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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Sunnyside, Washington
United States
Job Categories:
Safety Manager/Coordinator: Single site
Industry Segments:
Food & Beverage
Experience level:
3-5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Safety Professional

Darigold is known for delivering fresh, high quality, value-added dairy products to people, & customer-driven solutions to organizations, all around the globe. We are the 5th largest dairy Co-Op in the US & one of the largest privately held organizations headquartered in Seattle, Washington. We produce over 9 billion pounds of milk every year! Since 1918, our Farmer-owners have taken great pride in producing nutritious dairy products with unsurpassed quality.

Our work environment provides a results driven, collaborative space, with open & transparent communication, & a culture of celebrating everyone’s wins. Our mid-size private business model provides the ability to have dynamic involvement at all levels of our organization. We’re also proud to say we offer an excellent Total Compensation Package & a few other unique perks to our industry!

Darigold has an opportunity for an energetic and motivated Safety Professional to drive a culture change, champion employee engagement and risk reduction at our Sunnyside, WA site.

Leverage your strong technical, strategic, organizational, and communications skills to build and sustain a safety culture that promotes a safe and healthy work environment and strives for excellence. The Safety Professional works closely with the Sunnyside Site Director and corporate leadership to effectively coordinate and implement critical safety programs to ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, guidelines, expectations, and Darigold’s policies. This position is instrumental in responding to all safety incidents and operational upsets.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties as assigned): 

  • Embody a safety culture to change behavior and drive change across the Sunnyside site
  • Spearhead the risk management process to systematically identify hazards, assess risks, and drive execution of corrective actions
  • Lead incident investigations to determine root cause and ensure corrective actions are implemented and documented
  • Partner with site leadership to establish goals, metrics, and priorities for safety
  • Manage the Safety KPIs and other trends to identify areas where we can continue to account for and mitigate risks and drive safety
  • Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, summarizing data and present recommended next steps
  • Lead the effective management, motivation, and training of safety topics
  • Respond and provide guidance for all emergency situations
  • Sponsor and support the Darigold Performance System Safety Pillar
  • Maintain current knowledge of trends and practices and remain apprised of industry standards, technology, developments, and regulatory changes

Education, Experience and Certifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Health and Safety, Engineering, Occupational Safety, or a related field. Combination of associate degree and directly related Safety compliance experience may be considered. Other degree and/or experience combinations may also be considered 
  • Project Management skills 
  • 2 to 3 years of directly related experience in Safety; Food & beverage industry experience a plus

At Darigold we embrace diversity & welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, creed, religion, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law- We’re proud to say we are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

As a condition of employment applicants offered a role will be required to successfully pass our pre-employment background screen, receive a negative drug screen result & confirm eligibility to work in the U.S. We participate in E-Verify- please follow the links for details, English / Spanish & view our Right to Work Statement, English / Spanish.