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Safety Technician - EBF


Date: Mar 25, 2019

Location: San Juan Bautista, CA, US

Company: DANONE

Danone North America is the largest Benefit Corporation in the world. Our mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible.

Danone North America is looking for a Safety Technician in San Juan Bautista.




Providing loss prevention techniques to reduce and mitigate all types of possible incidents and illness from occurring or reoccurring as a member of EH&S Dept. by performing the following duties.

The Safety Technician position will assist in the development, implementation and sustainment of EH&S programs to ensure the safety of all employees, visitors and contractors; protect the environment, and maintain compliance with all State, Federal and local regulations for our multiple locations.

The Safety Technician will assist in driving a behavior-based safety culture characterized by Accountability, Commitment and Teamwork.


Essential Duties and responsibilities included but not limited to the following:

• Must be able to work any assigned shift
• Must be reliable and have excellent attendance
• Complete daily floor inspections/observations in all departments
• Establish a schedule with all department managers/supervisors for involvement when conducting an observation
• Follow up with corrective action, and work orders when applicable
• Communicate all safety concerns to Sr. EH&S WORK COMP. SPECIALIST
• Monitors a two- way radio and responds to instructions from the management team
• Respond to incidents and follows protocol on incident reporting procedures
• Determines nature and extent of illness or injury or magnitude of catastrophe to establish first aid producers to be followed or need for additional assistance basing decisions on statements of persons involved, examination of injured employees and knowledge of emergency medical practices
• Administers first aid treatment at site of emergency or in the Safety trailer performing such activities as application of splints treatment of minor wounds or abrasions, burns or administration of artificial resuscitation to include defibrillation and call 911 if needed.
• Assists treatment at Safety trailer treating personnel, obtain and record information related to employees status and circumstances of emergency
• Assist EH&S Dept. with Safety assignments & job hazard analysis dept. specific
• Document and report all safety hazards
• Maintain inventory of first aid supplies, inspect Defibrillators and 1st aid cabinets through out facility.
• Document and report chemical inventory of all chemicals onsite
• Ensure all safety data sheet binders are up to date
• Enforce OSHA Satet Federal regulations to include EBF safety policies and procedures
• Report all incidents and or illness to Safety Dept./to include Management Team
• Perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations
• Other duties that may be assigned


Additional duties and responsibilities:
• Must be at least 18 years old
• Eligibility to work in the U.S.
• Overtime, weekend and holiday work, as required
• Must be able to push, pull, squat, bend, and reach above and below shoulders. Repetitive use of hands
• Must be reliable and be able to work with minimum supervision
• Must become familiar with the company’s emergency protocols
• Must be professional, dependable, respectable, assertive, supportive and well organized



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


Education and/or Experience:
High School Diploma, 1 year experience as an EMT, Medical Assistant, First Aid/CPR.



Language Skills:
Must be able to read,write and speak English. (Bilingual preferred)



Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are represenitive of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to stand, and use hands. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or cool conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

Danone North America is a Certified B Corporation business unit of Danone and operates in the U.S. from headquarter offices in White Plains, NY and Broomfield, CO. For more information, please visit 

Danone North America is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic characteristic or any other unlawful criterion.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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