Safety Manager

Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Grecian Delight | Kronos Foods Corp is a leading manufacturer of Greek and Mediterranean foods for foodservice, national chain and retail grocery, specialty, and warehouse club businesses. We have in Illinois with 2 facilities in Elk Grove Village and one in Glendale Heights, IL. GDK manufactures and distributes specialty meats, flatbreads, dips, spreads, and sauces.

The Safety Manager will support our Vice President of Environmental Health & Safety in the development and implementation of programs, practices, and procedures to reduce the frequency and severity of accidental loss in workers’ compensation. Our EHS team ensures Company compliance with federal, state, and local regulations designed to protect the human, financial, and physical assets of the Company; creates a Company-wide safety culture through safety training, risk assessments, and behavior modification programs.

This person will maximize organizational and capital resources to achieve customer satisfaction, productivity, schedule adherence and economic goals, ensure effective team development and develops culture of respect throughout the operation.

We are seeking a rockstar who can led by example!

What you need to Have…
• Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health, Engineering, Management, or related field is required
• 3+ years working in a manufacturing environment; preferably out of a GMP industry
• Coursework and training in occupational safety requirements and OHSA guidelines
• Communicates details of safety procedures clearly to employees
• Detailed knowledge of OHSA and EPA guidelines and strong leadership skills
• Exhibits ability to think practically and creatively to implement the best safety practices
• Responds quickly and efficiently to emergency situations and remains calm in a crisis
• Demonstrates knowledge of the specific tools, machinery, or equipment used in the specific place of work
• Exercises caution and alertness at all times
• Possesses strong problem-solving and analytical skills
• Bi-lingual Spanish a plus

Why Grecian Delight | Kronos Food Corp
Our people are our greatest asset. We value the well-being of our employees and provide exceptional benefits. We know you should like where you work and have created an environment that fosters creativity and friendship, here are some reasons you should consider the GDK Experience!

Medical, Dental and Vision options for you and your family – we offer packages for you and your family, all packages are ACA compliant!
Matching 401(k) Plans with immediate vesting
Life, AD&D, Short and Long-term Disability Programs
Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Vacations and Holidays
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
On-site Fitness Facility at our Elk Grove facility

Grecian Delight | Kronos Foods Corp is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.