QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB DESCRIPTION
• University degree from relevant faculties
• 3+ years of experience
• B Class Occupational Safety Specialist Certificate
• Advanced language skills in English
• Solid knowledge of Turkish Health & Safety law and additional regulations
• No travel restrictions
• B -Class driving license and driving experience
• Advanced skills in MS-Office tools
• No military obligation for male candidate
• Team worker and strong in interpersonal relationships
• Excellent presentation and communication skills
The Health and Safety Specialist is responsible for promoting wellness and maintaining a safe work environment to ensure the health and safety of all UPS employees within the business unit.
He/She assists in ensuring local regulatory and UPS policy compliance, execution of business unit strategies, tactics, and improvement initiatives to prevent injuries & auto crashes, and mitigate risk.
This position also follows up professional, regulatory, and community organizations to provide a safe work environment, and to strengthen UPS’s standing in the communities that are served.
Maintains Safety Culture
Assists in the development and execution of the business unit-wide Health and Safety Action Plan to maintain a safe work environment.
Initiates safety recognition programs to foster a safe working environment and employee engagement.
Analyzes frequency, historical auto crash/ injury data, web-based safety to identify trends and most help needed areas.
Conducts Safety Training and Certification
Runs reports/queries to assess training needs and gaps.
Conducts safety training and certifications to ensure compliance and consistency.
Conducts on-area observations and trainings to mitigate risk.
Responds to Health and Safety Requests
Investigates concerns and advises safety committee members on appropriate course of action to ensure customer requests / concerns are resolved.
Maintains Regulatory Compliance
Reviews regulatory compliance information and training to ensure compliance with applicable international and local health & safety regulations and identify & correct gaps.
Conducts Auto Crash / Injury Investigations and Follow-up
Receives notification of injury or auto crash and works with center management team to discuss severity and the avoidability of the injury / accident.
Completes investigation packets to ensure contributing causes and prevention strategies are developed and executed.