Safety Engineer - Assembly Shop
at Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

Job Description

Shape the future today.
 
The world is changing. The question is, what will be our contribution to the outcome? We have set the pace in the field of mobility from the very beginning, and we will continue to do so. At Mercedes-Benz Vans, interdisciplinary teams are developing the mobility of tomorrow. Our goal is to make mobility safer, simpler, and more sustainable for people across the globe. Put your pioneering spirit to good use: This is your opportunity to make a contribution that extends far beyond your job title.
 
At Mercedes-Benz Vans, we offer you the perfect environment for your professional and personal growth. Cutting-edge training and promising career opportunities will help you to foster and expand your professional skill set as well as your individual strengths. Think, try, and thrive with us in collaborative work environments that spark game-changing concepts.
 
Job Overview:
To lead safety initiatives in the plant and ensure compliance with legislative and corporate standards. Implements various occupational safety and health activities in the organization. Complies with health and safety regulations. Investigates potential risks, accidents and injuries.
 
Responsibilities:


Qualifications  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) or the equivalent combination of education and or experience.
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) desired.
  • 5 + years’ safety engineering experience at a large manufacturing site desired.  Automotive manufacturing experience a plus.
  • Experience in robot commissioning, safety risk assessments and associated safety training.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements that apply to facilities management
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Experienced with robotics safety, functional safety, safeguarding and human collaboration (ANSI /RIA R15.06 and ISO / TS 15066.
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines, work independently and to organize work on multiple projects to include working with vendors and contractors.
  • Good interpersonal skills required for working with regulatory agencies and the community.
  • Critical thinking; Observational skills; Technical capacity, Problem solving / analysis
  • Database design and tracking
We are all in for change. Are you too? Apply now.
 
If you have experience in the above and are interested in joining an outstanding company we welcome you to apply. The division Mercedes-Benz Vans is world renown for quality and innovative products.
 
EXCELLENT COMPENSATION & BENEFITS PLAN WITH 401k MATCHING
 
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC (“MBV”) is a plant in Ladson, South Carolina that produces Sprinter vans for the U.S. and Canadian market under the brands Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner. The midsize Mercedes-Benz Metris vans are also reassembled at this location.
 
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC invested 500 million U.S. dollars in the construction of a new Sprinter production plant in addition to an expansion of the previous assembly operations. In September 2018, MBV officially opened its new plant, located next to existing operations in the North Charleston area. The MBV facility will provide up to 1,300 jobs by the end of the decade and is expected to create at least 600 additional jobs in the region through its suppliers.
 
More than 130,000 Sprinters have been assembled in North Charleston and delivered to destinations in the U.S. since 2006. The U.S. is now the second largest market for Sprinter vans, after Germany.
 
Thank you for your interest. Please be aware the impact of COVID-19 could increase the amount of time it takes our HR and Hiring Team to process your application. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We are dedicated to the health and safety of our employees and candidates. We appreciate your patience during this time


Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that appreciates and leverages the diversity of our team. We provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation),age, national origin, religion, marital status, veteran status, physical or other disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.


Organization:  Mercedes Benz Vans LLC
Primary Location:  United States of America-South Carolina-Charleston
Work Locations:  
8501 Palmetto Commerce Pkwy (US29456C)
8501 Palmetto Commerce Pkwy
Charleston, 29456

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