Lumber Bridge, North Carolina

Areyou looking for more than just a job? The culture at Mountaire is one of ourgreatest strengths and most valued assets. We maintain the same core values andfamily-focused work environment that we've operated with since day one. Youwill find that your peers, supervisor and team members are genuinely committedto, not only your success, but also working together to provide high-qualityproducts to our customers. We are a service to one another and to ourcustomers, demonstrating operational excellence and outstanding performance.

Newhires that embrace our vision strategy can expect to share in the commitment toshape our success and have a path towards future growth opportunities withinthe company.

AtMountaire we adhere to the highest safety standards. Safety is a priority andit is imperative that we ensure compliance with all Federal and State OSHAregulations.

Position responsibilities include:
  • Ensure safety and health programs areimplemented, managed and effective for all Live and Agri-Business facilities
  • Develop, implement and maintain a safetyculture that drives continuous improvement to prevent injuries and incidents
  • Maintain required records in accordance withregulatory such as PPE, facility inspections, training certifications, correctiveactions and audits
  • Submit all required regulatory reporting
  • Conduct hazard assessments and providemitigation guidance in accordance to established business practices
  • Investigate accidents and incidents toidentify their root causes, trends and to determine how they may be preventedin the future
  • Communicate action plans to facility managersand directors
  • Mentor personnel on safe work practicesresulting in operational excellence
  • Conduct and create awareness and recognitionactivities
  • Create an effective safety team that isproactive in preventing injuries and illnesses
  • Attend safety and environmental continuingeducation and specialized training
  • Attend regulatory visits at all Livefacilities
  • Closely work with the Medical Department forsafety reports and investigations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of FDA, USDA, OSHA and EPAlaws

  • Bachelor'sdegree in Occupational Safety, Safety & Health, Environmental Science,Industrial Hygiene or related degree
  • 10years' experience in safety & health management field working in amanufacturing, industrial, consumer packaged goods or distribution setting
  • OSHAregulatory knowledge
  • Strong knowledge or requirements of 29 CFR1910 (Occupational Safety and Health Standards)
  • Knowledgeableregarding safety approaches with PSM safety practices
  • 30Hour OSHA General Industry Certificate
  • Abilityto:
    • Work in various climate conditions including extreme heat and coldenvironments
    • Work in all weather conditions outside
    • Walk, stand and sit for long periods of time
    • Climb stairs and lift to 50 pounds
    • Administer CPR in the absence of a nurse
    • Make and deliver training presentations
    • Handle multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines
    • Travel overnight approximately 25% of time
    • Travel daily to visiting facilities
    • Work weekends when needed
  • Strongcomputer skills
  • Excellentverbal and written communication skills
  • Displaystrong problem solving, organizational and analytical skills
  • Priorexperience with self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA)
  • Mustbe able to pass physical to work with the Hazmat team
  • Previousexperience, exposure or knowledge of the following is a plus:
    • Ergonomics
    • Fire codes
    • Life safety codes
    • Workers compensation, EEO and ADA employment and labor laws
    • OSHA 300 forms

Company Benefits:
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance - Your well-being is important to us!
  • 401K - You are our future and we want to help you plan for yours.
  • Education assistance - The more you know, the more you can help shape the company's future.
  • Profit sharing - We believe in contributing to the success of everyone.
  • Vacation and holiday pay - We know you will love your job, but a good work life balance is important.

Lumber Bridge, North Carolina

Mountaire Farms is the sixth largest chicken producer, serving markets in 46 states in the US and more than 80 countries around the world. With operations in Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina and Arkansas, Mountaire Farms continues to adhere to the highest standards of quality control and operational excellence. As a fast growing company with almost 10,000 employees, we are also firmly committed to providing a stable, consistent work environment. At Mountaire, we recognize that consumers are more aware of where their food comes from than ever before. We continually strive to deliver high-quality products to our customers, and we have implemented science-based best practices throughout our vertically integrated process with this goal in mind. From the start of this process on our breeder farms, through the hatchery, growing and production operations – we are committed to the health and welfare of our birds and, ultimately, our consumers.

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