Title:  Safety Specialist or Safety Specialist Sr

Date:  Oct 13, 2021
Legal Entity:  Entergy Services, LLC
Description: 

Posting End Date:  

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** Position can be filled as a Safety Specialist or Safety Specialist, Sr. depending on qualifications**

 

 

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

Supports Utility Operations in the management of developing safety training programs/strategy/presentations/workshops/communications/policy/rules.

 

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with Jurisdictional Safety Team to ensure effective implementation of safety programs and the creation of new programs from analyzing audit/observation/assessment information and consistent system-wide application of safety processes and procedures across the Jurisdiction.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills so as to interact effectively with all levels of employees, particularly at the senior management level. 
  • Must have the ability to influence and motivate a diverse and geographically dispersed work force dealing with a wide variety of safety and training issues.
  • Supports the contract workforce, including, but not limited to: Investigate Contractor Incidents and Safety related issues on Entergy System, Perform Field Observations to assure compliance of OSHA Regulations and Entergy Safety Rules and Procedures, Assist Contractor Safety Department during Accident Investigations and Support Contractor Training of Entergy Safety Rules and Procedures.
  • Must be familiar with and have the ability to interpret OSHA regulations and provide guidance to management on the proper application of these regulations in the workplace.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education required of the position

Desired: Bachelor's degree, preferably in the area of Safety.

 

Minimum experience required of the position

Minimum eight years experience in a related field.

 

Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position

Strong knowledge of computers and related technology. Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills.  Ability to take and understand directives and complete tasks. Ability to make timely and safe decisions. Excellent knowledge of Entergy's safety policies and procedures. Strong problem solver. Ability to manage multiple activities and changing priorities. Ability to work well under pressure. Self motivated and dependable team player. Ability to recognize hazards in the workplace and have the ability to mitigate the hazards. Ability to maintain and care for Company equipment properly and safeguard assets. Ability to meet the public in a pleasant and tactful manner and understand the importance of delivering a high level of customer service. Demonstrated acceptance of a diverse and inclusive work environment and customer base. Desired: Ability to recognize opportunities for process improvement and have the ability to enact change.

 

Any certificates, licenses, etc., required for the position

None

 

 

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Primary Location: Louisiana-Jennings
Job Function: Professional
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 104114
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS: 

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


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