Environmental Health & Safety Louisville, Kentucky


Position at JBS USA


DATE:                                    July 18, 2022

POSITION:                             SAFETY MANAGER

DEPARTMENT:                     Occupational Health and Safety

LOCATION:                           Louisville                                

SALARY CLASS:                  Exempt



  • CPR/First Aid Training.
  • National Safety Council training.
  • Confined Space Training.
  • OSHA Training Courses.
  • Program, planning and evaluation techniques.
  • Statistical analysis skills.
  • Strong written, verbal and computer skills are essential.
  • Bilingual communication is important, but not necessary as long as a translator is present.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety, Engineering, Business Administration or Physical Sciences would be beneficial.
  • Minimum 4 years’ safety experience, preferably within food processing industry


  • Act as a consultant to management and employees on various safety, training, health and ergonomics issues.
  • Insure that plant is in compliance with all government and corporate safety standards.
  • Facilitate numerous training sessions to present employees with new information.
  • Act as a support person for all production areas of plant.
  • Review all accidents to determine trends and causes.
  • Review all capital expenditure requests that have to do with safety.
  • Perform plant safety audits weekly and perform random inspections of personnel to insure safety.
  • Review and/or present safety related programs.
  • Track and schedule safety related training.
  • Handle all staff development within the safety, health and training areas.
  • Administer monthly group meetings and other specialized meetings as need dictates.
  • Work schedule fluctuates depending on what tasks require the most immediate attention.
  • Responsible for some of the facilities environmental issues.
  • Directly involved with all workmen’s compensation issues.


We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.


Open: Until Filled