Safety Coordinator – Deering Lumber, Biddeford ME

Nov 24, 2019

Deering Lumber is a premier lumber and building material supplier to southern and coastal Maine, locally owned and operated since 1866. The company caters to quality and values conscious professional building contractors and remodelers. Deering Lumber is a division of US LBM Holdings.

Things you should know about working at Deering Lumber:

We are all about teamwork! All positions are hands on and we band together when necessary.  We support each other. We have local and corporate team members to help you along the way and partner on projects as appropriate.  We are a relaxed atmosphere, this is not a suit and tie environment.  We work hard. We are a continuous improvement driven organization and we are focused on keeping organized and on task.

How you will spend your days as a Safety Coordinator:

Assist in developing, implementing, communicating, and training related to Division safety policies, procedures, and programs.  Assist in documenting, investigating, designing & executing action plans for safety related incidents, accidents, injuries, safety committee meetings, hazard corrections, and employee safety training.  Assist in developing, maintaining, and providing training on safety, health and environment issues and emergency plans affecting the Division; including drills, demonstrations, evacuations, maps and procedures.  Update the Division’s written Safety Program as needed.  Ensure Safety Committee meets monthly, meetings are documented with written minutes, and minutes are uploaded to US LBM systems.  Chair Safety Committee meetings and inform committee of current issues and recent safety related incidents.  Communicate information on identified hazards, precautions and required corrective actions throughout the Division and with management on facility issues related to safety – follow through to ensure prompt and effective action is taken.  Conduct or coordinate periodic workplace self-inspections.  Maintain company safety postings.  Assist in coordinating responses to employee health or safety related complaints and concerns.

We offer…

Health care benefits, starting the first of month after 30 days of employment.  Monday – Friday schedule.  401(k) with company match.  Closed holidays.  Paid time off.  Employee discount.  Relocation.  We’ll support your educational and career goals with our continuous education programs.

We want you to join the team if you can check these boxes:

Familiarity with distribution or manufacturing industries.  Experience working with heavy equipment.  Excellent communication skills – both verbally and written.  Familiarity with word and excel.  Desire to work +-20 hours per week