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Safety Coordinator - Morris, IL

Morris, IL, US, 60450

Oldcastle Architectural
APG Central

 

Job ID:  268179

 

Northfield, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG.  APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 195 operating locations and more than 6,500 employees.

 

Job Summary

 

The Safety Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the plant’s EH&S program to include OSHA, Oldcastle, and EPA requirements.  Testing will need be completed completed frequently to keep up with OSHA and Oldcastle standards.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Administer and maintain EH&S program
  • Routinely inspect/observe plant equipment and activities for safe processes
  • Prepare and submit all required reports to Oldcastle or applicable agency
  • Keep the plant in compliance with EH&S regulations
  • Perform Silica testing to keep us in compliance required by OSHA Conduct
  • Routinely inspect/observe plant equipment and activities for safe processes
  • Safety toolbox talk with employees
  • Attend monthly safety committee meeting
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as needed

 

Qualifications

 

Experience

 

  • Experience with lab and testing procedures preferred
  • Experience with safety programs and compliance
  • Some experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Some mechanical aptitude or experience with production processing equipment preferred
  • Some experience working with EH&S programs/agencies

 

Skills and Abilities

 

  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Must be able to problem-solve, with a strong sense of goal attainment
  • Good housekeeping skills required
  • Ability to influence thinking, deal with and overcome resistance and objections, and to motivate change

 

Requirements / Education / Experience

 

  • High school degree required; Associates Degree preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and operations manuals and follow step by step instructions
  • Adequate computer skills

 

Physical Environment

 

  • Lift objects weighing up to 80 pounds each
  • Endure intermittent bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, stooping and reaching
  • Standing for extended period of time
  • Able to work under extreme conditions such as hot or cold temperatures, noise, dust and dirt

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Northfield, a CRH company,  is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

Date Posted:  Apr 3, 2021


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