R&D Project and Safety Coordinator in Marysville, MI

Full Time

Website Intertape Polymer Group

Title: R&D Safety and Project CoordinatorDepartment: R&DLocation: MarysvilleImmediate Supervisor: R&D ManagerStatus: Non-Exempt BiweeklyPosition Purpose: The R&D Safety and Project Coordinator is responsible for acting as the R&D Safety lead and coordinating R&D capital projects.Principle AccountabilitiesComply with good laboratory practices, safety, and environmental regulations, and actively support allsafety programs and initiatives.Lead the R&D safety steering team and participate on the corporate safety steering team.Maintain the R&D safety programs including PHAs, green tags, hazard elimination, lock out, Managementof Change, pre startup safety reviews, audits.Communicate safety policies and metrics to the R&D department and corporate safety team.Utilize government regulations to identify gaps and champion improvements to the R&D safety program.Integrate relevant safety programs into R&D capital projects.Utilize project management skills to define, plan, schedule and control the tasks that must be completedto reach project goals.Maintain project Gantt Charts.Develop and maintain communication devices, such as dashboards for capital projects.Maintain project budgets and spending forecasts.Author clear, concise interpretive reports, memos, and work instructions.Assess new processes, make recommendations, and execute plans.Assess new equipment purchases, make recommendations, and execute plans.Conduct Process Hazard Analyses (PHA).Participate on various R&D and multi-disciplinary teams, supporting all R&D technology.Participate on 5S Teams.Ability to work with a union and facilitate teamwork, open communication, and compliance to the currentcollective bargaining agreement.Related tasks as requested by supervisor.Essential Skills and ExperienceBachelor’s degree in related field.1 to 3 years’ experience in project management and safety programs required.Detail oriented.Innovative, organized self-starter with good problem-solving skills.Collaborative interpersonal style with experience in leading cross functional teams.Excellent communication skills.Proven project management leader.Safety or project management certification.Working ConditionsThe R&D Safety and Project Coordinator will generally work daytime hours but must be willing to work off-shift and weekends to support specific initiatives.Must be willing to work near hazardous chemicals when provided with the proper personal protective equipment and SDS information.Must be able to deal with a variety of assignments and deal with changing priorities.Travel will constitute approximately 10% of total work time since development of the pilot process and support of existing processes may occur in any IPG manufacturing site.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:401(k)Dental insuranceHealth insuranceVision insuranceSchedule:Monday to FridayEducation:Bachelor’s (Preferred)Experience:Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)Work Location:One locationWork Location: One locationShow more

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