Senior Safety Specialist

Apr 29, 2019

Lane Construction– Washington (District of Columbia)

https://careers.laneconstruct.com/search-jobs?jobid=474

Responsibilities: Including but not limited to:

  • Administer compliance with the safety program and lead accident prevention efforts to ensure company and project safety goals are met
  • Conduct work area assessments
  • Develop and facilitate appropriate training programs
  • Supervise, develop, and manage other safety professionals under his/her area of responsibility to ensure the effective administration of the project/company accident prevention efforts
  • Develop, organize, and implement safety related programs that meet company safety standards
  • Perform and document jobsite inspections and audits with a focus on hazard recognition and unsafe behaviors
  • Coordinate and conduct safety meetings/training programs to ensure effective communication amongst employees
  • Participate in regulatory agency inspections and investigations to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations
  • Ensure safety completion by reviewing the job hazard analysis for major phases of our work
  • Keep in contact with corporate insurance department to ensure proper documentation has been prepared and maintained on asset loss and workers compensation claims
  • Carry out job duties while maintaining Lane values
  • And other duties as assignedQualifications:
  • Must have knowledge and understanding of Construction Safety Orders, MUTCD standards, fail protection, OSHA, MSHA, and other state and federal agency guidelines
  • Must have 5 years or more of safety supervision of construction work
  • Must have credentials to train OSHA 10 and 30 Hour program
  • Have training and knowledge of Traffic Control, Rigging, Crane Basics, Confined Space, Lockout Tagout and Asphalt/Concrete plant basics
  • The ability to make independent judgments concerning the general safety of workers
  • Team player with a professional image, capable of handling highly confidential information
  • Exercise excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment that may require long hours, including nights and weekends
  • Strong time management, prioritization, and organizational skills
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite