18 days old

Safety Manager

J A Watts Inc
Rosemont, IL 60018
  • Job Code
    114093696

J. A. Watts, Inc. is a leading professional services and general contracting firm providing project management, programming, and construction for public and private clients since 1999. Known for our unmistakable culture of treating clients and employees like family, weve built our reputation by developing long-term relationships and providing an energetic, diverse and inclusive workplace. We are a growing family that values people who are innovative, respectful, committed to excellence, and looking to develop their talents.

This role is responsible to ensure the safety of employees, subcontractors and the public on the assigned project(s). The Safety Manager is responsible for enforcing local, state, federal, and client specific safety standards on the job site. In addition, this position is responsible for conducting employee safety training and consults with project supervisors to develop safe work plans for all phases and tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Exhibit a thorough understanding of OSHA Construction Standards and be able to communicate the requirements to all levels of employees and management.
  • Enforce corporate and project specific safety and health programs as well as federal, state, and local safety standards.
  • Track injuries and develop safety statistics for each project, comparing the results with other projects and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  • Assist in the development and coordination of project-specific safety programs.
  • Identify known/potential exposures and recommend corrective action.
  • Conduct on-site inspections to verify the OFC Safety Program is followed.
  • Oversee contractor incident investigations to ensure all documentation is completed in a timely manner.
  • Develop, coordinate, and implement overall project-specific safety programs.
  • Work closely with field supervision to plan more complex safety aspects of project construction, including critical lifts, LOTO, confined space entry, etc.
  • Develop project specific safety training for job site personnel, including subcontractors.
  • Oversee all safety-related activities for all contractors.
  • Review contractor project-specific safety programs.
  • Conduct and participate in meetings as requested.
<p>J. A. Watts, Inc. is a leading professional services and general contracting firm providing project management, programming, and construction for public and private clients since 1999. Known for our unmistakable culture of treating clients and employees like family, weve built our reputation by developing long-term relationships and providing an energetic, diverse and inclusive workplace. We are a growing family that values people who are innovative, respectful, committed to excellence, and looking to develop their talents.</p> <p> </p> <p>This role is responsible to ensure the safety of employees, subcontractors and the public on the assigned project(s). The Safety Manager is responsible for enforcing local, state, federal, and client specific safety standards on the job site. In addition, this position is responsible for conducting employee safety training and consults with project supervisors to develop safe work plans for all phases and tasks.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Duties and Responsibilities</strong></p> <ul> <li>Exhibit a thorough understanding of OSHA Construction Standards and be able to communicate the requirements to all levels of employees and management.</li> <li>Enforce corporate and project specific safety and health programs as well as federal, state, and local safety standards.</li> <li>Track injuries and develop safety statistics for each project, comparing the results with other projects and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.</li> <li>Assist in the development and coordination of project-specific safety programs.</li> <li>Identify known/potential exposures and recommend corrective action.</li> <li>Conduct on-site inspections to verify the OFC Safety Program is followed.</li> <li>Oversee contractor incident investigations to ensure all documentation is completed in a timely manner.</li> <li>Develop, coordinate, and implement overall project-specific safety programs.</li> <li>Work closely with field supervision to plan more complex safety aspects of project construction, including critical lifts, LOTO, confined space entry, etc.</li> <li>Develop project specific safety training for job site personnel, including subcontractors.</li> <li>Oversee all safety-related activities for all contractors.</li> <li>Review contractor project-specific safety programs.</li> <li>Conduct and participate in meetings as requested.</li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/6e7owaiz7lzXS8lwCrDzN"> <br/><br/><ul> <li>Undergraduate degree in safety and health or related discipline.</li> <li>7 years relevant construction safety experience and have earned a 30-hour OSHA card for the construction industry within the last 5 years or be a current OSHA Outreach Trainer.</li> <li>Must be current with first aid and CPR certification.</li> <li>Must be competent in the areas of excavation and trenching, fall protection, cranes, confined spaces, scaffolds, and heavy equipment safety.</li> <li>Must possess a current drivers license and capable of passing a Federal Bureau of Investigation background check.</li> <li>Able to manage multiple, competing priorities in a deadline driven environment.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to communicate and influence supervisors, peers, and external partners.</li> <li>Must have the initiative to work independently while being productive.</li> <li>Must have good organizational skills and be proficient with Microsoft Office products.</li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><strong>Company Benefits</strong></p> <ul> <li>Medical, Dental, Vision insurance options for employee and family. Health Savings and Flexible Spending Account options available.</li> <li>Company-provided group life, short and long-term disability, and voluntary life options.</li> <li>Matching 401(k) retirement plan.</li> <li>Paid time off and holidays.</li> <li>Professional development and tuition assistance.</li> <li>Company sponsored social events.</li> </ul> <p>EOE/AA: M/F/Vet/Disabled</p><p>PI114093696</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-28 Expires: 2019-10-29

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