We are currently seeking a Safety Director/Assistant Operations Manager in the Mount Pleasant, IA area.
We are proud to offer:
Generous salary based on experience - $60K-$80K+
Best benefit package on the market
Medical and vision insurance
401(k) and defined benefit pension plans
Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
Employee events throughout the year
Every other Friday off! Work schedule is Monday-Thursday 7:00am-4:30pm and every other Friday 7:00am-3:30pm
Backyard access to world-class outdoor recreation areas
The Safety Director is a key position that is responsible for promoting a culture of safety for Cooperative employees, members & the public and to also provide assistance to the Director of Operations. This includes training and educating the workforce and public about electrical safety.
Develop, maintain, and conduct the Cooperative’s safety education program for members and others.
Ensure Cooperative meets the current compliance requirements on all federal, state and local levels.
Inspect work activities at job sites for safety and compliance to regulations and take corrective action as needed.
Investigate all accidents and near misses and correct, or recommend corrective actions for any unsafe conditions.
Work with the safety committee to develop and recommend new procedures and approaches to safety and loss prevention.
Potential supervisory responsibilities
Shall have attained the classification of Journeyman Lineman and a minimum of five years’ experience in the electrical industry.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Must possess thorough knowledge of construction, operations, and maintenance of both overhead and underground electrical transmission and distribution systems.
Must have or obtain thorough knowledge of OSHA, NESC, and any other Federal, state or local requirements and up-to-date techniques and procedures for this type of work.
Must obtain and maintain any safety certifications deemed necessary.
Must have or obtain First Aid/CPR certification.
Must have a current commercial driver’s license (CDL)
Basic understanding of Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
Self-starter with the ability to work independently
Excellent multi-tasking skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Must hold current, valid driver’s license
Must live in or relocate to the Mount Pleasant, IA area
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
About Access Energy Cooperative
Access Energy Cooperative provides an excellent benefit package including: Medical, Vision, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Profit Sharing, Pension / 401(k)
Access Energy Cooperative is a rural electric cooperative located in Southeast Iowa. Headquarters office is in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa and an outpost is located in Fairfield, Iowa. Access Energy Cooperative provides electricity to approximately 6500 members throughout 10 counties and maintains about 2300 miles of line. We also serve numerous industries throughout our service territory. We are proud to be a Touchstone Energy Cooperative.
Access Energy Cooperative has excellent hunting and fishing locations and opportunities and is only 45 miles from Iowa City.
Access Energy Cooperative was founded in 1939 and has been a reliable source of electricity for the rural economy in Southeast Iowa. Throughout the years, we have been instrumental in economic development by applying for and receiving USDA grants.