Safety Engineer
James Marine Inc
Belle Chasse, LA

About $46,000 - $60,000 a year


James Marine, Inc. is hiring for a Safety Engineer at out James Elmwood located in Belle Chasse, LA. **

James Marine, Inc. provides multiple services for the river industry, including tug service; barge fleeting; diesel engine repairs and parts; wheel shop; machine shop; fabrication shop; electric shop; barge and boat repairs and painting; and new barge construction. **

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Implements, and evaluates programs and procedures to ensure personnel and facility safety.

Monitors and controls company's safety standards in accordance with OSHA and state regulations.

Assists in management and tracking of worker injury claims.

Investigates industrial accidents to minimize recurrence.

Tours facilities; to identify and correct potential hazards; and to ensure compliance with safety regulations.

Conducts or coordinates safety training to educate workers about safety policies.

Takes after-hours call as assigned.


Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel

Clear written and verbal communications

Organize and write procedures in a logical/methodical manner

Good time management skills

Able to maintain confidential information

Must possess exceptional communications skills

Able to respond to, interact and collaborate with customers, vendors/suppliers and employees

Attention to detail, with a high level of accuracy

Self-starter, with ability to work independently and as a team member


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must hold a valid driver’s license.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

To apply visit our website **

Job Type: Full-time


  • Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • Belle Chasse, LA (Preferred)


  • Drivers License (Required)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture


  • Monday to Friday
  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime