Health & Safety Supervisor- Job Description
The Safety and Health Supervisor will ensure that COVID-19 requirements are implemented on-set working in conjunction with the Manager, Safety & Health, UPM and other department heads. The individual will receive training and technical guidance from a Production Safety Specialist, and it will report to the Manager, Health & Safety.
Establishing plans to distribute and dispose of PPE throughout the production
Work closely with the Manager, Safety & Health to research new trends, technology, and best practices in production health and wellness
Post and maintain approved signage and awareness campaigns.
Draft plans for cleaning/sanitation schedules for all production sites
Enforce Studio policies and protocols on-set in conjunction with production management
Manage staffing and supplies for cleaning and disinfecting
Provide reports to production management regarding concerns, violations, and compliance
Establish an on-set network of crew members to assist with implementation and monitoring of the program
Work with all departments to ensure that staffing is in place to ensure key entry, egress and traffic flow areas are secure
Review prep and shooting schedules to ensure required social distancing procedures (pods, teams, etc.) are in place
Work closely with Set Medic
Work with departments on social distancing protocols for office/work spaces
Experience working on set with feature or television production
Ability to adapt to varying work environments, possesses a strong pro-active work ethic and quickly adapt to new responsibilities
Ability to escalate issues to the Manager, Safety & Health
Ability to work well in a team environment
Good oral and written communication skills
Proven strong organizational skills including logistics, time management and scheduling
Must be a people person who can manage with confidence and maintain policy/protocol with crew.
Must be comfortable speaking to groups and providing training
Highly creative and driven to problem solve
Have a willingness to travel and keep a flexible schedule (work on a production schedule)
TECHNICAL SKILLS DESIRED
Basic knowledge of safety and health standards and regulations.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Software: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
Desire to continue development of technical skills and industry knowledge.