Kelly Services ER21 - Safety Professional in Ottumwa, Iowa

24.40 Safety Professional Ottumwa Iowa

Kelly Services is currently recruiting for a Safety Professional. This opportunity is for John Deere one of the world’s leading equipment and manufacturing companies, at its location in Ottumwa Iowa. This assignment is paying $24.40 per hour and tentatively starts January 2019 .

Essential Duties:

Independently use the knowledge of Safety principles to comply with regulatory agency and company standards for injury and illness reporting requirements necessary to document incidents. Duties: Works with employees and assists supervisors and others on injury prevention by identifying and correcting potential safety and health hazards as well as identifying unsafe actions to eliminate on the job injuries and illnesses.


  • Ability to perform risk assessment and identify root cause and provide guidance on appropriate corrective actions.

  • Participate in the design, implementation and continuous improvement of processes to reduce workplace hazards.

  • Complete risk assessments and support the development of processes/programs to close identified gaps

  • Compile and analyze necessary data, documentation, and correspondence to comply with safety regulations and health and safety management system requirements

  • Support corrective action and preventative action processes.

  • Respond to internal questions and requests for information relevant to safety and health issues from acquired knowledge and experience.

  • Develop, direct and may conduct safety presentations and training.

Education and Skills:

  • High School Diploma required/2-4-year degree in Occupational Health and Safety Preferred

  • Must Haves: Minimum of one-year experience

  • Knowledge and education of Federal Regulations. Specifically, 29 CFR 1910 (General Industry)

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; must be comfortable with public speaking.

  • Strong Time management and organizational skills

  • Must be Proficient in Microsoft Suite, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


  • 1st Shift, 40 hours per week, no OT

  • Duration: 1/2019-12/2019 with possible extension based on performance and client need.

Important information:

T his position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Please submit your resume to be considered for this position. If you have questions about the opening, you may contact the recruiter for this position at .