Safety ManagerWeyerhaeuser Company. - Cottage Grove, OR
Weyerhaeuser, in Cottage Grove, OR, has an immediate opening for a Safety Manager. This position is salaried, exempt. Pay is competitive, and depends on experience. Total compensation includes a generous benefit package.
The Cottage Grove Lumber operation is located approximately 30 miles south of Eugene, Oregon, and consists of a log yard, sawmill, planer/finishing department, and shipping department. This facility operates 7 days a week 24 hours a day, receiving logs and shipping product 5 days a week with 206-220 hourly employees and 18-22 salaried employees.
* An emphasis on safety * Excellent wages and benefits * Opportunities to learn and grow
At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren't just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees and their skill and ingenuity are the real reason we've been in business for over 100 years.
Key Functions, to be performed safely:
* Actively lead and personally participate in the plantwide safety program * Role model for team members appropriate on-the-job behavior, integrity, fairness, and positive work attitude * Ensure safe work environment * Engage in process improvement * Provide safety support, coaching, and feedback/direction * Work successfully within a union environment with union-selected safety leaders * Set safety strategy * Facilitate plant-wide safety committee meetings * Develop and implement written procedures and programs to include: LOTO, fall protection, confined space, hearing protection, forklift, respiratory protection, dust abatement * Develop behavior-based safety programs * Interface with workerâ€™s comp, injured employees, and nurse case managers * Serve as a subject matter expert * Prepare for and oversee internal and external audits * Promote and manage change
* Wear all safety equipment and obey all safety rules * Exhibit and role model safe work practices * Be able to work in extreme temperatures, in dusty and noisy conditions, work from heights, and in confined/restricted areas * Be able to lift 2-20 pounds regularly, climb steps and ladders, and stand or work from 2-3 hours at a time for 10 hours * Successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen, background check, and physical upon accepted job offer * Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship
* 5 yearsâ€™ experience in any combination of the following: * College coursework * Safety Role * Wood products experience * Leadership position * Excellent communication skills * Willingness to work nights, weekends, and holidays on an as needed/occasional basis
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. Weâ€™re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.*We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. *
/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./
Human Resources & Health/Safety/Quality
25 days 21 hours ago
applySafety Manager Weyerhaeuser Company. - Cottage Grove, OR, United States
Weyerhaeuser Company began more than 100 years ago with 900,000 acres of timberland, three employees and a small office in Tacoma, Washington. Our company's namesake, Frederick Weyerhaeuser, and our original investors were forest industry experts who contributed capital and, perhaps more important, their experience, reputations and values to the new business. Forestry expertise and commitment to values has held Weyerhaeuser in good stead for more than a century. Today we own or manage 20.3 million acres of timberland with offices or operations in 11 countries.
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