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Lamb Weston Inc Team Leader Safety in Richland, Washington

About Lamb WestonLamb Weston is a leading supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. For more than 60 years, we've produced innovative, inventive products that make life better for our customers and their customers.Job Description SummaryAssists the management of Health and Safety (EH&S) programs to ensure a safe and accident-free work environment at the facility. Implements the Key Concepts of Safety to provide the road map to zero injuries and world class performance. Promotes safety by working with all departments to analyze situations and recommend safety improvements. The position is considered a preparatory leadership position in which to demonstrate the skills and abilities to take the role of a future safety manager opening. As such, the Safety Team Leader may be required to participate in specific development projects outside their respective assigned location.Job Description* Carries out the duties of the Safety Manager as delegated.* Plans and deliver programs to train managers and employees in workplace safety practices and first aid* Provide leadership to safety committee and focus groups to carry out SHARP plan action items.* Assist in accident investigations and may prepare incident reports required by regulatory agencies* Conduct inspections of the organizations facilities/equipment to detect existing or potential accident hazards and determines corrective measures* Provide safety technical expertise to facility leadership to ensure a safe work place and world class safety cultureBasic & Preferred Qualifications* Bachelors degree in environmental, Health & Safety studies or Bachelors degree in another field with 2 years experience in the field or equivalent education and experience.* Strong PC skills (word processing, spreadsheets, database)* Excellent verbal and written communication skills* Demonstrated experience of building and leading teams* Thorough understanding of OSHA regulations* Experience performing risk assessment preferred* Demonstrated understanding of culture and behavior safety* Ability to work various shifts on occasion to deliver trainingIndustry-Competitive BenefitsCoupled with our compensation and bonus incentive programs, our benefits deliver rewards that are market competitive. Some of the most attractive elements of our benefit programs include:* Health Insurance Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision* Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care, and Health Reimbursement Accounts* Well-being programs including companywide events and a wellness incentive program* Paid Time Off* Financial Wellness - Industry leading 401(k) plan with generous company contributions, Financial Planning Services, Employee Stock purchase program, and Health Savings Accounts, Life and Accident insurance* Family-Friendly Employee events* Employee Assistance Program services - mental health and other concierge type servicesBenefits may vary based on location, job role/level, job status, and/or the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreements.Job Requisition ID: Req-221870Time Type: Full timeLamb Weston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law