Safety Coordinator

Location: Kansas City, KS, United States
Date Posted: 11-03-2017
Job Summary:

Keystone Automotive Operations, Inc. (KAO) is currently recruiting for a Loss Prevention and Safety Coordinator for our Kansas City, KS location.  This position will be responsible for all aspects of safety and loss prevention at the distribution center and associated cross docks.  The Safety Coordinator will work to increase employee safety and awareness and ensure compliance with government agencies and programs.

Essential Job Duties:
  • Develop programs to prevent OSHA recordable accidents.
  • Maintain and house safety training records according to retention schedule.
  • Evaluate and maintain compliance with safety regulations and other government.
  • Conduct safety inspections.
  • Conduct monthly safety training.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as directed by Production Manager.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
  • 5 years of experience in a safety related field.
  • Attentive to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments.
  • Able to communicate effectively with others.
  • Flexible to work variable schedules including weekends.
  • Ability to communicate, give direction, and monitor employee performance.
  • Must have knowledge of all OSHA, DOT, and LKQ policies in relation to safety.
Work Environment and Physical Demands:
  • This position requires to constantly be on their feet except when operating machinery or performing supervisory responsibilities.
  • Should not have lifting restrictions and must not be afraid of heights.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods, sit, walk, push, pull, bend, climb, and be able to move or lift up to 75lbs on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to climb ladders, stairs, and withstand heights of more than 15ft.
  • Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
  • Should be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels.
  • The noise level in work environment is moderately loud. 
What We Offer:
  • Competitive Wage
  • Excellent Benefit Package
  • 401k with generous company match
  • PTO
LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a drug free work environment. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check* and may be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.
*The existence of criminal conviction(s) does not constitute an automatic bar to employment.
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