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Safety Director

Are you interested in joining one of the fastest growing and most well-respected risk management companies in the industry? We are currently seeking an experienced safety director with a passion for identifying and providing solutions to reduce workplace injuries for our clients.

This person is responsible for the development and implementation of safety and loss prevention initiatives. Assist clients in developing an effective safety program to identify and prevent hazards in the workplace. Maintain quality relationships with clients while administering Ascent’s top of the line Safety and Risk programs.

  • Oversee safety staff within the organization
  • Oversee safety staff within the organization
  • Report, track and manage all services performed
  • Teach safety seminars, classes, webinars, etc.
  • Performing safety trainings as needed
  • 20% travel requirement within the State of Ohio

Required Skills

  • Management experience
  • OSHA 500 Authorization
  • OSHA 501 Authorization

Preferred Skills

  • Five or more years of safety related industry experience, preferably in construction and/or manufacturing.
  • Degree in Health and Safety
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Construction Health and Safety Technician
  • OSHA 510 (construction)
  • OSHA 511 (general industry)
  • Strong familiarity with OSHA and OSHA regulatory requirements
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills

Why Ascent?

  • Best Places to Work Culture
  • Open communication style
  • Competitive pay
  • Generous holiday and vacation schedule
  • Work/life balance