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Kenneth
TheFLSafetyGuy@gmail.com
813-638-6713
10402 Hampton Meadow Way
Riverview, FL 33578
Corporate Director, Safety and Compliance
22 years experience W2
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Summary

  • OSHA Complaint Defense
  • Safety Program Development
  • Professional Supervision
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Life Safety Training Budget Development
  • Contractor Selection
  • Project Management
  • Job Safety Analysis
  • Process Safety Management Accident/Incident Interviewing
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Contract Development
  • Brand Protection
  • Data Analysis/Trending

Experience
Corporate Director, Safety and Compliance
Jul 2017 - present
Project Management
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Banking/Financial
Jul 2017 - Jul 2017
Operations on the financial benefits of implementing an ISO 45001 compliant Safety Management System and presented to DUDA Senior Leadership.
  • Developed Corporate SOPs for Duda Farm Fresh Food and Viera Home Builders operations in the US related to BBP, Accident/Incident Management, OSHA Complaint onsite reviews.
  • Reviewer and approver for Safety Compliance Audit scheduling and draft/final report approval.
  • Evaluate working environments and make recommendations to the Life Safety and Employee risk programs.
  • Support the Farm Fresh Business Group to evaluate safety-related risks for potential new business as well as analysis of RFIs and RFPs for potential new accounts.
  • Lead and managed three Safety Committee teams in their efforts to implement safety initiatives and compliance with Federal, State, local and company policies such as LOTO, BBP, Confined Spaces, Powered Industrial Trucks, Life Safety and Fall Protection.
  • Managed an incident Osha Complaint for a serious citation/fine to zero dollars. Experienced in working with Federal and State level OSHA on Compliance Investigation and Citation defense and clarifications.
  • Updated DUDA Emergency Action plan to provide support and promote superior response to emergencies.
  • Principle for drafting responses to OSHA requests for information and compliance inspections.
  • Root Cause Analysis Lead Investigator for 10 serious incidences and reported solution development/implementation to Senior Leadership.
  • Developed a employee review procedure for the Employee participation element of the company Process Safety Management compliance program.
  • Principal team member to evaluate integration and implementation of a Safety Management System.
  • Serves as PSM SME for Management of Change support and compliance evaluator by reviewing findings established during corporate compliance audits for the Environmental vertical.
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Director of Safety and Health
Dec 2015 - Jul 2017
High Point, NC
Supply Chain
  • Director of Safety and Health, North American Operations Support
  • Serving as the Director of Safety and Health for approximately 450 accounts in the US and Canada.
  • Provide regular metrics to the COO and the Executive Vice President staff on incident status, program advancement and safety culture.
  • Reviewer and approver for Safety Compliance Audit scheduling and draft/final report approval.
  • Evaluate working environments and make recommendations to the Life Safety and Employee risk programs.
  • Support the Business Development Group to evaluate safety-related risks for potential new business as well as analysis of RFIs and RFPs for potential new accounts.
  • Lead and manage nine (11) Regional Safety Managers as they support Metric-based safety initiatives and compliance with Federal, State, local and company policies such as LOTO, BBP, Confined Spaces, Powered Industrial Trucks, Life Safety and Fall Protection.
  • Experienced in working with Federal and State level OSHA on Compliance Investigation and Citation defense and clarifications.
  • Principle EHS member for drafting responses to OSHA requests for information and compliance inspections.
  • Root Cause Analysis Investigator for serious incidences and reported findings and solutions to Senior Leadership.
  • Developed an auditing procedure and program for Process Safety Management compliance.
  • Principal team member to evaluate integration and implementation of a Safety Management System. (integrating three companies into one)
  • Serves as PSM/RMP support and compliance evaluator by reviewing findings established during Corporate and Regulatory compliance audits for the Environmental vertical.
OSHA Project Management
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Senior EHS Specialist - Process Safety
Aug 2014 - Jan 2016
Alpharetta, GA
Products Pipeline
  • Senior EHS Specialist
  • Process Safety
  • Served as the Products Pipeline PSM/RMP subject matter expert for 14 Butane Blending and 4 Propane facilities.
  • EHS SME for compliance with MOCs, MI, PSSRs, SOP Development and Audit Preparation Training for the company's Product Pipelines group.
  • Evaluated working environments and made recommendations to the Life Safety and Employee Participation elements of the PSM/RMP programs.
  • Worked with the Engineering Group to upgrade company's Mechanical Integrity to comply with API 510 and API 570.
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Leader for Life Safety in compliance with OSHA 1910.119 (PSM rule)
  • Experienced in working with Federal and State level OSHA on compliance clarifications.
  • Principle EHS member for PPL in drafting a response to drafting the company's response, submitted through API, to OSHA's RFI on proposed changes to the PSM rule.
  • Root Cause Analysis Investigator for PSM covered process events utilizing SCAT RCA Method.
  • Developed a training procedure and program for Process Safety Management introduction at the JCM facility.
  • Served as PSM/RMP Internal Auditor team support and compliance evaluator by reviewing findings established during audits. Placed in Advocate position to gain experience in supporting the company's position during potential regulatory audit scenarios.
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HSE Day-to-Day Site Safety Manager (Manufacturing)
Aug 2013 - Aug 2014
Johns Creek, GA
Project Management
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Health and Safety Manager
Aug 2006 - Sep 2013
Southeastern, PA
  • Regional Environmental Health and Safety Manager
  • Served as
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HSE Lead-Atlanta & PSM Project Coordinator
Jan 2013 - Jan 2013
  • Served as the Process Safety Management Coordinator for 6 manufacturing lines to improve process safety operations associated with MOCs, PSSRs, SOPs Training and HAZOPs for the company's largest manufacturing facility.
  • Evaluated working environments and made recommendations to improve equipment, policies and training and general employee safety.
  • Worked with the Engineering Group to write and upgrade operating procedures to comply with OSHA 1910.119, 1910 and 1926 HSE practices.
  • Contributed to the company effort to reduce Worker's Compensation and injury costs through incident and accident investigation and evaluation.
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Lead for Life Safety and Health at the Johns Creek Manufacturing facility with the duties of training, hazard evaluation, chemical handling Behavioral-based Safety reviews, and a Safety Assessor for incoming manufacturing equipment prior to validation and start up.
  • Experienced in working with Federal and State level OSHA on compliance clarifications.
  • Root Cause Analysis investigator
  • TapRoot Training in 2013.
  • Developed a training procedure and program for Process Safety Management introduction at the JCM facility.
  • Presented Global Safety updates from Germany, India, The Philippines and US locations to shift-level front line and Management personnel.
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the technical expert for National
Aug 2006 - Aug 2006
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Project Manager, Occupational Health and Environmental Control
Dec 2003 - Aug 2006
Sunrise, FL
  • Developed and coordinated all Occupational Health training, site audits investigations and policy review for 325,000 adult and minor students across more than 480 locations throughout the county.
  • Directed site investigations evaluating structures after natural disasters to detect mold and other biological intrusions.
  • Developed policies and procedures for training Facilities personnel on Occupational Health impacts.
  • Project Manager for the Tools for Schools Indoor Air Quality Task Force.
  • Coordinated District programs for Radon and Lead in Water Testing
  • Evaluated the Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste Collection program.
  • Performed chemical storage site inspection in collaboration with County and Federal EPA personnel.
  • Coordinated New Chemical Product Review Program
  • Wrote the SBBC Avian Influenza Task Force Plan for DECON and School Isolation Protocols.
  • Established a new positive Union relationship with Facilities and Maintenance teams.
Project Management
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Division Safety Specialist/Manager
Jan 2002 - Jan 2004
North Miami Beach, FL
  • Oversaw 219 retail stores in a 510 square mile area to ensure compliance with federal state and local laws.
  • Interpreted pending safety regulations for impact on current or future operations.
  • Analyzed company injury results and counseled management on recommended actions and abatements.
  • Advised on safety related training needs and program development.
  • Reduced worker's compensation costs by $3.5 million in 3 years.
  • Coordinated investigations with OSHA and local government personnel, assisting in negotiation and resolution of concerns or breaches in compliance.
  • Served as primary investigator of all lost time injuries occurring within retail operations locations.
OSHA Project Management
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Asst. Engineer to Senior Engineer & Manager, Safety
Information Technology
Jan 1999 - Jan 2002
Suwanee, GA
Dominion Services-Peoples (Cleveland, OH and Pittsburgh, PA 1988-2000), Environmental and Compliance
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Education
Public Administration
Cleveland State University 2036
Record has not been verified.
Engineering Management
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale 1988
Record has not been verified.
Electrical Engineering Technology and Management
DeVry Institute of Technology now DeVry University 1983
Record has not been verified.
Semester Hours
Cleveland State University
Record has not been verified.
Skills
Project Management
2021
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OSHA
2017
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Budget Management
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Awards
Champions of Diversity Award Sodexo Awarded to the Occupational , 2008
Silver Level Team Spirit Award Sodexo 2009and Client Segment Gol, 2011