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Job #: R-00005268
Location: Camp Arifjan Kuwait - Expat
Category: Safety
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Safety Manager

The Logistics and Mission Solutions (LMS) Organization at Leidos is currently seeking a Safety Manager to support the Ammunition Supply Point (ASP / Theater Storage Area (TSA) Program in Kuwait.

Responsible for the development, implementation, and compliance of the Safety Program for the ASP/TSA located at Camp Arifjan and Al Jalai'a, Kuwait and the ASP located at Camp Buehring, Kuwait. Ensures regular occupational and industrial safety training is programmed and conducted. Conducts daily, weekly and monthly safety inspections. Investigates all accidents to determine future preventive measures and conducts safety stand down briefings as necessary. Responsible for the overall compliance of all Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA) and explosive safety operations with local and US environmental safety regulations. Provides OSHA safety and HAZMAT program control and oversight of reception, storage and issue of ammunition, ammunition residue and ammunition packaging materials. Assures availability of required safety information and materials such as Safety Data Sheets, hazard labeling of containers, labeling of industrial support equipment, etc.

Assures adherence to OSHA and explosive safety procedures and ensures keeping of an efficient, clean, and safe work environment. Work closely with Government, QASAS, Area Managers, Supervisors, and Safety Representatives providing oversight and safety instructions to ensure compliance with all OSHA and explosive safety directives. Monitor daily operational activities, conducts safety surveillance, safety inspections, and recommends corrective actions as needed.

Monitor morning Safety Briefs and maintain daily communications with managers and supervisors. Maintain up to date familiarity with the applicable ammunition and explosives safety standards, Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA) Standards, and the necessary safety practices to protect themselves and their fellow employees. Provides Senior Government and program officials with oral, written and graphic reports. Perform other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience plus 4+ years' direct experience in occupational and industrial safety. Must have knowledge of explosive safety, health and safety plans, proper munitions storage procedures, vehicle safety, and material safety hazards. Must be fluent in the English language. Must be able to pass a background National Agency Check prior to employment. Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET security clearance. Must be able to attain and maintain a Kuwait Driver's License (KDL), on and off Installation, to operate a motor vehicle in Kuwait in order to traverse the various works sites for inspections and investigations.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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