Requisition Number: 2019-1099
Industry: Manufacturing
City: Bettendorf
State: IA
Position Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: 1st Shift
Pay Rate: N/A
Drug Test Required: false

Regional Safety Manager

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The Vonachen Group is looking to fill a Regional Safety Manager opening at our office in Bettendorf, Iowa supporting our Western Region.  This position is responsible for programs to ensure safety and compliance in multiple locations in the Quad Cities area, Central Iowa, and Lincoln, Nebraska, supporting industrial and cleaning operations.  This includes developing occupational safety programs, monitoring compliance at customer locations, monitoring and reporting on performance, providing occupational safety and operational training, and investigating accidents, mishaps and incidents.  Reports to the Director of Safety.

Required Skills

Three years of experience in occupational health and safety required, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

Experience developing and managing a safety program, and knowledge of OSHA regulations are required.

Capability to train employees in OSHA-required programs, including but not limited to, GHS Hazard Communications, Bloodborne Pathogens, Control of Hazardous Energy, Permit-Required Confined Space Entry, Fall Prevention, Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response, Powered Industrial Trucks, and Aerial Lifts etc. 

Capability to train and certify employees to operate required industrial equipment such as sweeper scrubbers and utility carts and vehicles.

Four-year degree in Occupational Safety or Risk Management is preferred.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in manufacturing operations. 

Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.


Normal office hours Monday thru Friday with additional time in the evening and on weekends as required. Extensive travel within region required to visit customer locations.  A company vehicle will be provided. Full benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), STD, LTD, vacation and holidays.