The role of Safety Officer in Athens, GA involves managing and implementing safety and security programs within the facility. This position provides leadership and expertise in occupational safety and health, offering guidance to department Managers and Supervisors regarding security, injury prevention, and OSHA compliance. Essential responsibilities include managing safety programs and ensuring the workplace is free of recognizable hazards, conducting safety trainings, incorporating safety into the company culture, and improving security measures. The required qualifications for this role include a Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of experience in an occupational loss reduction role, or an Associate Degree with 10 years of experience in the same field. Proficiency in oral and written communication as well as Microsoft Office software is essential. Preferred qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree in occupational safety, experience in food manufacturing, and bilingual proficiency (Spanish).