Apr 09, 2020

Safety Manager Portsmouth, NH, USA

  • Sprague Operating Resources LLC
  • Portsmouth, NH, USA
Full-Time Defense Oil and Gas Other QA-Quality Control

Job Description



Sprague takes a collaborative, customer-centric approach to providing best-in-class energy products and related services throughout the Northeast. As a publicly-traded company (NYSE:SRLP) founded in 1870, we pride ourselves on offering customers the expert solutions and high-quality service that help their businesses thrive in any market landscape. Sprague values innovation, safety, integrity and people. We know that our people are what set us apart from our competition, and we work hard to make sure each employee across our 20+ locations knows how important they are to our community.

Are you an analytical problem solver with extensive experience in safety or risk management?  Our Safety Manager position will be responsible for the development, support, execution and management of all Sprague safety management systems, programs, policies and procedures.  You’ll achieve success in this position by demonstrating your ability to develop excellent working relationships with people of all backgrounds and levels of responsibility.  If you love to lead continuous improvement initiatives and improve safety performance, and if you’re about developing internal programs to drive compliance, this is the role for you!


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This position is based in our headquarters in Portsmouth, NH and will involve field work and travel primarily within the North East. Work based on your own flexible schedule in your company provided vehicle at our marine industrial terminals that handle chemical, petroleum,  and bulk materials. We’ll need you to lead incident investigation teams and anticipate, identify, and evaluate hazardous conditions and practices during site visits.

We want to hear from you!

Do you like to solve problems and consider yourself forward thinking? If you are looking for a place where you can learn a lot about the energy industry while constantly challenging yourself, then Sprague is your place. Sprague employees are dedicated and driven, and we constantly strive to be the best in the industry. We work best as a team, knowing that collaboration leads to innovation and the best customer experience. As a company that has continued to evolve with the energy industry for the last 150 years, we are looking for hardworking employees to join us as we remain at the forefront of the industry.

Qualified candidates for this role will have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in safety, risk management, industrial hygiene, engineering or related field
  • Ten to fifteen years’ experience in safety or risk management
  • Experience in OSHA, DOT, EPA and State regulatory requirements
  • Demonstrated understanding of and compliance experience with OSHA regulations 1910, 1916, 1917 and 1926
  • Professional HSE certifications are desirable (CSP, CHMM, REM, etc.)
  • Experience with Canadian regulations, USCG, marine oil terminal and bulk/break-bulk cargo operations strongly desirable

What we offer:

We recently surveyed our employees to ask them their favorite part of the job. Unanimously, they answered with "the people I work with." You are part of a team and a family at Sprague, and everyone works together to ensure the success of both the company and the individual.  And in addition to great coworkers, you’ll enjoy perks like medical benefits and retirement contributions that start on your first day.  Sprague also provides tuition reimbursement for any employee that would like to further their education.  Is giving back important to you? Sprague has adopted a casual business dress code where you can wear jeans to work! Do you like to get involved where you work? Sprague has a range of committees to support varying initiatives (Sustainability, Charitable, Scholarship, FunForce, etc…). Sprague is a place that cares about its employees, its community, and about creating a place where people want to come to work every day.

Plus we have some great benefits!

  • 401(k) Traditional and Roth plans with employer match
  • Defined Contribution Plan with an automatic 5% contribution from Sprague
  • Paid Volunteer Time
  • Flexible Working Policy
  • Choice of high deductible and PPO Health Plans to fit your individual needs
  • Wellness Program

Come join us to learn why we are consistently celebrating 20-, 30-, and even 40-year anniversaries here at Sprague!

Sprague is an EEO/AA employer.  We strongly encourages minorities, females, Vets and individuals with disabilities to apply.

As a federal contractor we adhere to OFCCP employment regulations. 

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