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Safety Manger

Company Name: Kroger Logistics
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Exempt



Position Summary:

Responsible for the promotion of exceptionally safe teamwork with the operations teams and associates, this includes the transportation department. Interact with local, state and federal levels as well as divisional, corporate and regulatory groups. Help reduce the risk of occupational illness, industrial injury and property damage. Provide leadership and direction on safety, compliance and the protection of associates, the facility, transportation department and the company. Maintain and follow up on the execution of company safety programs and solicit suggestions and ideas to make thedistribution center a safe environment. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Serve as a contact person regarding all aspects of Safety Training, Record Keeping, OSHA Compliance and management.
  • Oversee the Behavior Risk Improvement process to ensure core teams are meeting regularly, completing and tracking observations, setting goals, and celebrating, and leaders are supporting the process.
  • Investigation of accidents and injuries to determine the Root Cause.
  • Responsible for reviewing all injury reports and investigations for accuracy and completeness.
  • Promote safety awareness through Safety Focus Events, recognition, and training programs.
  • Participate in Facility Safety Audits.
  • Safety Committee representative and advisor.
  • Ensure that building and equipment safety inspections are conducted and documented.
  • Schedule associate annual training and retraining and recommend disciplinary action as needed.
  • Responsible for accurate records of all safety training and recertification's.
  • Conduct periodic supervisor training sessions.
  • Track safety metrics identifying trends.
  • Responsible for monthly audit of the OSHA 300 log and resolution of errors with claims administrators.
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provides feedback to direct reports.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Possess a keen understanding of the safety industry and laws.
  • 3 years supervisory experience.
  • Proven active participation in location safety program.
  • Communicate effectively in both oral and written form.

Desired Previous Job Experience

  • Certified in First Aid and CPR or able to be certified within first 6 month in the position.
  • Degree in Environmental Health & Safety, Behavioral Sciences or 3 years equivalent experience related field preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs.
  • 10 and 30 Hour OSHA course certification or ability to complete the certification within the first year in the position.


Education Level: Bachelor's Desired
Required Travel: Up to 25%
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: Any; General Office- Cincinnati; Mid-Atlantic; Midwest; Mountain; South; West


Jobs at Kroger Logistics: Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1St Strategy, we welcome your online application.


Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

 Posting Notes:  TN || Memphis || 5079 Bledsoe Road || 38141 || Kroger Logistics || None || Accounting; Advertising; Any; Apparel; Apparel (Fred Meyer); Asset Protection; Auditing; Aviation & Travel; Best Practices; Brand Building; Campaign Management; Capital Management; Category Management; Central Fill; Coffee Shop; Corporate Affairs; Corporate Information Security; Corporate Sales & Merchandising; Corporate Technology Systems; Cost Management; Creative; Culinary Development; Customer Service; Dairy; Deli/Bakery; Department No Longer Exists; Digital; Digital Technology; Digital/e-Commerce; Diversity; Drug/GM; Engineering & Operations; Enterprise Sourcing; Executive; Facility Engineering; Finance; Food Technology; Freshness & Standards; Friendly & Experience; Front End; Frozen Food; Fuel; General Merchandising (Fred Meyer); General/Home; Grocery; Health & Beauty Care; Health & Wellness; Health Care (The Little Clinic); Home; Home (Fred Meyer); Home Electronics; Home Electronics (Fred Meyer); Human Resources; Insurance & Claims; Inventory & Replenishment; Jewelry; KTV; Kroger Contact Centers; Kroger Personal Finance; Kroger Support Center; Kroger Technology; Labor Relations; Leadership Essentials; Leave of Absence; Legal; Logistics/Supply Chain; Loyalty; Management; Manufacturing; Marketing; Meat/Seafood; Media; Merchandising; Merchandising Execution; Merchandising Services; Merchandising Strategy; Mercury; Multi - Cultural; Natural Foods; New Business; Nutrition; Operations; Our Brands; Our Promise; Pharmacy; Pickup; Pricing; Procurement; Produce/Floral; Real Estate; Research and Development; Restaurant/Hospitality; Retail Operations; Risk Management; Shared Services; Shrink; Specialty Cheese; Store Management; Store Operations; Tax; Technology Strategy & Architecture; Technology Transformation; The Little Clinic; e-Commerce || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None 

Nearest Major Market: Memphis

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