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Safety Manager

Perryville, United States - Explore location Health & Safety Full time

Job description

Why we will love you

You take great pride in keeping people safe, healthy, and happy in their workplace. You believe, like we do, that a better life at work equals a better life.

What you'll be doing day to day

As a Safety & Security Manager, managing and maintaining risk awareness at our Distribution / Customer Fulfillment Center, you will:

Ensure a healthy, safe, and secure work environment, through performing safety audits, coaching, and conducting internal investigations.

Implement effective standardized safety and security programs (including co-worker training) in location in order to protect IKEA’s co-workers, visitors and assets from preventable loss, injury, or illness.

Ensure compliance with Safety and Health Program to reduce Workers' Compensation costs through accident reduction and effective claims management

Establish annual Safety Action Plans, identifying the risk within location

Drive risk awareness, ensure risk handling is done in a consistent manner.

Contribute to an environment where IKEA culture is a strong and embraces the diversity of co-workers and customers

Together as a team

In our team we focus on the health and safety of all IKEA co-workers, so that our co-workers can focus on our customers. Together we find new ways of creating a sound and heathy work environment where people thrive and perform every day. Because we believe that a safe and happy workplace is key to a prospering business!

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JOB TYPE: Permanent, Salary

The salary pay range for this role is $69913 to $101,717

Whether you’re part-time or full-time, we offer competitive benefits and perks, such as medical and Rx*, dental, vision, 401k, meal deal, store discount, autism coverage, parental leave, pet insurance, education assistance, and more.


3 to 5 years of leadership and Safety & Security experience

Knowledge of National Safety and Security Legal requirements, Worker's Compensation/claims management, and Ergonomics in a distribution or warehouse environment.

CPR/First Aid Certification (training provided)

Auditing experience

Proficient in Microsoft Office

Strong written and verbal communication skills


Ability to lift, sit, stand, and walk for length of shift

Ability to lift up to 50lbs