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Safety Specialist (NORTH VALLEYS, NV)

Company: S&s Activewear Llc
Location: Reno
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

APPLY TODAY TO JOIN OUR TEAM!NORTH VALLEYS, NVCompany OverviewS&S Activewear is the leading wholesaler to the imprintable apparel and uniform market in the United States and Canada. Since 1988, weve provided high-quality, imprintable apparel to our broad wholesale customer base. We offer high-quality apparel that allows your customers to express their creativity through wearable art through concert merchandise, school & team apparel, marathons and fun runs company stores, theme park gift shops and everyone in between!Today, we offer the most extensive and accessible collection of fashion-forward styles around. And we get you the goods fast. We operate eight nationwide distribution centersthats 4 million square feet of efficient warehouse spaceand uniquely offer the largest one & two-day distribution footprint in the industry, with its products reaching 99% of the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico within two days and 44 states in just one day.We offer more than 100 brands, including Adidas, Champion, Columbia, Dickies, Fruit of the Loom, Gildan, Oakley, Richardson, Tommy Hilfiger, etc.We have grown from a successful midwestern t-shirt and fleece distributor into an industry leader with approximately $2.5 billion in annual sales. In March 2021, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) acquired S&S Activewear. CD&R believed S&S to be a leading distribution platform with sustainable competitive advantage following significant strategic investments in its geographic reach, people, and technology.About Clayton, Dubilier & RiceClayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) is all about investing with a purpose. They're a private investment firm that really focuses on turning companies into stronger, more profitable versions of themselves. From the beginning they have overseen the investment of over $35 billion across 100 different companies, and those deals add up to a total value of more than $150 billion. The CD&R firm has offices in both New York and London.Job DescriptionThe Safety Specialist reports directly to the Safety Director. The Safety Specialist will work with Operations Leadership and with warehouse associates across the building to support a strong proactive safety culture and an effective, efficient, and compliant safety program, ensuring compliance with OSHA regulations to avoid accidents, while raising morale and promoting the inclusion of newcomers.Compensation & BenefitsMonday- Friday, Full-Time, ExemptONSITE - NORTH VALLEYS, NVBenefitsVacation, Personal, and Sick timeMedical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short/Long term disabilityFlexible Spending Account401K with 3% company contributionDiscounts on brand name apparelEmployee eventsOpportunities for advancementDuties & ResponsibilitiesMaintains thorough working knowledge of S&S Activewear policies, procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and company safety guidelines to ensure injuries are prevented and regulatory requirements are adhered to.Maintain and analyze safety data for trends, deficiencies, or improvements and formulate a plan to address and communicate with leadership.Perform and review incident investigations for all incidents and near misses.Review and manage workers compensation case management.Perform documented safety inspections and safety observations.Provide comprehensive safety training to new and existing employees, including refresher training and re-training upon accidents, to ensure ongoing safety awareness and adherence to standards.Communicate with Management, Safety Team and all employees up to date with changes in safety regulations and programs.Assist Operations with improvement projects by researching requirements, suggesting options, obtaining proposals, and evaluating safety compliance.Implement safety plans and programs while ensuring that they are being followed and consistently enforcing the safe behaviors and making sure they are being recognized.Implement, enforce, and oversee 6S in all areas of the warehouse.Develop action plans for safety initiatives, coordinate safety committee team, perform follow up on these items and communicate to management.RequirementsBachelors degree in occupational health & safety, Business Administration or related field is preferred.Graduate Safety Professional (GSP) or Associate Safety Professional (ASP) is preferred.3-5 years of experience in warehouse environment.Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability.Strong knowledge of Safety Rules & Regulations.Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.6S Knowledge preferred.Proven basic trainer/facilitator skills and the ability to create training curriculum, conduct training sessions, and instruct safety classes.Leadership skills, such as the ability to motivate a team and provide feedback.Ability to work independently with little supervision self-directed.Physical DemandsOccasionally lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching and handling of items up to 50 lbs. Moderate Hand-Eye coordination, near vision, far vision and hearing are required.Working EnvironmentThe job will be performed entirely in the S&S Activewear warehouse where conditions can range from warm to cool. The job will be performed around warehouse machines and equipment with a moderate level of noise.S&S Activewear welcomes people of all backgrounds and experiences and are committed to creating a diverse culture and supporting human growth. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. We conduct business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer, and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons. S&S participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm you are authorized to work in the U.S. This job offer is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check.#LI-DNIby Jobble

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