Safety Consultant - MSHA - Mining/Construction

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Safety Consultant - MSHA - Mining/Construction - Nationwide

Amerisafe Group is seeking seven (7) Safety Professionals to work various safety management positions, nationwide.

Requirements:

  • 2-5 years' safety experience in a mining construction environment
  • Must have valid MSHA certfication
  • Safety degree, preferred.
  • Available to long work hours, including weekends
  • The ability to evaluate technical information regarding workplace safety
  • Proficiency with basic computer programs such as Microsoft Office
  • The ability to identify safety threats
  • Ability to teach peers and subordinates safety skills in a concise manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Responsibilities:

  • Investigate specific incidents & complaints to identify improvement strategies
  • Provide risk assessments and training to reduce risk in various workplaces
  • Inspect sites and identify potential OSHA & safety hazards, documenting recommendations
  • Present safety information to employees & management
  • Apply knowledge related to industrial workplace hazards & accident prevention in their workplace
  • Communicate with external resources such as hospitals, local fire departments, & rescue teams so that the proper emergency personnel are available
  • Review accident reports and document accidents using the proper forms & protocols, inspect facilities
  • Engage in worker safety training
  • Conduct tests of environmental and workplace quality factors to comply with local, state, & federal laws regarding radiation, air quality, and other hazards
  • Research and present data related to employee accidents and hazards,
  • Install or oversee the installation of safety devices and protective equipment.
  • Lead workshops and interventions to improve safety behaviors and equipment usage.
  • Inspect machinery and safety gear to ensure their proper operation and workers' protection