Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: 8:00a to 4:30p
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the direction of the Penn State Health Director of Safety, the Regional Safety Supervisor is responsible to assess, perform and supervise regional safety processes, including injury investigation, building safety and fire equipment inspections, indoor air quality, safety policy review, ergonomics, safety training, driver safety programs, designated respiratory fit testing, asbestos, noise monitoring, employee exposure control monitoring, safety committee, and monitor and document applicable safety processes for the safe delivery of care and regulatory compliance. Directly supervises, leads and coordinates daily activities of Safety employees. This position collaborates with regional clinical and non-clinical leadership regarding problem identification and resolution to improve safety and health.
The Safety Supervisor will oversee both Hampden and Holy Spirit Medical Centers along with other facilities throughout the West Region.
Bachelor's degree required
Five (5) years of experience in an acute care hospital or related field managing related occupational safety and health programs
Working knowledge of team function within the organization
Certified Hospital Safety Professional (CHSP) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Credentials preferred
Experience in a multi-hospital system preferred
CMS Maintenance program knowledge preferred
Knowledge and training in environment of care preferred
If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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