I'm currently working on behalf of a growing Billion Dollar international specialist commercial construction contractor seeking to appoint their FIRST dedicated Safety professional to oversee HSEQ processes the DMV Area.
This opportunity suits a Safety professional with 10 years+ experience working for a major construction contractor, looking to progress their career, working with key stakeholders in the business to deliver a positive safety program.
Promote a proactive safety culture at all levels of the organization, with heavy focus on employee engagement towards the safety program
Work closely with both the Vice President of Field Operations, devising and implementing a behavioral safety program
Undertake job-site inspections, hazard observations, near miss investigations and audits across all operational projects as deemed necessary
Identify, develop and deliver safety training in areas such as: safety regulation, hazardous conditions, use of tools and equipment etc.
Ensure company continually remains compliant and informed of industry regulatory changes when it comes to bodies such as OSHA
Proven experience in a construction environment (circa. 10 years)
Bachelors Degree in Occupational Health & Safety, Environmental Engineering or other related discipline (preferred)
Proven communicator, who can engage with key internal & external stakeholders across all levels, from project teams to senior leadership
Based from the DC Office