Senior Safety & Health Technician – WEEKEND SHIFT

Powell Industries, Inc.

North Canton, OH

  • Assist the HSE Manager with the implementation of environment, safety and health programs, as directed.
  • Schedule and conduct weekly safety meetings.
  • Conduct daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly safety audits.
  • Maintain SDS, Training Database, SharePoint and other systems, as needed.
  • Conducts Safety Training including safety orientation for new employees and third party personnel.
  • Support safety committee meetings.
  • Assist with management of hazardous and non-hazardous waste storage and disposal.
  • Generate the initial investigation for accidents/incidents, compile findings and input data onto the proper documentation for management review. Ensures timely completion of accident/injury reporting and assists with corrective actions.
  • Collect and input facility data for emission, storm water and solid waste monitoring, as needed.
    Responsible for safety orientation and safety training for the shift.
  • Responsible for monitoring adherence to company Environment, Health and Safety program by all company employees and subcontractors.
  • Implements, and maintains Powell policies and procedures ensuring adherence to local, state, and federal environmental, health and safety regulations. 
  • Serve as Internal auditor and/ or QEH&S Management System auditor as directed.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a Team Leader or in an HSE role, manufacturing or construction preferred.
  • OSHA 30 Hour certification preferred
  • Capable of achieving Fall Protection Competent Person status within 6 months
  • Capable of achieving Rigging Competent Person status within 6 months.
  • Must possess strong computer skills - familiar with MSOffice Suite products.
  • Business aptitude is desirable.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Detail oriented 
  • Able to lead teams.
  • Able to accommodate shifting priorities and react accordingly to address current needs.
  • Solid writing and language skills and comfortable delivering training.
  • Experience with certified management systems like ISO 14001, ISO 45001.
  • Must be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the area of environmental, health and safety compliance.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing Tools preferred