Safety and Health Specialist (Waterloo, IA) (291355) Iowa, USA

Position Summary:
Manage all aspects of Industrial Safety and Health related issues for the Waterloo, IA location. Duties include, but are not limited to: Coordination of all training to meet state and federal OSHA requirements, maintaining all records in compliance with state and federal OSHA requirements, procurement of all safety supplies and equipment, managing hazard communication program, conducting accident and near miss investigations and keep records on all near misses or OSHA recordable incidents, manage workers’ compensation claims, lead all safety and ergonomic inspections, conduct new hire safety orientations.

• Maintain understanding and knowledge of current federal, state, and company regulations and policies. Inform organization of changes and administer actions to maintain compliance.
• Perform Job Hazard Analysis, System Auditing, and Ergonomic Task Analysis.
• Coordinate and Conduct injury review process to determine and correct root cause.
• Assist in leading and implementing injury reduction efforts. Promote “Zero Injury Culture” initiative.
• Assist in leading and implementing injury reduction efforts. Promote “Zero Injury Culture” initiative.
• Track and report operational safety performance.
• Analyze new equipment and verify operator safety.
• Conduct safety training programs for all levels of operation.
• Provide leadership and drive for plant safety committees.
• Function as emergency coordinator and develop/drive emergency response initiatives.
• Assist in leading operation to best practice and best in class for safety efforts.
• Assist organization by participating in special taskforce assignments and special projects.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Flexibility to work multiple shifts as necessary.
• Ability to Multi-task and balance priorities.
• Demonstrated ability to achieve results with efficiency and effectiveness.
• Dedicated and committed safety leadership and presence.
Solid people skills with professional demeanor.
• Ability to teach others and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.
• 5 years experience leading all aspects of industrial safety and health and worker’s compensation requirements in a manufacturing operation.

Education Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Business, or Engineering.


At MasterBrand Cabinets, we understand the importance of working hard and living well. It’s our people-first company philosophy and the very foundation that allows top talent to feel valued and fulfilled. With annual revenue of more than $1 billion, we reward individual contribution, promote career mobility, and allow you to grow as we do. But, perhaps the best part of working at MasterBrand comes when you realize the people you work with have become the people you rely on, care for, and partner with at every turn. Discover what the heart of a great company can do for your future. Discover the people of MasterBrand.

MasterBrand Cabinets offers competitive compensation and benefits, including paid holidays and vacations, 401k, and medical/dental/vision insurance.

In order to be considered for employment, you must complete an Application for Employment in its entirety. Only applications that are fully completed shall be considered by MBCI.

You will be contacted for an interview if MBCI believes you may be qualified for an open position(s). If you are made an offer of employment, the offer of employment will be contingent upon successfully completing: (1) a background check; and (2) a drug screen. In addition, prior to reporting to active employment, you will need to verify eligibility for employment in the United States.

MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran.

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