Health And Safety Specialist

Health And Safety Specialist

VitalCheck Wellness | Mumbai, MH, IN

Posted 10 days ago

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Description

VitalCheck Wellness is seeking a Health & Safety Specialist for employees of an investment management company in Mumbai.


We are looking for an experienced safety specialist to join our team. In this role, you'll be responsible for creating and overseeing health and safety protocols for the company and ensuring that staff members are properly informed regarding emergency preparedness, use of protective equipment, and accident protocols. You will have the opportunity to help create a workplace that is safe, compliant, and conducive to successful growth. You will have the chance to use communication to conduct trainings and ensure employee understanding of critical protocols.


To ensure success as a safety specialist, you should display exceptional knowledge of company safety policies and relevant occupational safety and health administration (OSHA) standards. Ultimately, an outstanding safety specialist should be able to identify opportunities to minimize workplace health hazards quickly and efficiently. If you are detail oriented and committed to bettering the workplace, this could be the perfect job for you.


Schedule: Monday - Friday (day or night shift)


Weekend availability, subject to change.


Responsibilities:


  • This position will assist with incident reporting, investigation and contribute toward identifying and implementing root cause countermeasures. Timely closure of incident and suggesting corrective actions.


  • Assist in overseeing accident & injury prevention programs, analyze incident data, creating awareness by communicating lesson learnt.


  • Support hazard identification and risk assessment programs.


  • Conducts risk assessments related to jobs performed (Job Hazard Analysis) and new equipment/processes for potential safety concerns.


  • Assist internal safety and compliance audits/inspections, follow-up with corrective actions to close audit findings.


  • Experienced in emergency response and preparedness activities.


  • Responsible for recommending appropriate risk mitigation measures to management, including ergonomics


  • Responsible for creating, compiling and assist in maintaining and filing safety related records, logs and checklist.


  • Provide technical assistance on EHS compliance and EHS projects on a range of areas such as Machine Guarding, PPEs, Confined space, Equipment Safety, Lock Out Tag Out, Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Permit to work, and more.


  • Responsible for developing and assist in implementation of work safe method statement, job safety analysis.


  • This person will be responsible to plan, develop, organize, implement, evaluate and direct assigned safety programs and related activities.


  • Identifies applicable regulations and standards impacting firm and assists in performing development of plans to meet guidelines, etc


  • Assisting with ergonomic assessment and recommending appropriate risk mitigation measures.


Requirements:

  • Public health or health and safety experience.


  • Knowledge of public health and current COVID-19 and CDC guidelines and protocols.


  • Experience with giving general health counseling to people with COVID-19, exposure, or possible symptoms is preferred.


  • Experience with contact tracing is preferred.


  • Knowledge of ergonomics.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English and customer service skills.


  • Able to think critically and quickly in a fluctuating environment for multiple situations at a time.


  • Confidence working in a corporate environment.


  • Proficiency with technology.


  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 including booster shot.