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Launch Safety Lead

  • Location
    • Moraine, Ohio
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


On-site: This position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis

The Role:        

The Safety Supervisor is responsible for supporting a site for implementation of the safety process. The Safety Supervisor is responsible for analyzing and identifying strategies for a site or region that align with company strategies. The Safety Supervisor will have the ability to collaborate cross functionally across all levels of a site or region to lead and engage resources. This position often requires high level of communication skill to influence others within the organization to accept new concepts, practices, and approaches, where influences do not align. The ability to tell identify when something is likely to go wrong and reacting accordingly to bring up or engage the right resource to initiate problem solving is critical. Join the Workplace Safety organization and help us influence others to live the values that return people home safely.

What You'll Do:

  • Supports a site in the implementation of Safety processes.
  • Develops valuable strategic direction that drives successful execution of Global Workplace Safety Strategy Deployment at the site/country/regional level.
  • Responsible for driving successful execution of the annual GWS action plans at the sites, providing site GWS Resources with clear direction, education and tools to be effective roadblock busters for their respective functions, requiring local/regional regulatory requirements and GM requirements are understood, implemented, and assessed at all led sites.
  • Partners with their peers to share and demonstrate good practices across their sites, supports the site operations leadership, developing and educating direct reports, and other key GWS functions at the sites
  • Meets with union representatives and works through resolution of issues *Assists or directs the resolution of government Safety violations or citations *Performs other tasks As assigned.

Additional Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment
  • Previous safety experience in machinery design and revision
  • Machine installation experience in plant construction

What Can Give You a Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications):

  • MPS, SCS control system knowledge
  • Previous launch experience in a manufacturing environment  
  • Previous leadership/supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment  


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