Safety Engineer

Nov 06, 2018

Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corporation of America
Newnan, GA

Safety engineer utilizes combined knowledge of engineering, health and safety requirements to reduce hazards / risk and promote well-being in YMMC processes and programs. Position works cross-functionally with other Yamaha departments and interacts with government, business partners and community. Knowledge of regulatory requirements, management systems and ability to apply programs in industrial manufacturing environment required.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for supporting, improving and maintaining YMMC Safety Programs
  • Coordinate safety training development and implementation
  • Conduct Safety Training
  • Conduct Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) and New Process / Equipment Review
  • Ensure follow up and completion of identified action items
  • Coordinate incident investigations and prevention of reoccurrence action implementation
  • Conduct internal audits
  • Maintain EHS equipment
  • Support EHS, ISO, CSR and Corporate activities Identify and implement safety improvements Facilitate safety meetings
  • Participate in kaizen and small group safety projects
  • Maintain records and required information for government reporting
  • Create analysis tracking / graphing and safety communication

Education / Experience

  • 2 or 4 year Degree (preferably in Safety/Health or Engineering) and a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a manufacturing safety role

Other Required Skills

  • Must have good knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Standards
  • Excellent computer proficiency required (MS-Excel, Powerpoint, Word)
  • High level of writing skill required Audit and investigation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work professionally in teams

Preferred Skills

  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)
  • Experience implementing ergonomics programs
  • Web based training development

Additional Requirements

  • Training development and program implementation experience required
  • Knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Standards
  • Experience with and knowledge of Safety Management Systems such as ISO45001

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