Regional Safety Specialist Job in Holyoke, Colorado

Job Ref: 18479BR

Location: Holyoke, Colorado

Job Type: Full Time

CHS has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations Division. We are looking for a Regional Safety Specialist to join our growing organization. You will partner with outlying locations to ensure the division’s compliance with Environmental and Safety Regulations, Policy and Procedures. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, be able to influence change, and be a self-starter. You must have a high level of integrity and ethics.

You will:

  • Focus on proactive activities designed to protect human health and safety, protect the communities where we are located and control potential financial losses due to compliance and safety related problems.
  • Train and/or facilitate training for location safety leaders, at multiple locations, with best-in-class safety programs and in creating and enforcing safety culture.
  • Set benchmarking criteria, determine best system for tracking and reporting to management, and ensure reports are completed and delivered in a timely manner.
  • Review incident investigations and reports to conduct root cause analysis, develop  corrective actions, and oversee the implementation of those corrective actions.
  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions in the workplace.
  • Oversee and provide input with the development of training material.
  • Collaborate with safety team and managers in response to audit and loss control inspections; ensure corrective actions are implemented.
  • Evaluate safety scorecard and conduct analysis of business unit(s) to create and provide input for strategic direction of the overall safety program.
  • Train and conduct safety audit and site inspections, report writing, root cause analysis, and corrective action recommendations
  • Present at monthly safety leader update meeting and develop material for the annual safety leader conference
  • Provide management with periodic reports and updates on division’s progress and safety team’s progress.
  • Travel up to 50% of the time. 
Basic Qualifications: (required)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Ag Business, Industrial Safety or other safety related degree program
  • Safety Certification (CSP)
  • 5 years safety experience in a cooperative or operational environment to include:
    • Implementing safety programs and conducting incident investigations
    • Conducting safety audits and/or working with safety auditors
    • Working knowledge of agricultural industry
  • Proficient with MS Office suite
  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the time
Preferred Qualifications: (desired)
  • Master’s degree in a safety program
  • Experience at an agricultural cooperative with grain or agronomy operations


Minimum Years of Experience Required: 5

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor

Career Type: Safety / Regulatory Compliance

Division: LE – Ag Business Country Ops



Apply here

HSEWatch is an all-encompassing Health and Safety platform. Always visit HSEWatch for Insightful HSE articles, HSE Jobs, HSE Training opportunities and HSE News.
If you have any question as related to health and Safety, feel free to ask us, we will guide you as much as possible.
You can also advertise your Health and Safety related products and services here on HSEWatch, contact us today on –
We are waiting to be of service to you.

Related Posts

By Ubong Edet

A passionate Health and Safety professional with a good level of field experience and relevant certifications including NEBOSH, OSHA, ISO, etc certifications. An Health and Safety activist who believes in the growth and continual improvement of the profession. He is going all out to create awareness and safe precious lives.

Leave a Reply