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Safety and Compliance Supervisor - 1st Shift

Date: May 23, 2019

Location: Freeport, TX, US, 77541

Company: XPO Logistics

1st Shift,  Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 5:00pm


Logistics done differently.

Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. As the Safety and Compliance Supervisor, you will oversee the environmental health and safety program and help us successfully achieve company and customer objectives. Your strong work ethic and attention to the small details will ensure our operations continue to run efficiently. If you’re looking for an exciting opportunity with a rapidly growing dynamic company, join us at XPO.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Maintain, coordinate and communicate environmental health and safety processes and procedures in a facility which packages and stores products in super sacks
  • Monitor and coach a workforce of 40-50 employees in a 24/7 operation, ensuring customer Best Operating Practices (BOP) are being followed
  • Assist the management team with the onboarding and training of new employees
  • Review, administer, maintain and ensure compliance with company policies and various state and federal regulations
  • Conduct on-site or virtual audits of facility requirements related to environmental health and safety/security programs and initiatives
  • Review, analyze, develop and communicate environmental health and safety/security programs and solutions initiatives; develop action plans as necessary
  • Lead safety/security meetings, training and continuing education
  • Assist management team with keeping BOP and procedures updated and current
  • Manage and maintain employee training files for audit compliance

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 2 years of experience with environmental health and safety in a warehousing/distribution environment
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of the supply chain and logistics industry
  • Understanding of industry-related state and federal rules and regulations

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Strong time and project management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize workloads
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, OSHA, and/or Goods Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) compliance requirements
  • Experience with SAP warehouse management systems
  • Forklift training experience
  • Knowledge of combustible dust environments
  • Understanding of hazardous/nonhazardous chemicals
  • Working knowledge of safety practices in a mechanical packaging environment, including hydraulic platforms, PLC interfaces, pneumatic systems and roller conveyors

Be part of something big.


XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Houston