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JBS USA DIRECTOR - SAFETY & HEALTH in Marshville, North Carolina

Title : Business Unit Safety & Health Director

Location : Sumter, SC or Marshville, NC

Duties :

The Business Unit Safety and Health Director , in conjunction withOperations M anagement, shall provide

support, counsel and direction for :

  • Champion and drive the Company’s Zero Severe Injury Vision.

  • Safety compliance and preven tion programs for the processing facilities , associated satellite facilities and Live Operations in the assigned Business Unit.

  • In conjunction with the Director of Fleet Safety, ensure DOT compliance and accident prevention programs for all transportation operatio ns within each assigned Complex in the Business Unit.

  • In conjunction with the Occupational Health Director , oversee the Occupational Health function (Medical Case M anagement, OSHA Recordkeeping , etc.) within each assigned C omplex in the Business Unit.

  • In coordination with Corporate Rick Management and our Third Party Administrator (TPA), provide active worke rs compensation case management and property protection insurance recommendations implementation.

  • Through the Complex Safety and Health Managers and Operations Management Teams in their assigned Business Unit, oversee and insure the communication, coordination and execution of Pilgrim’s safety strategies .

    The Business Unit Safety & Health Director shall be r esponsible for providing support for four Big Bird Debone Business Unit C omplexes ( Broadway, VA; Marshville, NC; Sumter, SC; Elberton, GA ) . The Business Unit Safety and Health Director will work closely with the Complex Safety and Health Manager s , Complex Manager s and Head of Operations for the ir assigned Business Unit . Estimate d travel will be appro ximately fifty percent ( 50 %).

    Support : The position has no direct reports.

    Reporting : The Business Unit Safety and Health Director r eports to the Head of Safety and Health .

    Key Performance Indicators:

  • DART Rate

  • Severe Injuries

  • DOT and O SHA Compliance

  • Workers compensation incurred cost

  • Corporate Safety Initiative Compliance

  • Safety Culture

    Education :

  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Safety Engineering/Management or related field with five or more years of industrial experience (prefer food industry ) or equivalent experience.

  • Professional certification is a plus.

    Skills Required:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Extensive knowledge in the areas of Workers Compensation, OSHA, DOT, etc. is essential.

  • Excellent computer skills.

  • Bi-lingual capabilities would be a plus.

    Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

    Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply