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Burns & McDonnell Site Safety & Health Specialist - Construction (Wallingford) in Wallingford, Connecticut

Description

The Staff Site Safety & Health Specialist will support the site project management team to deliver project specific Safety & Health programs at the field location. This position will create and implement safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe, healthy, and incident-free work site in a heavy construction environment.

  • Monitor Safety & Health activities on field construction projects to verify operations are executed as planned and conducted in a safe manner.

  • Execute Safety & Health Program deliverables as defined by the Corporate Safety & Health department of Burns & McDonnell by responding to questions and/or concerns related to site specific safety and health compliance issues in a timely manner.

  • Maintain compliance with applicable Local, State, and Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations.

  • Investigate actions related to work stoppage when circumstances could lead to an immediate danger to life and health on a project.

  • Report safety and health concerns that have been resolved safely, and present the details and the personnel involved to the project management team.

  • Present safety and health information to the Corporate Safety & Health team to ensure that the project safety program is being implemented effectively and required safety compliance has been documented.

  • Responsible for written and verbal communication with client Safety & Health department regarding any site safety & health issues, coordination of preventative measures, and building working relationships with project staff and each Subcontractor Safety Representative to ensure proper compliance is consistently maintained.

  • Conduct, monitor, and record project safety & health walk-through assessments with subcontractor safety personnel.

  • Present all safety assessment findings to appropriate parties.

  • Manage and document safety activities which require immediate correction and verify that these items are corrected in a timely manner.

  • Prepare documents to be distributed relative to safety, including assisting Site Management with correspondence to heighten safety awareness, project safety and health goals and ensure a safe and productive work environment is a priority among all project personnel.

  • Conduct and document training on environmental, safety & health subjects.

  • Review and complete, as necessary, near miss, property damage, environmental incidents and Accident Investigation reports and recommend countermeasures as appropriate.

  • Present project Safety & Health program progress, challenges, and objectives to Corporate Safety & Health.

  • Complete Burns & McDonnell daily project Safety & Health reporting requirements and ensure project specific Safety & Health records are in an audit ready state at all times.

  • Verify project subcontractors maintain all required safety records in an audit ready state and submit all documentation as required to Corporate Safety & Health.

  • Drive to various project site locations.

  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, or Construction Management. Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

  • A minimum of 5 years of safety experience in a construction field environment.

  • Experienced knowledge of Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Construction and General Industry Regulations, as well as, America National Standards Institution (ANSI), National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH), Army Corps of Engineers (CoE), Engineers Manual 385-1 and National Electrical Code (NEC) Standards.

  • Completion of OSHA 10 and/or 30 Hour Construction Outreach Safety Training Course.

  • Must be proficient in the use of computer software (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must be willing to work various schedules at the project site location.

  • Valid driver's license required. In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Safety & Health

Primary Location US-CT-Wallingford

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Req ID: 225096

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