Safety Director (Paducah, KY)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is accepting applications for a Safety Director (Paducah, KY)


  • BS in Occupational Safety & Health or equivalent degree
  • 7-15 years of experience in health and safety training and consultation experience is required.
  • In-Depth knowledge of company safety policies and applicant Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards
  • Strong Supervisory and leadership skills
  • Detail-oriented and thorough
  • Critical Thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to explain technical concepts in simple terms 

Desired Skills:

  • Excellent customer service, telephonic, electronic, and written communication skills.
  • Willingness to accept occasional out-of-town travel assignments to travel to job sites and office locations
  • Proficient in MS Office Programs (Word, Outlook, and Excel)
  • Ability to multitask and be able to prioritize multiple assignments
  • Ability to be self-motivated, friendly, and positive in the work environment
  • Ability to Obtain Certified Safety Professional certification (CSP)
  • Ability to obtain Certified Industrial Hygienist certification (CIH)

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Conducting project safety inspections and orientations
  • Provide safety training for employees on policies, regulations, and procedures
  • Collaborate with and advise the company’s administrative team on safety issues and compliance in specific projects and operations
  • Observation and monitoring of worksite employees and safety practices including stopping operations and activities that could harm employees or equipment
  • Maintain accurate and current safety records in accordance with guidelines
  • Analyze incident reports, metrics, and injuries in order to improve safe work practices, policies, and training programs
  • Complete document reviews, contractor correspondence, and document management
  • Other tasks and activities within the realm of the EHS profession within the manager’s skills, abilities, certifications, and authorizations


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
  • Additional Life Insurance available for employee and dependents
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Generous Company Match 401k
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Remote Work Possible
  • Flexible Schedule

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing The Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering family of companies are committed to providing multi-disciplined, full-service engineering excellence through planning, design, and construction observation phase services for Civil, Structural, Transportation, Mechanical and Electrical projects of diverse complexities.

EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer


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