Job ID: 3191517 

Our Award Winning Client is seeking a talented Safety Manager to join their dynamic team. This is a full-time onsite position with paid relocation available. Our client has received numerous awards and operates nationally, offering an excellent opportunity for career growth.


  • Provide visible and active leadership to achieve outstanding safety results.
  • Collaborate with various departments, including operations, maintenance, and management.
  • Train both salaried and hourly employees, fostering safety leadership skills.
  • Manage the safety team, develop safety coordinators, and maintain strong relationships with other EHS team members and department leaders.
  • Influence Business Unit operations teams to incorporate health and safety systems and processes.
  • Support operations through planned and annual outage support.
  • Identify and implement health and safety best practices.
  • Assign and track safety activities, corrective action plans, and tasks.
  • Lead incident investigations, complete investigation files, and manage the worker’s compensation process.
  • Participate in required internal and external EHS audits and inspections.
  • Manage energy control, hearing conservation, and chemical management programs.
  • Implement systems to improve and sustain results.
  • Conduct qualitative exposure assessments and develop exposure monitoring strategies.
  • Develop and conduct health and safety training for mill employees and management.
  • Manage the mill safety program by coordinating activities of the employee-based safety team, conducting safety observations, and leading hazard assessments.
  • Lead and maintain Contractor safety efforts; assist in the development of contractor work plans and monitor compliance.
  • Participate and support joint safety committee.
  • Maintain files, permits, inspections, and certifications.
  • Implement and manage health and safety standards and program elements.

Desired Skills: The successful candidate should possess the ability to instill safety as a core value, quickly acquire knowledge of mill equipment, and effectively communicate with individuals at all levels. Other desired skills include:

  • Inclusive leadership approach.
  • Understanding of Human Organization Performance.
  • Utilization of change management processes.
  • Strong organizational skills to handle multiple tasks effectively.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ management experience in heavy manufacturing/industrial environments.
  • Experience in a pulp and paper mill preferred.
  • Lean/six sigma certifications are a plus.
  • Flexibility to be on call or work off hours as needed.

Bonus Opportunity: A bonus opportunity is available for the successful candidate.

Benefits: Our Award Winning Client offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, welfare, and retirement plans. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term and Long-term Disability, 401(k), Company-funded retirement contributions, Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), Student Loan Repayment Assistance, and Voluntary Benefits.

Career Development: Joining Our Award Winning Client means access to leadership training and promotional opportunities, contributing to building a better future for people, the plant, and the company.

Company Culture: Experience a workplace that promotes employee well-being through safe, caring, and inclusive environments. Learn Safety Leadership Principles and engage in Employee Networking Circles. Bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly diverse culture.

About Our Award Winning Client: Our Award Winning Client is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., with approximately 38,000 colleagues globally, they produce corrugated packaging products and pulp for various applications. Net sales for 2022 were $21.2 billion. Visit [Our Client’s Website] for more information.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Our Award Winning Client is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note: Resumes will be maintained in strict confidentiality until such time as we engage in a detailed discussion regarding a specific opportunity, and both parties mutually agree to proceed. We consistently receive new opportunities every day. Should your professional background closely align with the specific requirements of Our Award Winning Client, we will promptly reach out to you to initiate further exploration of potential opportunities.

US Citizenship or Green Card Holders only apply

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Vanceboro
Date Posted: 02/07/2024

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