First Energy Corp. Senior Nuclear Safety Representative in Perry, Ohio
Senior Nuclear Safety Representative
Location: Perry, OH, US, 44081
Job Function: Plant Operations
Employee Type: Reg Full Time (FT)
Requisition ID: 215
FirstEnergy at a Glance
FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems, more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, and a diverse generating fleet with a total capacity of nearly 17,000 megawatts.
About the Opportunity
This is an open position with FENOC, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [PEN]
Providing technical / analytical guidance regarding OSHA and DOT regulations, as well as the consensus standards (i.e., NFPA, ASTM, ANSI, etc.)
Understanding and application of safety rules, along with consulting and advising directors, managers, supervisors, employees and other personnel with respect to the Company's safety program and performance
Educating employees on safe work practices, investigating accidents, and taking steps to prevent reoccurrences
Overseeing fall protection, scaffold erection/dismantling, permit required work and asbestos (building inspector) needs
Preparing and filing safety records/reports, as well as maintaining monthly accident frequency/severity ratings and reviewing accident reports
Assisting in coordinating the Company DOT/CDL and safety-sensitive drug and alcohol programs and overseeing all security issues
Supporting multiple plant safety committees
Working with Corporate Health & Safety to conduct industrial hygiene assessments and devise monitoring plans
Performing safety audits and conducting hazard assessments while prescribing the proper means of approved personal protective equipment
Coordinating initial and re-qualification of General Employee Training (GET) and arranging for courses as necessary for new and existing employees
Travel as necessary between plant locations to meetings and to provide support
Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety and/or Industrial Hygiene related sciences, or degree in a relevant field with equivalent experience in safety, or equivalent demonstrated field experience
At least three years of Safety or Industrial Hygiene experience in industry
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Operations or Operations Training in the nuclear industry required.
Ability to obtain an advanced safety certificate from the National Safety Council (or equivalent) as required
Knowledge of plant operations preferred
Experience preparing and delivering presentations and demonstrations to diverse audiences
Experience investigating and developing new safety methods and techniques, as well as investigating equipment safety compliance
Demonstrated experience with the rules and regulations of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), Department of Labor and the Workers' Compensation laws of OH.
Ability to become an accredited instructor in primary and advance first aid and CPR courses
Possess a cooperative temperament and have demonstrated the ability to create and maintain a positive working relationship with other departments
Exceptional ability to create and promote cooperation and teamwork
Demonstrated leadership ability to champion positive change
Possession of a valid driver’s license and a personally owned or leased vehicle to commute to various facilities throughout the assigned territory
Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity
At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at www.firstenergycorp.com to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.
Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards.
FirstEnergy Human Resources Team
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Nearest Secondary Market: Akron
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