Safety Assistant Manager

  • Full Time
  • Osage, Iowa
  • $70,000 - $75,000 USD / Year
  • May 31, 2024

Website A to Z Drying

Position Description: The Safety Assistant Manager provides professional knowledge and expertise in the administration and support of environmental, health, and safety programs. This position reports to the Environmental Health & Safety Manager.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am to 4:00 pm or Monday – Friday, normal business hours

Pay Range: $70,000 – $75,000 per year

Major Areas of Responsibility:
– Ensures compliance with any applicable federal, state and local legislation / codes governing environmental, health, and safety.
– Coordination and implementation of environmental health and safety programs to ensure compliance with regulatory and company policies.
– Conducts facility assessments, surveys, and program evaluations to determine the presence of hazardous conditions, such as noise exposure, chemical exposure, indoor air quality, confined space and workplace ergonomics.
– Works with administration of worker’s compensation program to determine areas for increased training and emphasis on accident prevention.
– Designs, develops, and conducts safety and environmental training for A to Z Drying employees.
– Ensures personnel training and corrective action follow-up is complete.
– Conducts on-site inspections and audits of operations and facilities.
– Perform daily plant walk throughs with findings sent each day to upper management.
– Evaluates hazardous conditions and recommends controls and / or personal protective equipment.
– Investigate and evaluate new safety equipment for appropriateness.
– Responds and provides assistance to emergency situations.
– Maintains knowledge of any applicable company, OSHA, EPA, and DOT standards and administrative practices as they relate to A to Z Drying, Inc.

Desirable Education and Experience:
– AA or Bachelor’s Degree
– Two years or more of progressively responsible safety and environmental compliance experience preferred.
– Experience associated with industrial manufacturing processes preferred.
– Attention to detail.
– Computer proficient.

A to Z Drying, Inc. offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include paid time off, paid holidays, health, life, dental and vision insurance, 401K and cafeteria plan!


Company Profile:
A to Z Drying, Inc. is an Iowa corporation with production facilities in Osage, Iowa. Founded in 1972, A to Z Drying, Inc. offers custom spray drying, blending, packaging and warehousing. A to Z Drying, Inc. provides cost-effective manufacturing for biotechnology companies.


A to Z Drying is an equal opportunity employer.

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