Safety Engineer
Nucor Corporation

Salt Lake City, Utah

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Basic Job Functions:

Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Reporting to the General Manager of a multi-location, safety driven scrap metals recycling company, the Safety Manager has direct responsibility for the development, implementation, and management of best-in-class safety and security standard operating procedures as well as multi-dimensional training and awareness programs division wide. Safety is at the core of who we are and we are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic leader to carry on our strong culture of safety.

  • Audits plants/facilities for safety compliance; follows up to correct deficiencies.
  • Works with plant core teams to investigate accidents and incidents.
  • Prepares and presents monthly/annual training, and other monthly safety meeting topics.
  • Develop, revise, and implement site-specific safety policies and safe work procedures.
  • Performs air sampling and noise level testing as needed.
  • Approves safety supplies and personal protective equipment for use.
  • Enforces safety rules and helps develop good employee safety attitudes during yard visits.
  • Ensures all documentation andrecord-keeping is properly filled out, including accident logs and investigation reports.
  • Recommends company safety policy changes to corporate staff.
  • Serves as first contact for OSHA or other safety regulators.


  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree - Occupational Health & Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, or closely related field.
  • Minimum 4years work experience in a Safety/Supervisory role
  • Ability to travel throughout the assigned Region


  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate verbally and/or through written communication with all levels of personnel within the Company and with Federal, State and local safety regulators.
  • Ability to organize daily tasks and to work in a self-directed environment with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to form strong team relationships with plant managers and supervisors.
  • ASP, or able to obtain certification within 6 months. Able to obtain CSP when experience requirements are met.
  • Experience using personal computers in a work environment for spreadsheet and document presentation. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred.
  • Bi-lingual speaking skills in English and Spanish strongly preferred.


  • Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vets - and a drug - free workplace


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