Arcosa Marine is searching for a Health and Safety Coordinator in our Caruthersville, MO barge manufacturing plant.
Arcosa Marine is a leading U.S. manufacturer of barges that transport dry and liquid cargoes on inland waterways. Arcosa Marine manufactures tank barges that carry petroleum and other refined products, chemicals, fertilizer, ethanol, and other liquid cargoes. Arcosa Marine also manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges that transport a variety of products, such as grain, coal, and aggregates.
In this role, you will be assisting with the development, communication, implementation, monitoring and auditing of health and safety programs within Arcosa Marine. Also, you will be providing first-aid and/or facilitating medical treatment for employees.
What You'll Do:
Prepare and maintain records concerning occupational injuries and illnesses.
Administer first aid to employees.
Arrange for emergency medical treatment of injured employees.
Transport injured employees to hospital/clinic.
Audit plant shop areas and contact managers and supervisors to implement actions for the correction of hazardous situations to comply with OSHA, EPA, company and/or DOT regulations.
Ensure continued adherence of safety rules and procedures.
Monitor work practices and safety equipment.
Monitor environmental conditions including housekeeping, painting, welding fumes, and hazardous waste.
Investigate employee complaints concerning unsafe working conditions.
Issue, order, and maintain safety equipment.
Audit and maintain safety records.
Prepare reports in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Respond to workplace safety or security emergencies and issues.
What You'll Need:
High School diploma or equivalent with 2 - 4 years of related experience at a minimum.
First Aid/CPR/AED Certified.
Some knowledge of general office practices.
Ability to maintain accurate, organized records.
Ability to operate commonly used office equipment, including personal computers and Microsoft applications.
Ability to follow directions and interact effectively with plant personnel.
Must have excellent interpersonal skills.
Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish) is strongly preferred.
Predictable, regular attendance is required.
Willing to work overtime, weekends, and holidays when needed.