Safety Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020110
Date Posted:Jun 11
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Livonia, MI is looking for a Safety Engineer

The successful candidate for Safety Engineer will join a growing team of Health, Safety & Engineering professionals helping our customers reduce their work-related risk to quality, productivity and employee health.

  • Successful candidates will have the following attributes:
  • Thorough knowledge of state and national OHSA laws and Codes of Practice, corporate safety programs for manufacturing applied safety experience and knowledge of ergonomic assessment tools
  • Experience working in automotive, furniture, chemical and/or aerospace manufacturing team environments
  • Demonstrated conflict management skills, strong interpersonal, negotiation and persuasion skills
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and organization skills as well as strong oral and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office


  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert in the field of Safety Engineering, particularly in evaluating design of new products, equipment and facilities.
  • Conduct Risk Assessments on various machinery and tooling
  • Conduct, facilitate or advise as necessary in Machinery and Equipment Design Reviews and/or buy-offs
  • Effectively communicate new initiatives, standards, regulations, significant incidents and management directives to internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide specific health and safety training on various safety topics, as required
  • Technical consultant and advisor in technical and non-technical safety topics, including local and national safety regulations
  • Coordinate implementation and continuous improvement in safety programs
  • Must present the knowledge, confidence and ability to take immediate and appropriate action when an "imminent risk of serious injury" has been identified
  • Work in cooperation with union Health and Safety Representatives to achieve objectives

**The successful candidate will be responsible for their own relocation expenses**


  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety, a related discipline or CSP certification
  • Proficient using Microsoft Suite
  • Strong organization, communication, and critical thinking skills
  • 2-5 years experience in a manufacturing environment

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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