Life Link III Safety Manager

Position Title: Safety Manager

Purpose: The Safety Manager is responsible for providing guidance and direction for the planning, implementation and operation of the organization’s safety management system (SMS), as well as to ensure and interface with Life Link III’s air services provider SMS.
The key focus of Life Link III’s SMS is to develop and implement processes that create a safe environment to provide critical care emergency medical air transportation services.

Safety Manager Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree, with supplemental training or certifications in safety
Experience – 3 years’ experience coordinating or analyzing safety and/or loss prevention activities
Familiarization with NIMS/FEMA training and courses (appropriate level of coursework can be completed post-hiring)
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills to communicate and coordinate across multiple departments
Air Medical Transport industry experience preferred
AMMS Safety Management Training Academy Graduate preferred

Key Responsibilities:
a. Develops, implements and manages the company’s Safety Management System
b. Establishes safety-related strategy and performance goals and objectives
c. Investigates incidents of injury and/or property damage at company worksites
d. Serves as safety resource to Life Link III departments and bases
e. Conducts regular safety evaluations, including inspections of facilities, worksites, equipment, work practices and safety devices
f. Promotes employee health and wellness in conjunction with Human Resources
g. Collaborates with external partners such as Fire, EMS, hospitals, MNDOT, OHSA, state councils, accrediting bodies, and insurance vendors to promote, develop, and implement safety related policies and procedures
h. Communicates safety related initiatives and activities to Leadership Team and Senior Leadership Team
i. Collaborates with Life Link III’s air services provider safety organization and representatives to ensure consistency of policies and procedures
j. Coordinates safety initiatives and activities with Life Link III consortium member organizations
k. Is Life Link III SMS administrator for safety related digital platforms and systems
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