Job Description

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Director of Safety

  • Job Tag: #LI-AR2
  • Posted: October 27,2023

SkyWater is partnering with an existing client to find a Director of Safety for their team! This person will be responsible for overseeing the safety function for our client while leading a team of 3 direct reports. The Safety Director will oversee multiple sites across the Midwest while developing, implementing & maintaining safety programs and instilling a strong safety culture across the organization. We’re looking for someone with a Bachelor’s Degree (advanced degree or certifications preferred), 5+ years of safety management experience and experience working in manufacturing settings. If you’re looking to join a reputable, industry-leading organization with opportunities to advance your career then please submit your resume today!


  • Develop, implement, and oversee safety programs, policies, & procedures to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Conduct regular audits and inspections to identify potential hazards & risks.
  • Collaborate with department heads to develop safety protocols for specific processes.
  • Develop and conduct training programs on safety procedures, equipment usage, & emergency protocols for employees.
  • Stay updated and ensure compliance with local, state, and federal safety regulations.
  • Lead investigations into workplace accidents, incidents, or near misses to determine root causes & implement corrective actions.
  • Develop and implement strategies to reduce the frequency & severity of incidents.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to address safety concerns and implement improvements.
  • Communicate safety initiatives, policies, and best practices throughout all levels of the organization.
  • Other projects or responsibilities as assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Health & Safety, Environmental Science, or a related field.
  • Master’s Degree or safety certifications (e.g., CSP, CIH) preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience in a safety management role.
  • Experience overseeing multiple sites or facilities.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills with the ability to influence & engage stakeholders at all levels of an organization.
  • Experience developing and delivering safety training programs.

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