energy | Safety Specialist in La Porte, TX

Safety Specialist

  • LyondellBasell Industries
  • $119,103.33 - 165,680.00 / Year *
  • 11518 Old La Porte Rd
  • La Porte, TX 77571
  • Full-Time
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LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell (www.lyondellbasell.com) manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.
Basic Function
Responsible as a member of a dynamic team to provide site safety specialist support through leadership in the identification and resolution of safety related problems. Responsible for safety and health compliance with state and federal regulations and other related safety and health standards. Interface with a diverse group of customers, including process and project engineering, operations, maintenance, plant management, and outside regulatory agencies. Provide day to day field support to help drive safety behaviors and provide technical support as needed.

Roles & Responsibilities
Provide routine field support to assigned areas of the Complex with a high visibility and interaction with the key groups across the Bayport Complex which includes Operations, Maintenance, and Contractors.
Provides technical support to achieve compliance with standards and regulatory requirements.
Provides expertise and knowledge of health, safety and emergency response and acts as a resource to personnel across the Bayport Complex.
Key focus areas of responsibility include but not limited to:
Identifying and driving improvements to existing HS (Health and Safety programs)
Support and Contractor Host for Complex Security Provider

Leads and guides continuous improvement in the Health, Safety, and Environmental culture
Participates and leads site HS teams
Support Site VPP certification preparation
Audits HS programs and field compliance
Identifies, develops, coordinates and executes HS related training
Participate in safety meeting delivery and GZ contractor orientations.
Provides mentoring and direction to site employees including contractors
Representing the location with regulatory contacts
Participating in community organizations and demonstrating business-oriented behavior in decision making
Implementing cost effective compliance

This position may provide work direction or serve as a liaison with 3rd party contractors and service. This position functions with minimal day to day supervision.
Demonstrates innovation, Drives for Results, Interpersonal Capability, and Knowledge of Regulatory/Company Management Systems.
Provides shift coverage as needed for outages and turnarounds

Min. Qualifications
High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 5 (five) years' experience in the petrochemical industry.
Experience working in the field of Occupational Safety preferred
Must have the ability to independently perform key functions in assigned areas of responsibility and be proficient with office computer systems (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
The candidate must have excellent verbal skills and effectively communicate with personnel at all organizational levels.
Must effectively lead and actively participate in groups and teams to accomplish work objectives.
Must be able to foster relationships with co-workers that are conducive to timely completion of stated objectives.
Working knowledge of Occupational Safety & Health Administrations (OSHA) regulations and how they are applied in a petrochemical environment.

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Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.

LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicited r?sum?s or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.

LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.