Safety Officer in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 3/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/31/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Safety Officer

Job Category: Corporate Services

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Safety Officer.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Safety Officer Responsibilities
  • Enforces all procedures regarding property/equipment
  • Ensures civil rights of trainees and staff are not violatedand proceedings are in compliance with DOL, ResCare and legalguidelines.
  • Maintains effective public contact and communication.
  • Oversees annual Center fire inspection with local FireMarshall, and annual inspection of fire safety equipment.
  • Conducts and participates in weekly and quarterlyenvironmental safety inspections
  • Ensures compliance with OSHA regulations and health andsafety practices.
  • Ensures compliance with all DOL guidelines, OFCCPregulations, Job Corps notices and bulletins, ResCare and Centerpolicies and procedures.
  • Provides support to ODJCC Staff, Instructors, and Students.
  • Serves as a positive role model for trainees by reinforcingsafety practices.
  • Maintain timely accurate log reports
  • Transports students as assigned
  • Assist with the monitoring of the visitor center as needed.
  • Investigates safety incidents on Center and provides clearand accurate reports.
  • Safety inspection of work base sites
  • Flexible, adjusts workload to accommodate changes inpriorities/work done.
  • Conducts in-service training for Center staff as required.
  • Conducts training for subordinates in all aspects of Centersafety and security.
  • Oversee the Safety Cadre Program
  • Facilitate the monthly Safety Committee meetings
  • Oversee the fire safety program
  • Reports significant/major incidents or accidents.
  • Cooperates in external/internal investigations as requested.
  • Completes PRH, ResCare, Inc. and Center training asrequired and demonstrates competencies accordingly.
  • Monitor and inspect Center equipment and material.
  • Other duties assigned

Specific Requirements

Qualifications:
Two years related experience.

Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety or related field. Combination of education and experience may be substituted for degree on a year-for-year basis.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
CPR/First Aid & Valid VA Drivers License

Additional Information



Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

2800 AIRPORT HWY , SAN MARCOS, TX 78666 USA