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Safety Manager Job

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Rockford, IL, US, 61102 Morrow, GA, US, 30260 Renton, WA, US, 98055 Renton, WA, US, 98055 North Las Vegas, NV, US, 89115

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Parts is seeking a Safety Manager to drive a behavioral-based safety culture at our nine state of the art PACCAR Parts Distribution Centers (PDC) in North America. A passionate safety professional with a collaborative, proactive nature and demonstrated experience leading safety in a warehouse environment will thrive in this role. This person will directly impact the world-class culture for our PDC employees who deliver industry leading uptime in conjunction with our outstanding supply chain that delivers record levels of inventory availability for our dealers and customers.


PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:
•    Medical, Dental and Vision plan options
•    Flexible spending accounts and health savings account
•    401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%
•    Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement 
•    12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time 
•    Tuition reimbursement program
•    Paid short-and long-term disability program
•    Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
•    EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more


This position reports directly to the PACCAR Parts Director of HR and works in consultation with the PACCAR Parts Operations Leadership Team. 


The Safety Manager can be based out of:

•    Atlanta, GA
•    Las Vegas, NV
•    Rockford, IL 
•    Seattle, WA 


Job Functions / Responsibilities

•    Manage a comprehensive and sustainable safety program including prevention, inspection, investigation, and recording of incidents and related costs. Detect hazardous conditions, track and measure results and recommend as well as implement appropriate actions.
•    Provide leadership, training, and analysis to leadership, managers, supervisors, and associates in the identification of potential hazards and accident prevention.
•    Oversee the Division’s worldwide OSHA monthly and annual reporting and the U.S. state workers’ compensation programs, and Canadian (Ontario) WSIB including investigations, reporting, and collection of information for 3rd party claims management.
•    Responsible for coordinating global PDC continuous improvement program
•    Works with PACCAR Parts Human Resources Specialists in charge of PDC return-to-work programs and third-party Workers’ Compensation management agency.
•    Analyze, develop and implement preventive and corrective measures relating to processes, workstation layout, functional ergonomics, and/or personal protective equipment (PPE).
•    Proactively streamline safety processes and automate as appropriate.
•    Reviews and oversees the activities and effectiveness of North America PDC safety committees.
•    Oversees, administers and facilitates effective safety training program, and certify forklift and rolling stock certification processes at all PDC’s.
•    Maintain knowledge of and ensure compliance with North America applicable federal, state, and local laws.  Coordinate with OSHA inspectors, fire department inspections, and PACCAR insurance carriers.
•    Oversight of first responder training at all PDC’s. Maintain certification log and coordinate first responder training program.
•    Benchmark safety programs with other PACCAR locations as well as suppliers and PACCAR peer companies.
•    Implementation and oversight of “Stretch it out” program at all PDC’s.
•    Oversight of “Early Intervention” program at all PDC’s.
•    Responsible for oversight of annual drills (fire, tornado, active shooter) at all PDC’s
•    Evaluation and implementation of new hire safety training program for PACCAR Parts.
•    Maintain employee certification logs / ensure certifications for employees at all PDC’s
•    Facility safety & ergonomic inspections at all PDC’s

Qualifications  & Skills

•    Trained in site inspection, safety observations, risk assessment and formal job analysis.
•    Trained and experienced in state and federal compliance, industrial hygiene, hazard analysis and recognition, continuous improvement principles and root cause analysis.
•    Working experience in operations setting with ISO 45001 and/or OHSAS 18001 certification standards preferred.
•    Trained in performing effective ergonomic assessments in a distribution environment is a plus.
•    DOT compliance knowledge is helpful.
•    Able to travel 50%. 

Education & Experience
•    Bachelor’s degree in safety management, Occupational Health or Industrial Safety.
•    Masters’ Degree in applicable field is preferred.
•    Professional certification in safety, industrial hygiene or ergonomics preferred.  CSP or ASP certification is preferred.
•    5 years of closely related industrial safety and health experience.

Additional Job Board Information
•    PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer.
•    PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
•    PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions and increases employee engagement.


Company Information
PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!
Division Information
PACCAR Parts is the global provider of aftermarket parts and services to support Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and TRP dealers around the world. This includes 18 distribution centers globally that support 2,200 dealerships and over 1,000,000 customers. Aftermarket support includes world class customer centers that deliver industry leading uptime in conjunction with our outstanding supply chain that delivers record levels of inventory availability for dealers and customers.

Nearest Major Market: Rockford

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