Site Safety and Health Officer (Security Clearance) – POC in Listing
Posted by Steve Fisher on July 17, 2017
To apply to this job, contact Steve Fisher.
Site Safety and Health Officer
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Reports to: General Superintendent
The Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO) is responsible for the development and/or review of the Accident Prevention Plan (APP), Activity Hazard Analysis’s, amendments to the APP, on site safety education, tool box safety meetings, all around safety compliance with federal, state and local regulations and a proactive innovative attitude towards solving difficult site-specific safety issues. The SSHO is responsible for managing, implementing and enforcing the APP. The SSHO shall provide full time on-site safety and occupational health management, surveillance, inspections, training and safety enforcement.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Provide site compliance through daily site inspections and daily safety reports.
- Development and/or review of APP, AHA’s, crane and rigging plans.
- Coordination of safety issues with the Quality Control Manager and site Superintendent of new definable features of work.
- Provide management an oversight of site specific safety activities.
- Prioritization of daily tasks to maintain safety compliance and project schedule.
- Ensure that the sub-contractor’s compliance with safety and health requirements.
- Conduct safety training for all employees including 1st day site safety orientations.
- Maintain the OSHA 300 form.
- Maintain a safety and health deficiency tracking system that monitors outstanding deficiencies until resolution.
- Maintain current SDS list of hazardous chemicals on site.
- Prepare monthly contractor safety self-evaluation checklist.
- Other duties as assigned
- Technical Capacity
- Organizational Skills
- Strategic Thinking
- Problem Solving/Analysis
Does not directly supervise Syncon employees; however, this position regularly oversees subcontractors assigned to project.
Work Environment While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, dirt, heat, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and walk. The employee must frequently lift and/or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position. Hours and days vary depending on project.
Travel 90% of travel is required for this position.
Required Education and Experience
- 5 years of construction industry experience on government projects or managing safety programs and processes, or conducting hazard analyses and developing controls.
- SSHO shall be able to demonstrate training in the following areas; excavation, scaffolding, fall protection and electrical safety.
- OSHA 30-hour Construction Safety Certificate (within the past 5 years)
- Completed EM-385-1-1 40-hour course
- Current First Aid/CPR/AED Training
- High School Diploma
- Proficiency in Microsoft applications
- Valid driver’s license, valid motor vehicle insurance and good driving record
- Demonstrate in depth knowledge of CEM-385-1-1, OSHA 29 CFR 1926 and 1910
Preferred Education and Experience
- B.S. in Safety Management
- CHST certification
- 24 hours of documented formal or on-line safety and health related coursework in the past 3 years. The training must be applicable to the work being performed on the project. Teaching is not considered the equivalent of attending training
- SSHO shall be able to demonstrate training in the following areas. Personal protective equipment and clothing to include selection, use and maintenance, hazard communication, excavation, scaffolding, fall protection and confined space.
- USACE Quality Control Management Certificate
****Work Authorization/Security Clearance**** Position requires employee to be able to obtain a rapid gate pass or security clearance as required for the job.
EEO Statement Company X provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.
Other Duties This description is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that will be required of positions that will be given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his or her supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of similar kind
If you are interested and Qualified for this position, contact David Davidson below for an interview.
David Davidson, Navy SEAL (Ret.)
Talent Acquisition Manager
7 Eagle Group
Connecting employers with America’s talented military veterans.
- Salary: Not provided
- Clearance Required: No
- Spouse Friendly: No