Safety Manager

Paint Smith   Yakima, WA   Full-time     Management
Posted on July 14, 2022

Paint Smith Co is seeking a hands-on Health and Safety Manager to join our team, due to a retirement. This position is based in Yakima, WA. and is responsible for establishing working relationships with employees and project teams to ensure consistency in application of company as well as Washington State rules and policies to provide a safe workplace experience for all employees

The Safety Manager position will be responsible for steering our safety programs to develop and maintain a safety focused culture.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

Implement safety programs, policies and procedures for the organization in compliance with local, state, and federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations

Inspect or tour company properties and facilities to detect existing or potential accident and health hazards, and recommends corrective or preventative measures where indicated, providing documentation, training and guidance to the various plants as needed.

Inspect equipment and machinery to observe possible unsafe conditions

Prepare and enforce policies to establish a culture of health and safety

Engage with contractors regarding site HSE requirements

Verify training and certifications for operators

Ensure PPE is available and in use as applicable

Perform Job Hazard Assessments

Support Operations team

Train employees on safety policies, procedures and regulations.

Participate in the investigation of accidents and injuries and cooperates in the preparation of material and evidence for organization use in workers compensation claims, hearings, lawsuits, and insurance investigations.

Recommend solutions to issues, improvement opportunities or new prevention measures

Assist with environmental compliance

Report on health and safety awareness, issues and statistics

Maintain safety files and records.



  • US work authorization (Required)
  • Language English (Bilingual English-Spanish Preferred)
  • Work Experience- 3 years minimum education or experience in construction  or related field

Paint Smith

1017 N 6th Ave
Yakima , WA