SAFETY AND QUALITY CONTROL COORDINATOR in Milwaukee, WI at Parallel Employment Group

Date Posted: 9/7/2017

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SAFETY AND QUALITY COORDINATOR- Plastics Industry - Glendale, WI

This exciting direct hire salaried position offers an opportunity to provide safety and quality training and ensure compliance. Recommends and implements action plans to help protect workers from potentially hazardous work methods, processes, or materials. Outstanding Benefits: 10 paid holidays, accrued vacation in the first year, free health insurance first of the month after hire if you take the health assessments. Utilize your: BA/BS in Occupational Safety or Quality related field preferred or relevant work experience, and five (5) or more years of experience in a manufacturing environment.

Safety Responsibilities:

• Conducts safety audits and hazard assessments. Inspect and evaluate workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulations and make recommendations for improvement.

• Designs and conducts safety training, meetings, education programs, and demonstrates the use of safety equipment for all three Pitt Plastics, Inc facilities. * Develops and enforces appropriate safety rules, policies and procedures.

• Investigate incidents, report only, first-aid and near misses to identify causes and to determine how such accidents might be prevented in the future.

• Acts as contact representative for all incident reporting information both to and from Inteplast Corporate Safety * Report or review findings from incident investigations, facilities inspections, or environmental testing.

• Inspect specified areas to ensure the presence of fire prevention equipment, safety equipment, and first-aid supplies.

• Compile, analyze, and interpret statistical data related to occupational illness and accidents.

• Maintain all safety record keeping documents including; OSHA 300 logs, investigations, corrective actions and job safety analysis.

• Work closely with HR to manage workers compensation claims and return to work programs.

• Expectations would be that a minimum of fifty percent (50%) of your time per week will be focused on this role.
In the event of OSHA visit, incident investigation or other high priority safety issue may require immediate focus and additional time allocation to this role.

• Provides documentation and communications of inspections results including necessary corrective measures.

• Provide Assist in new employee occupational health and safety orientation.

• Assists in the enforcement of Inteplast safety policies and environmental health guidelines

• Recommend the purchase of needed safety equipment and supplies.

• Maintain an open line of communicate directly to the Plant Manager and Supervisors; for follow up or action on any safety concerns, complaints, incidents or issues. * Provides or oversees technical testing and surveillance services as may be necessary (IH sampling/annual hearing test)

• Assures that all programs and training are in compliance with all applicable Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA) standards.

• Leads by example at all times, clearly setting a high expectation for safety and teamwork.

Quality Responsibilities:

• Investigate all plant quality issues.

• Work with Production management and Customer Service to investigate/solve quality issues.

• Write, create, revise procedures and work instructions for all departments and train as needed.

• Work with Customers and suppliers to investigate quality issues.

• Create and/or write communication documents for Sales/Management upon request.

• Control of Documents

• Control of Records

• Conduct Internal Audits to assure compliance.

• Perform customer required testing; prepare for and oversee customer audits/visits .

• Communicate product non-conformances to production supervision in order to maintain efficiency and produce as little scrap as possible.

• Verifies specified dimensions of product or material. * Selects products for tests at specified states in production process and test for variety of qualities, including purchased finished goods.

• Ensure samples, either raw materials or production are provided by production personnel and tested in a timely manner.
Essential functions and abilities:

• Ability to quickly move your hand, your hands together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, lift, manipulate or assemble objects. (many duties require hand over hand movement) (frequently)

• Ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands.

• Must be able to see in low light conditions, hear, and speak clearly.

• Ability to stand and change positions frequently over an eight-hour period.

• Ability to exert muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects. (Lifting requirements up to and including 50 lbs) (frequently) Must be able to balance rolls

• Ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and or legs.
Must be able to reach and lift up to 50 lbs above shoulders (frequently) reaching above head (occasionally), stooping (occasionally), twisting (occasionally), and bending at waist (occasionally).

• Ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles repeatedly or continuously to lift objects. (frequently)

• Ability to quickly respond (with the hand, finger, or foot) to a signal (sound, light, picture) when it appears.

• Ability to work in environment that is extremely hot, humid in the summer months, and cold in the winter months.

• Vision - The ability to see details at close range. The ability to see in low light conditions.

• Selective Attention - The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.

•Memorization - The ability to remember information such as words, numbers, and procedures.

• Wrist-Finger Speed - The ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. (typing) * Information Ordering - The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order.

• Oral Expression/Comprehension - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand. T he ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.

• Written Comprehension/Expression - The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.

• Time Sharing - The ability to shift back and forth between two or more activities or sources of information (such as speech, sounds, touch, or other sources).

• Attention to Detail - Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.

• Dependability - Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.

• Independence - Job requires developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.

• Cooperation - Integrity - Job requires being honest and ethical.

• Initiative - Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.

• Adaptability/Flexibility - Job requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.

• Analytical Thinking - Job requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.

• Achievement/Effort - Job requires establishing and maintaining personally challenging achievement goals and exerting effort toward mastering tasks.

• Innovation - Job requires creativity and alternative thinking to develop new ideas for and answers to work-related problems.

Sorry, no relocation benefit is available.

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