University of Washington School of Public Health
Safety Program Manager - Port of Longview
Closing Date: December 19, 2018
Posted: November 30, 2018
The Safety Program Manager leads a coordinated effort to create and maintain a culture of safety resulting in safe work practices and the reduction of injuries and hazards to employees, customers and visitors. This position will create, maintain, and implement, through day-to-day operations and required trainings, the Port’s Safety program port wide, which includes programs that are specific to Port Operations, Maintenance and Administrative departments.
This position is responsible for identifying the risk and loss exposures facing the Port, evaluating and implementing appropriate risk control options and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to create policies, plans and procedures related to injury prevention, employee safety and health, risk transfer, emergency response, natural hazard mitigation and business continuity. This position also promotes industry resiliency through on-going emergency management programs, trainings and activities. Responsibilities will include coordination and supervision of safety consultants.Skills/Eligibility:
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or
university with course work in occupational safety, industrial hygiene, safety and health, emergency management, risk management, or associated related fields. An equivalent combination of education and experience can be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
Previous job experience requires a minimum of 3 years of safety related experience. Completion of National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) training courses IS-100, IS-200, IS-300, IS-400 and IS-700 is preferred. Prior collaborative work experience involving trade represented employee groups (especially in the maritime environment) is highly desirable. A valid Driver’s License and ability to obtain a Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) is a requirement of the position. Experience in Emergency Management is highly desirable.How to Apply: