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Safety Engineer

Kelly Engineering Resources Elk Grove Village Full-Time
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Kelly Engineering Resources has an outstanding contract to hire opportunity for a mid to Senior level Safety Engineer/Manager or Industrial Hygienist. This role is with a chemical and chemical process equipment manufacturer located in the NW suburbs. This is a ground floor opportunity to build & implement a safety program from scratch for 3 plants.  Essential Responsibilities for the Safety Engineer

  • Develop and implement plant wide safety program the meets environmental and OSHA standards, improves worker safety and reduces potential for injury or loss
  • Review existing processes, procedures and policies
  • Write new procedures, policies, training programs, etc.
  • Review operations, equipment, and assess workers' exposure to workplace hazards with:
    • Machinery 
    • Caustic Chemical usage & storage
    • Use of PPE
    • Emissions
  • Develop a plan that minimizes the potential for injury, exposure to chemical emissions
  • Review existing building infrastructure to ensure facility systems and building integrity meet operational requirements, safety and environmental standards
  • Execute and implement EHS program including training, project execution as required.
  • Stay current on changes to industry standards, OSHA & environmental requirements

Qualifications of the Successful Safety Engineer

  • Bachelor/Master degree - Industrial Engineering, Safety Engineering, Industrial Hygiene
  • OSHA, CSP or CIH certifications required.
  • Record of designing and implement a EHS program is required as there is no program in place.
  • Minimum of 5 years safety engineering experience is required.
  • Extended overnight travel to Texas or California will be required, as program is scaled to other plants.
  • Must able to work and coordinate with all levels of plant staff.

Why Kelly®?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

About Kelly Services®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit URL blocked - click to apply and connect with us on URL blocked - click to apply, URL blocked - click to apply and URL blocked - click to apply.

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