Current Openings

Safety Manager

Our Story: We take pride in our heritage but we have emerged to market with new purpose. We are a modern global food company…still making the best gyros on the market, but also so much more. Today, we make it easy to offer new and familiar fare, by providing BOLD, on-trend, specialty proteins. We bring excitement to authentic world cuisine.

With the recent merger of Grecian Delight and Kronos Foods Corp., our goal is to rejuvenate the restaurant and retail space. The support of our combined innovative processes, products, and inspired teams will create a well-versed collaborative work environment, to which will support our growth and success in the food manufacturing space. We strive to find the best talent to assist in guiding our exponential growth.

About The Role:

· Full time

· Salaried

· Located in Glendale Heights, IL and Elk Grove Village, IL

· Mid to Senior level position

· Reports to Chief Human Resources Officer

Objectives of this Role:

The Safety Manager inspects work areas, products, and employee work habits to ensure that everything is in compliance with OSHA rules and environmental safety guidelines, and makes changes to improve the safety of the workplace when necessary.

· Designs and implements safety programs for all workspaces.

· Stays up to date on state and federal workplace safety regulations.

· Trains new employees and contract workers on all safety programs and safety work rules.

· Runs informational meetings for employees regarding proper health and safety habits and procedures at work.

· Identifies health and safety hazards.

· Recommends ways to improve health and safety in the workplace.

· Writes up reports detailing health and safety issues.

· Presents reports and suggestions for improvement to executive leadership.

· Fields inquiries from employees about proper safety procedures.

· Responds to on-site emergencies and accidents.

· Investigates on-the-job accidents and assists Manager in writing up reports.

· Identifies root causes of each accident and devises strategic plan to remedy those problems.

· Monitors work place on a daily basis to ensure all activity meets safety compliance.

· Conducts official audits of the all work areas, including production area, warehouses and office.

Requirements:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health, Engineering, Management, or related field is required.

· Certificate in Safety Management (CSM) is required.

· Three+ years working in a manufacturing environment strongly preferred.

· Coursework and training in occupational safety requirements and OHSA guidelines is required.

· Communicates details of safety procedures clearly to employees.

· Pays close attention to detail.

· Demonstrates detailed knowledge of OHSA and EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) guidelines.

· Demonstrates strong leadership skills.

· Exhibits ability to think practically and creatively to implement the best safety practices.

· Responds quickly and efficiently to emergency situations.

· Remains calm in a crisis.

· Demonstrates knowledge of the specific tools, machinery, or equipment used in the specific place of work.

· Exercises caution and alertness at all times.

· Possesses strong problem-solving and analytical skills.

Contact:

Jess Carlisle

HR Analyst

One Kronos Dr | Glendale Heights, IL 60139

Office: 224-353-5390

Senior Casualty Risk Engineering Consultant

Location(s): AM – Chicago, AM – Illinois Virtual Office

Remote Working: Yes

Schedule: Full Time

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Zurich’s Large Casualty Risk Engineering team is seeking a Risk Engineering Consultant with multi line Risk Engineering experience to support the Large Casualty Underwriting Teams. This is a work from home role ideally positioned within the Greater Chicago area. In this role you will service customers with IL, IN, MI and WI. This role includes a company car with 25% – 50% expected overnight travel.

Risk Engineering Consultants:

  • Perform field engineering risk assessments and risk improvement services for prospect accounts and bound accounts. This may be done virtually but often requires travel where necessary but primarily within the region.
  • Perform field engineering risk assessments and risk improvement services for prospect accounts and bound accounts. This may be done virtually but often requires travel where necessary but primarily within the region.
  • Provide engineering support to underwriting teams and attend client/broker meetings as needed.
  • Manage account risk portfolio and provide account level engineering to meet underwriting requirements.
  • Provide advanced casualty consultative services to customers, identify exposures with significant loss potential, investigate cause/effect of major losses and review/assess casualty management program effectiveness.
  • Develop and implement customer service strategies that reduce losses and improve customer operations.
  • Monitor casualty account engineering services to ensure that delivery is proper, on-time, and cost effective.
  • Assist in marketing Zurich Resilience Solutions, and risk transfer insurance products in conjunction with underwriting professionals and agents across company business segments.

Final candidates will be subject to a Motor Vehicle Record background check as this position includes a company car.

The role will be filled at the Risk Engineering Consultant or Senior Risk Engineering Consultant level. The hiring manager will determine the appropriate level based upon the selected applicant’s experience and skill set relative to the qualifications listed for this position.

Basic Qualifications:

Risk Engineering Consultant

  • Bachelors Degree and 3 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area

OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 5 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area

AND

  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Experience working in a team environment

OR

Senior Risk Engineering Consultant

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area

OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience within the Risk Engineering area

AND

  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Experience working in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Health and Safety, or related degree
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation
  • Industry experience in manufacturing, health science, technology.
  • Account oversight experience as a Loss Control/Risk Engineering consultant with large customers casualty lines of business and programs to include: Auto, General Liability, Worker’s Compensation, Property, Products Liability, SIR, Guaranteed Cost, Large Deductible, and Collateral.
  • Capable of managing and coordinating safety services for large customers with multiple locations.
  • Knowledgeable in safety management programs that control workplace hazards, educate employees, and promote safety awareness/accountability
  • Able to conduct safety training with large and small groups at all business levels
  • Strong communication and results-oriented consultative skills
  • Outstanding collaboration skills
  • History of working successfully in a team environment
  • High degree of proficiency in using computer and related software or systems

A future with Zurich

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.

As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet

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