Are you a person who can develop standards, plans and training from scratch? Do you have a love for accomplishing projects, putting things in order, and checking things off your lists?
We seek a person to assist the Director of Safety and Security in developing and maintaining the JAARS workplace safety program. The Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator (EHS) will have the challenge of defining and coordinating EHS standards for a diverse group of personnel working in aviation, construction, shipping and receiving, auto repair, land transportation, and general office staff.
Come join the team at JAARS where we make Bible translation possible and be part of the impact on people’s lives for eternity.
The Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator will assist and advise the Director of Safety and Security in the creation and maintenance of general safety standards, policy, and procedures for JAARS.
For a full-time volunteer or a staff person who raises support
Must be a US citizen or green card holder to apply
Deve lop new organizational safety standards and training in coordination with affected departments and safety personnel
Maintain and update all documentation of safety plans
Keep JAARS current on environmental health and safety regulations
Define safety and accident investigation standards
Communicate standards content to Department Safety Coordinators
Administer and maintain all training records
Deliver required training to new staff, staff with new responsibilities, new hazards, and updates as mandated by regulatory authorities
Conduct audits and accident investigations and provides audit oversight to safety coordinators
Determine checklist safety standards and provides up-to-date checklists to safety coordinators
Complete, file and send required recurrent reports to OSHA, NCDOL, and the EPA
Investigate workplace injuries and ensure all injury reports are completed
What you are made of
Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively
Innate ability to take large and complex problems and break them down into coherent and achievable tasks
Appreciates consistency and defined parameters and enjoys creating them where none exist
Motivated by achievement and loves checklists
Ability to understand the nuances of a culture and adjust personal and work expectation accordingly
JAARS (www.jaars.org) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare, and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.
We are pleased to have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, the organizations of the Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.
JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.
JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
There are nearly 600 million people in the world with little or no access to Scripture in the language they know best, their heart language. JAARS is here to do something about that.
JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally-appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
We need more staff to make in possible. Of those who work at the JAARS Center in Waxhaw, N.C., 50% are volunteers either short- or long-term, full- or part-time, and of all ages and training backgrounds. Missionaries and a few paid personnel round out the staff.
Consider becoming part of our team that impacts people for eternity by helping give them God’s Word!