Black & Veatch Safety & Health Specialist 3 - Telecom in Columbus, Ohio

Safety & Health Specialist 3 - Telecom



Date published:9-Jun-2017

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Telecom

Business Plan:CNS


Primary Purpose:

This project position is accountable for implementing and maintaining the Company’s Safety & Health Procedures on a smaller, less complex project. Performs medium to high complexity tasks, and may act as a supervisor to other safety and health professionals.

This role will support our telecom construction projects in the Columbus, OH metro.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

• Implements, administers and maintains project Drug and Alcohol Substance Abuse Program.

• Develops and conducts employee safety and health training programs.

• Conducts detailed site safety and health inspections.

• Manages project security contracts, programs and policies.

• Performs record keeping / filing functions.

• Conducts incident and injury/illness investigations.

• Writes detailed injury/illness reports.

• Completes all appropriate company safety and health program documents.

• Interfaces with clients and government officials.

• Manages construction contractor safety and health program administration.

• Administers project worker’s compensation programs and procedures.

• May act as on-site first aid and medical provider.

• Provides supervision, training, development, and performance management of direct reports

• Develops and implements safety and industrial hygiene in consulting plans and studies.

• Analyzes data generated by Safety & Health studies and compiles reports including findings and recommendations including administrative, emergency and PPE controls.

• Supports continuous improvement efforts and the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvements.

Minimum Qualifications:

2+ years in a construction environment, 4+ years safety and health experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent preferred, safety and health certification, Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Preferred Competence: • Knowledge of safety and health standards and practices • Knowledge of company substance abuse policies and procedures • Knowledge of worker’s compensation policies and procedures. • Knowledge of construction contracting strategies and contract administration • Knowledge of company safety and health consultation capabilities and ability to perform as a consultant • Ability to perform first aid/medical functions • Communication skills • Word processing and spreadsheet computer software programs • Ability to write detailed reports • Human relations skills • Conflict management skills • Supervisory skills

CHST Preferred

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