Geodis, USA

Safety & Hazmat Supervisor – Fort Worth – USA

Job Overview

Job Duties

  • Reduces the number of job related accidents and injuries
  • Ensures employees are trained in proper safety and hazmat protocols according to regulations and company policies
  • Coordinates and conducts classroom training to Management and hourly teams, to include: “powered industrial truck” training, hazmat, and behavioural safety training
  • Oversees the account Trainers for PIT, BST, and Hazmat
  • Identifies and develops PIT, BST, and Hazmat trainers with Corporate support
  • Assist the Safety Committee and Master Trainer POW WOW Chair with meetings and follow up as needed
  • Partners with Corporate EHS team to ensure compliance and drive performance
  • Develops and communicates daily, weekly, and monthly safety topics as needed
  • Develops and implements training documentation changes, signage, and 5S projects
  • Ensures compliance for DOT, FAA, and OSHA regulations
  • Prepares each account for unannounced regulatory visits (OSHA, DOT, FAA, etc) based on Corporate direction and annual Corporate Compliance Audits
  • Conducts weekly & monthly audits for compliance
  • Promotes & supports employee annual Safety Week and Top Gun events
  • Manages employee safety and hazmat documentation
  • Conducts and communicates post-accident reports and investigations
  • Maintains “Train the Trainer” status for DOT, IATA, IMDG, and Lithium Battery
  • Maintains “Train the Trainer” status for RCRA and Universal Waste
  • Maintains “Train the Trainer” status for PIT Part A, PIT Part B, and BST
  • Conducts internal Corporate Compliance Audits
  • Manages action log of safety improvements and communicate Corporate EHS analytics routinely (injuries, property damage, near misses, etc.)
  • Provides routine recaps on building safety and hazmat compliance status
  • Works different shifts as needed to support training and audits
  • Other duties as required and assigned


  • High school diploma or GED (General Education Diploma) equivalency
  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4 year college or university preferred
  • Minimum 2 to 4 years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with warehouse equipment
  • Working knowledge of the following: CFR 29 Labor (OSHA) and CFR 49 Transportation (DOT)
  • Knowledge in the storage, handling and shipping of hazardous materials
  • Knowledge of NFPA regulations with regards to flammable liquids, corrosives, etc.
  • PC literate to include Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to conduct training classes for audiences at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to develop and proof training materials
  • Proven presentation and facilitation skills
  • Ability to write reports and correspondence
  • Ability to solve practical problems
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram

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