Safety and Health Manager

Sacramento, California

Build Your Career. Build America’s Future.

Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. When you join Vulcan, it’s more than starting an exciting career – you get to make a difference for millions of people every day across the country.

When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is valued. No matter the role or the location across the country, every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing the right thing, the right way, at the right time.

Corporate Safety and Health Manager
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What You’ll Do:

Champion Safety. Take an active role in prioritizing safety for yourself and others to ensure all assigned plants have zero accidents and are in total compliance with all Vulcan and MSHA policies and procedures.

Conduct Inspections and Audits. Conduct MSHA and OSHA compliance inspections, audits, and accident/incident investigations. Develop inspection and audit checklists. Participate in management systems audits and plant inspections. Assist the divisions in developing, implementing, and auditing management systems to prevent losses. Track and follow-up audit findings.

Monitor Health and Safety Regulations. Stay ahead of all existing and proposed changes in occupational health and safety regulations. Interpret and apply MSHA and OSHA regulations to all plants and operations.

Identify Risks. Identify and evaluate risks associated with surface or underground mining, asphalt, ready-mix, heavy-duty ships, transportation, and processing of construction materials.

Investigate Accidents. Participate in investigations of accidents and near misses and the identification of root causes and corrective actions. Maintain a database of accurate injury and safety information.

Administer Programs and Training. Assist in developing and administering programs, such as Division and Company Safety and Health Programs and Policies, the Industrial Hygiene/Occupational Health program, Emergency Response Planning, the Continuous Materials Inventory program, Accident Prevention Initiatives, and Regulatory Compliance training.

Collaborate with Others. Work closely to establish effective relationships with customers, co-workers, contractors, suppliers, and government officials that reflect and support company core values and meet or exceed Vulcan’s safety expectations.

Additional Responsibilities. Other duties as assigned.

Skills You’ll Need:

Experience. Must have experience in industrial or ready-mix industry operations.

Education. BA/BS is required, preferably in human resources, business, safety and health, industrial hygiene, organizational development, or a related field. CSP or CMSP preferred.

Operational Knowledge. Knowledge of mining, asphalt, ready-mix concrete, and/or landfill operations is preferred. Must have knowledge in prevention methods for incidents, occupational injuries, illnesses, and property loss. Must demonstrate knowledge of Loss Control principles.

Regulation Knowledge. Must have a working knowledge of MSHA, OSHA general industry and construction, ATF, and DOT regulations.

Problem-Solving Skills. Must possess excellent hazard recognition skills, working with different partners to address the challenges and problems, ensuring accurate, safe, and efficient solutions.

Technology Skills. Must have strong computer skills, including Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel, and cell phones. Must be able to use various and highly sophisticated computerized devices.

What You’ll Like About Us:

Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness and communication.

Safe. Industry leader in health and safety standards. We are committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.

Meaningful Work. What sets up apart is the work we do impacts daily lives – and every employee contributes. Our aggregates produced are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing throughout the United States.

Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much more.

Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.

Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and contribution.

Training and Development. We see our development programs and helping our employees meet their goals, as a key part of our business.

Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. You also have the right to be free from discrimination for medical needs arising from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.