Silgan Containers Corporation Safety Engineer in MODESTO, California

Is your passion creating a safe, engaged culture? Do you enjoy working with employees to improve the work environement? Are you looking for the next step in your career?

As a Safety Engineer for Silgan Containers in Modesto California, you will have the opportunity to support all of the manufacturing plants on the west coast, including locations in Northern California and Washington. You will be traveling and working with plants to address concerns, focusing on continuous improvement and making the work environments safer.


  • Developing and implementing environmental, health and safety policies with a focus on training.

  • Supporting the layout of plants, equipment, work areas and procedures with ergonomic designs.

  • Supporting compliance with all health and safety regulations, updating plants on changes to regulations that impact the organization.

  • Implementing and evaluating company safety initiatives for effectiveness and improvement.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Safety or related field with a minimum of 10 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Strong knowledge of Cal OSHA and California WC Law

  • Leadership and influencing skills to engage employees and management, driving positive change in a collaborative manner.

  • A self-starter with the flexibility to work different shifts within the assigned plants.

Physical Requirements: The ability to lift up to 30lbs., stoop, bend, ascend/descend stairs, stand/walk for prolonged periods of time, and work in high noise manufacturing environments.

If you are a self-starter driven, results-oriented individual, we encourage you to apply.

Requisition ID: 8554