Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 2:00 PM
Director of Health and Safety Programs to join our team Job Responsibilities:The Health and Safety Director develops, directs, coordinates, implements, and monitors all Health and Safety programs (global and region:specific) for the North American Region with emphasis on the Sodexo primary culture building program for USA, Canada and Puerto Rico. In collaboration with segment leadership, provides corrective action plans, written or verbal, and can adjust plans for variable fluctuations as necessary. This role will supervise a team of 4 Health and Safety professionals. This role reports to the VP of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE). This position will work from virtual/home office. Travel required is 40 : 50 and is bonus eligible. Program Management and Execution duties include, but are not limited to:Organize and coach Task Teams to evaluate, test, and implement new practices; effectively integrating the new practices into existing systemsProvides leadership and supports all region directors and segment teams in the implementation of all H and S programs in the Region with emphasis on the driving the NorAm H and S strategy, initiatives and programs.Serves as the point of contact in conjunction with the VP to implement strategic initiatives from Global H and S and segment leadership. Manages and develops direct reports, specifically H and S program deployment managers to ensure proper deployment and compliance with safety programs, and ensures the alignment of safety support between all segments. Monitor and reports the relationship between H and S programs and impact on performance improvement (goals and targets) and actively collaborates with the Senior Director for Performance Improvement (subject matter expert) to drive culture and performance in the North America Region.Provides Health and Safety peers with information, guidance, and expertise with focus on the Segment Safety Steering Committee in collaboration with H and S Directors and the HSE North America Team.Sodexo is the 22nd largest employer worldwide and prides itself with great work:life balance opportunities. Sodexo is a stable company offering robust benefit packages for its employees. Come join an industry leader and be part of making everyday a better day with Sodexo Responsible for Health and Safety programs within the Region. Supports Segment team implementations and identifies the need for safety process and program upgrades. Interprets, executes and reports progress on global and cross regional initiatives. Demonstrates the relationship between Health and Safety programs and impact on performance improvement (goals and targets) and actively collaborates with the subject matter experts for performance improvement.Basic Education Requirement : Bachelors DegreeBasic Management Experience : 7 yearsBasic Functional Experience : 7 years of experience in occupational health and safety, loss control, food safety or related field with extensive knowledge of related strategies and programs; safety:related designation or certification is required Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
• Location: Northern Virginia
• Post ID: 31835808 nova