Safety Professional
Job Details
WA - Longview, WA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Job Overview


From its world-class manufacturing facility in Longview WA., NORPAC delivers a broad range of high-quality papers to customers across the United States and around the world. NORPAC makes environmentally conscious packaging paper, copy paper and printing paper grades.


NORPAC is looking for an experienced Safety Professional


Background: This position is in the Environmental, Health and Safety Department (EHS), and reports up to the EHS Manager.


Job Duties and Qualifications


Key Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Responsible for OSHA, L&I regulation review, development and compliance
  • Provide a lead role in the development, implementation and management of safety strategies and goals for mill
  • Conduct safety meetings, audits and inspections to ensure compliance with applicable safety regulations
  • Works collaboratively across the organization at all levels to mentor, coach, guide and model best safety practices. Reinforce world class safety culture development processes
  • Plans, implements, and ensures delivery of preventative care, safety, and compliance training programs
  • Provide technical safety support as needed
  • Ensure timely and accuracy of all required reporting including but not limited to OSHA 300 annual log and reporting
  • Review, edit, optimize as needed all safety policies and programs
  • Investigate accidents and train leaders how to properly investigate and follow up on safety incidents
  • Oversee safety reports, data and statistics and communicate to all levels of the organization
  • Model, support and drive our actively caring safety culture


Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • BS/BA degree Industrial Hygiene or related field and/or equivalent education/experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of Safety Management related work experience
  • Current certifications in First Aid, CPR certification or ability to obtain within 60 days of employment
  • Risk assessment/management
  • Thorough knowledge of health and safety laws and guidelines
  • Detail oriented and ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong team-based and change management skills
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and mentoring skills

Safety experience in a heavy industrial environment
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified in risk management and health/safety management