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Confidential Service Industry

Safety Specialist

The Safety Specialist will work to ensure all employees uphold the core value of safety by implementing and maintaining safety programs; as well as develop positive professional relationships while working closely with all levels of management and outside agencies.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implement and maintain the Safety Program initiatives
  • Assist in the development and acceptance of job hazard analysis (JHA), Site Safety Work Plans, Public Hazard Analysis, and Environmental Management Plans
  • Engages in Site safety inspections, coordinating corrections with all contractors
  • Continually establish safety/environmental goals for the company
  • Work with Operations and HR to create, revise, automate, monitor & administrate safety policies and procedures
  • Continue to reduce and minimize accidents, injuries and illnesses through communication, training and implementation of policies and procedures
  • Ensure ongoing Company Wide State, Federal, Local and Customer compliance with regard to internal policies and procedures, HAZMAT, hazardous waste, and all aspects of Safety
  • Develop, implement and monitor recycling programs and process for all environmental issues
  • Develop reporting and tracking documentation for State and Federal and customer compliance requirements
  • Leads Safety Committee/Task Force
  • Maintaining good record keeping (OSHA 310 Form) in regard to accidents and injuries, and other related OSHA reports
  • Maintain environmental license and permit (employees, clients, subcontractors, government) in all offices
  • Identify and submit safety/environmental training and material requirements routinely to Management
  • When required, administer safety and environmental training to all employees or establish list of S/E training subcontractors
  • Identify and eliminate any unsafe workplace conditions and recognized hazards, and ensure compliance with all OSHA regulations and all other legal requirements
  • Keep well informed on new regulations (OSHA, NFPA, EPA, DOT) and develop initial recommendations for their implementation
  • Provide new employee EHS orientation
  • Support employee involvement in the safety process
  • Assess ergonomic issues at all facilities and work with field employees on safe lifting requirements
  • Must be able to coach, train and educate field employees on electrical safety requirements for AC and DC, Arc Flash and authorized hot work permits as needed
  • Lead the safety incident investigation/ root cause analysis process to ensure the quality, timeliness and communication of the process
  • Review all accident reports, analyze all cases and take necessary steps to ensure that action plans that are carried out
  • Ensure that all hazardous chemicals have a current SDS in the system. Coordinate with each region the updating of SDS information
  • Plan, coordinate and attend weekly toolbox talks and monthly safety meetings
  • Develop safety meeting presentations for scheduled classroom training

Education/Qualifications/Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor degree in a Safety or related discipline
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of Safety Experience
  • OSHA Authorized Instructor preferred
  • Excellent communicator (written and verbal)
  • Familiar with 3rd party EHS auditing portals, such as ISNetworld, Browz, and Avetta
  • Must be able drive to work site locations and work in the field
  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint

Job Type: Full-time


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Posted 3 weeks ago

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