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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Simsboro, Louisiana
United States
Job Categories:
Safety Manager/Coordinator: Single site
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Experience level:
3-5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Safety Manager

The Safety Manager serves as the primary site resource to ensure all safety expectations are understood for the manufacturing site  This role provides leadership, coordination and technical expertise in all areas of safety, health, and industrial hygiene compliance to achieve excellence and an injury free work place   This position will have the accountability for establishing reliable methods for improving safety performance; nourishing a culture in which safety is an overriding value in all activities and in which every team member assumes accountability for safety and assuring compliance with all regulatory requirements. This position reports to the Mill Manager, with responsibilities to the Regional Safety Manager

Key Functions:
The essence of this role requires a highly motivated, people-oriented person for the proactive, practical application of safety commitment to the operation and to the day-to-day behaviors of all team members  This individual will provide leadership in developing, implementing and managing safety policies, procedures, practices, and projects.

Accountabilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Build a positive working relationship with all regulatory agencies
  • Serves as a primary contact for all corporate & regulatory agency requests and inquiries
  • Involves & engages team members in developing an associate-driven safety plans, to include safety processes and performance measures 
  • Provides leadership to safety steering team
  • Provides safety coaching and recognition to all  team members and contractors
  • Responds to & participates in the investigation of safety incidents and interacts with the designated Emergency Response Team 
  • Develops an effective communication process to make safety priorities and performance visible 
  • Coaches and works with mill members to be a visible role model of incident prevention and safe work practices 
  • Provides technical support for on-going problem solving and safety investigations
  • Ensures systems are in place for an effective safety program while maintaining compliance with regulatory/corporate guidelines, applicable record keeping, reporting, safety statistics and trend analysis 
  • Set safety objectives and targets to ensure that goals are achieved
  • Provide leadership, coordination and technical expertise in the areas of health and safety and support the site in training and developmental requirements
  • Oversees workers compensation claims
  • Responsible for coordinating internal and external audits that support the Health and Safety exchange
  • Support and/or lead safety compliance audits at the facility
  • Role model all standards/processes and on-the-job behavior by living our core principles of integrity, fairness, & creating a positive inclusive work environment


  • BS/BA degree or higher in related field
  • Minimum two years safety Manager experience
  • Demonstrated track record in leading a successful safety program
  • Strong, engaging, people-centered leadership style 
  • Understands safety compliance auditing process and ability to complete an internal audit/review
  • Technical expertise in safety to include regulatory requirements, OSHA record keeping, workers compensation, and industrial hygiene regulations  
  • Experience in Safety Incident Investigations
  • Knowledge of chemical and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) systems management
  • Ability to develop and effectively deliver safety training
  • Project management skills to include the ability to develop and implement safety processes
  • Proactive, assertive and ability to work with a sense of urgency 
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and work under pressure and meet deadlines 
  • Demonstrated computer skills and proficiency in MS Office and knowledge of health & safety programs
  • High level of integrity, strong work ethic, good judgment and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a highly demanding environment

The following qualifications are preferred:

  • Manufacturing experience in a continuous  operation
  • Safety & industrial hygiene certification and/or training

About Wood Products

Serving the residential, multi-family and light commercial markets, our Wood Products businesses manufacture a wide range of structural framing materials and provides seamless building solutions, from design to installation to support. These teams move fast, work smart and never stop pushing to be and stay number one in the industry.

About Weyerhaeuser

We grow trees and make forest products that improve lives in fundamental ways. Our wood products are used to build homes, where families are sheltered and raised. Our cellulose fibers are used to make diapers and other hygiene products that keep people clean and healthy. We innovate to use trees in products you may not expect, such as fabric, plastics and energy. We’re serious about safety, focused on performance and proud of what we do. In every corner of our company, you’ll find talented people who care about each other, the communities where we operate, and the planet we all share.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to join us as we work together to grow a truly great company for our shareholders, customers and employees.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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