Process Safety Management Coordinator

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Job Title: Process Safety Management Coordinator

Company: Agropur

Location: Le Sueur, MN

Description: The Process Safety Management Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the safe operation and documentation of the covered process. This includes management of plant ammonia refrigeration processes to prevent the release of toxic, reactive, or flammable liquids or gases as well as ensuring compliance with Process Safety Management Standards and Risk Management Plan (RMP) and all federal, state, and local regulations. This position reviews all refrigeration action plans for ammonia-related projects to ensure compliance and viability with the PSM/RMP program and organizes and/or provides PSM/RMP training to all applicable employees and contractors. 

  • Develop, implement, evaluate and maintain Process Safety Management (PSM)/Risk Management Program (RMP) program elements and related programs intended to reduce or eliminate industrial accidents and hazards associated with highly hazardous chemicals or covered process.

  • Coordinate and manage PSM/RMP requirements and compliance initiatives to meet or exceed applicable requirements.

  • Act as liaison between plant employees and management regarding recommendations and dissemination of PSM/RMP information.

  • Coordinate and manage documentation, compliance initiatives and reporting requirements to EPA, OSHA, and local authorities.

  • Facilitate incident investigations to determine cause and possible changes to reduce the potential for reoccurrence of failure of a covered process.

  • Facilitate Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) as required to effectively manage covered processes in compliance with all applicable regulations, including, but not limited to creating and maintaining all required documentation.

  • Facilitate Management of Change (MOC) and Pre Start-up Safety Review (PSSR) analysis as required to effectively manage changes to a covered process, including, but not limited to creating and maintaining all required documentation.

  • Inspect company facility for potential hazards to reduce the potential of loss, to further define hazards, recommend improvements and monitor

  • Formulate and communicate general safety practices to be followed by company personnel to ensure all covered processes comply with applicable regulations and/or standards.

Experience, Skills and Abilities: 

  • The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications): 
    • Hazard Communication Standard (HAZCOM) and Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training/certification required.
  • The Extras (Preferred Qualifications): 

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety preferred.

    • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.

    • Minimum three (3) years of experience in Process Safety Management preferred.

    • Experience with refrigeration and safety equipment and maintenance of this equipment preferred.

    • Experience with Process Safety Management (PSM), Risk Management Plan (RMP), and other safety programs preferred.

    • Experience with mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems preferred.

    • Experience in reading and understanding blueprints and refrigeration processes preferred.

    • Ammonia Refrigeration “Operator 1 Level” recommended.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: N/A

How to Apply: Please visit our online website

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