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Senior Occupational Health & Safety Specialist

Location
Belleville, Wisconsin
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
3 Sep 2022

Started in 1989, Duluth Trading Company is a team of tinkerers, taunters, fussers and fine-tuners who enjoy working hard just as much as our customers enjoy our hardworking gear. Duluth Trading Company's house of brands, including Duluth , AKHG and Best Made®, are all bonded by the belief that there's always got to be a better way

We're powered by the heart, grit and dedication of our band of hellbent tinkerers and taunters. While we never take ourselves too seriously, the same can't be said for the work we do. That's because our no bull brand is very serious about making the best apparel and gear for hardworking people looking to take on life with their own two hands. 

Favorites such as our Ballroom® Jeans, featuring crouch without the ouch, Buck Naked Underwear and No-Yank® Tanks reflect our attitude. We pride ourselves in outthinking, outsmarting and outcrafting average in everything we do! The talented people we seek want to be proud of where they work, have a commitment to do things better and be part of an omnichannel house of brands that knows where it's going.

What You'll Do:

  • Develop and Publish OSHA Compliance Standard Operating Procedures for material handling equipment, life safety devices/systems, and personal protective equipment
  • Collaborate with Distribution, HR and Talent Development to enhance safety orientation programs for Distribution and Retail teams. This will include but is not limited to Lift Truck, Lock Out Tag Out, Blood Borne Pathogen, General Safety Inspections, PPE and Hazardous Communication
  • Keep up to date and develop inspection processes per State and OSHA compliance standards.
  • Audit mandatory annual compliance training & acknowledgments.
  • Recommend ergonomic enhancements to workstations and job descriptions.
  • Complete workplace injury investigations and share recommendations
  • Maintain up-to-date OSHA 300 recordkeeping for each calendar year and facilitate posting requirements.
  • Support insurance claims specialists for WC/GL/PD claims.
  • Complete analysis of work-related incidents, investigate results and provide recommendations on mitigation to management.
  • Administer and update Material Safety Data Sheets platform as needed.
  • Develop Safety Committee topics and agendas for DC Security & Safety & Retail teams
  • Review and update emergency and severe weather procedures for Duluth Facilities as needed
  • Annual review and update of Distribution/Retail Safety inspections, reporting, and recordkeeping.
  • Ensure the presence of fire prevention equipment, safety equipment, and first-aid supplies
  • Investigate the adequacy of ventilation, exhaust equipment, lighting, and other conditions that could affect employee health, comfort, or performance.

What We're Looking For:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in Occupational Safety and Asset Protection
  • Degree or Equivalent experience in Safety rated field 
  • Certified Safety Profession (preferred)
  • OSHA Certification
  • First Aid & AED (preferred) 
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Ability to follow complex instructions
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong integrity, judgment and professionalism
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft

Physical Requirements:

  • Sitting up to 70% of work hours.
  • Continuous arm, hand, and wrist movement (ie: typing)
  • Occasional reaching, twisting, and bending.
  • Consistent moderate warehouse noise with occasional sirens depending on
  • Ability to perform work in cubicle workstations or an office setting.
  • Work in temperatures ranging from 65 - 75 degrees.
  • Travel up to 25% to Duluth Distribution Centers outside home state.

Who We Are:

We are a no bull brand that started in 1989 and we provide apparel and other gear for hardworking men and women. Favorites such as our Ballroom® Jeans featuring crouch without the ouch," Buck Naked Underwear and our Longtail T® Shirts that hide plumber's butt reflect our attitude.

The heart of Duluth Trading's success is creating one-of-a-kind men's and women's clothing, innovative tools and ingenious gadgets while being humorous storytellers. The talented people we seek want to be proud of where they work, have a commitment to do things better and be part of a retail, web and catalog apparel company that knows where it's going.

Benefits and Perks

As we continue to grow Duluth Trading Company and its house of brands, the perks have perked up, too. We've boosted an already impressive benefits package to include: unlimited paid time-off, 12-week full-pay parental leave, paid holiday time for the important observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Juneteenth, flexible schedules, and more! Why'd we go all out? Because our pursuit of a better way means that when it comes to great talent, better perks are a given.

Compensation: $50,000+ Salary

Compensation is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

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Details

  • Job Reference: 703104741-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Duluth Trading Company
  • Location: Belleville, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent