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Safety Director

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Hertford

Location: Cofield, NC, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

The role of the Safety Director includes, but is not limited to, working closely with Nucor Steel Hertford Teammates, Contractors and Leadership to drive continuous improvement in safety culture, performance and safety systems.  The Safety Director will interpret and practically apply regulatory and consensus standards (OSHA, NFPA, NRC, etc.), develop and update policies and procedures, conduct and document incident investigations, safety inspections/audits, develop action plans and follow up, conduct safety training, participate in emergency response teams and lead our health professionals. The Safety Director will champion and direct our NC Star certification and other internal safety programs.  This position requires a willingness to spend time on the floor to obtain an understanding of operations for their area and build rapport with the team. The successful candidate must be available and willing to respond to safety needs, both during and after office hours.  Occasional overnight travel will be required as well. Safety is our #1 Value at Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, and procedures at all times. Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years safety experience in an industrial environment.
  • Proven knowledge of Occupation, Safety and Health regulations.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Occupational Safety & Health or equivalent
  • First Responder / EMT certification or willingness to obtain
  • Industrial Hygiene, Behavior-Based Safety and Worker’s Compensation experience
  • Safety training experience and certification (30-hour, fall protection, LOTOTO, etc.)
  • 45001 and VPP experience. GSP or CSP certification or equivalent


Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace


Nearest Major Market: Raleigh