Safety Manager
BUNGE - Destrehan, LA

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Completion of a post-secondary education in a technical discipline or previous related industry experience is desired
  • Demonstrated commitment and attention to principals of a safe & healthy work environment
  • Proven leadership and supervisory skills within a team-oriented environment
  • Demonstrated success in the application of safety standards, compliance with safety regulations, and the promotion of a safe working environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in the use of personal computers and related business software such as Word, Excel, and Lotus Notes

  • Job Description:

    The position is responsible for the implementation of safety procedures and programs designed to ensure regulatory compliance and the minimization of industrial injuries and illnesses, worker’s compensation costs, property damage and general liability losses at the Destrehan, LA oilseed processing plant. In addition, this position is also responsible for day-to-day leadership, supervision, and coordination of production employees. Utilizing positive working relationships, this position leads employees toward achievement of daily production and quality standards in a safe and efficient manner.

    Essential Functions:
    • Ensure compliance with Bunge safety policies by all employees, contractors and visitors
    • Create/update/manage the plant health and safety programs
    • Coordinate safety committee activities
    • Develop and deliver safety training for employees, contractors and visitors
    • Manage worker’s compensation claims in conjunction with insurance companies and/or service companies
    • Oversees & promotes usage of the Bunge Near Miss Program with all employees
    • Trains, directs and develops hourly subordinates to meet the production requirements of the plant
    • Works with production and maintenance employees to resolve problems, increase efficiencies, improve productivity and maintain housekeeping
    • Administers the Collective Bargaining Agreement as it applies to the production department
    • Manage fire protection and security systems to protect from property loss
    • Serve as liaison with insurance company inspectors; coordinate responses to recommendations
    • Review all Bunge safety permits, i.e., hot work, confined space and air blow down
    • Work with Destrehan Grain Environmental Health and Safety Manager to coordinate safety activities between OPD and Grain at the Destrehan, LA location
    • Duties assigned or requested by management

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    Bunge North America (BNA) is the world's main squeeze. Its milling division, which operates five mills, is the largest corn dry miller...