Martin Marietta

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Safety Leadperson

Safety Leadperson

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Midwest Division

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Recently debuting at #57 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.


At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


Position Summary


This position is required to collaborate with many individuals in operations. Preps and attends all Plant Safety Meetings. As needed assists in providing safety orientation training of new hires. In addition, the position is responsible for assisting with training of current employees for safety, environmental as established. Conduct facility audits for safety, MSHA and environmental compliance.  Assists operational supervisors as necessary with management and employee coaching.



  • Analyze, Prioritize and actively engage with solutions of Safety issues/trends. Respond and manage activities appropriately to effectively implement Safety programs
  • Respond to complaints of safety hazards at existing job sites to address issues mentioned above
  • Assist in the administration and updating the existing safety and training programs
  • Make recommendations for changes to new hire curriculum when necessary
  • Conduct Facility Audits for compliance to MSHA and Environmental Standards
  • Attends Plant Safety Meeting to ensure content is relevant and useful
  • Assist in Incident investigations for root cause
  • Track Area incident trends and make recommendations to management to reduce exposure
  • Provide training to current workforce, ensuring that Safety standards are understood
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned

Minimum Education and Experience

  • High School degree preferred
  • Good Understanding of MSHA and Environmental Regulations

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Be able to Communicate in a professional manner across all employee and management positions
  • Good presentation skills for formal meetings. Both with hourly and management employees
  • Possess strong skills at prioritizing activities.
  • Assertive, can do and persuasive personality
  • PC literate
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to train others on the Safety Standards

Physical Requirements


Physical requirements include the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds from ground to waist, visual acuity, speech and hearing, hand and eye coordination, manual dexterity, repetitive motion, standing, sitting (must be able to sit for extended periods of time up to 8 hours), walking, climbing stairs, bending and stooping, and the ability to drive.


Working Conditions


Most time is work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry.  May have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc. Periodic, overnight stay away from home.


  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Care Reimbursement Account
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company matching
  • Pension
  • Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability
  • Optional Long-Term Disability
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
  • Matching Gift Program
  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.