Safety Officer

Health, Safety & Security Fairfield, Pennsylvania


Description

The Safety Officer is responsible for the day to day implementation of office, project specific Health and Safety Programs.  He/she provides much of required training such as confined space, blood borne pathogen (BBP), etc.  He/she acts as a liaison between their Project or Technical Managers and the subcontractor and client.

Expected Outcomes

  • Implement the Project Health & Safety Program and Assist the Regional Safety Manager (RSM) in implementing the Corporate Health & Safety Program including the performance of associated EHS inspections.
  • Conduct monthly office safety inspections and provide quarterly Office Safety Reports to the RSM.
  • Assist in preparation of Site Health and Safety Plans and arrange for review of all safety plans by the RSM prior to submittal to the Project Manager (PM) for approval.
  • When delegated authority by the RSM, review Health and Safety Plans and authorize field equipment requisitions.
  • Monitor office safety training needs, provide and/or assist RSM actively as lecturer in providing training.
  • Assist with Notice of Incident Report preparation, review and transmittal and mishap investigations in accordance with the Weston Mishap Management Program (MMP).

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, plus minimum 4 to 6 years related experience.
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER.
  • OSHA Construction Safety (30 hour) training.
  • Certified in Red Cross First Aid and CPR.
  • Direct experience in supporting excavation, heavy equipment inspection, scaffolding, electrical safety, confined space entry rescue, and demolition are desired.
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) is preferred, but not required.
  • Secret Clearance is required.