Safety Director

  • Posted: 3 months ago
  • Reference: jk-11584
  • Location: Long Beach, CA
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $160000 - 170000 per annum
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Long Beach, CA

A leading provider of traffic solutions is looking for a Safety Director to join its team, based in Long Beach, with oversight for operations nationwide. You will be responsible for leading the corporate safety vision: through the development of strategy, identification of key metrics and mentorship of employees - ultimately cultivating an industry leading safety culture. This represents a fantastic opportunity for an individual to join a company with a commitment to safety, where you will be given every resource to flourish in the role.

The Role:

  • Take ownership over the development and implementation of new strategies and initiatives to continually improve the safety program
  • Collect, analyze and report on safety metrics and KPIs at both a project and company level, identifying trends and utilizing results to manage, modify and deliver safety priorities across the business
  • Lead a team of Safety Managers and work with all levels of staff, from site-based personnel through executive leadership and senior client contacts in order to reinforce a "Safety First" attitude across the organization
  • Work alongside industry regulatory bodies (OSHA) to ensure compliance to any and all relevant local, state or federal legislation

The Candidate: 

  • Proven leader with experience leading safety programs for numerous construction projects and dispersed safety teams across a large geographical remit
  • Bachelor's Degree within Occupational Safety, Environmental Engineering or related discipline (required)
  • CSP (preferred) 
  • Ability to travel nationwide as required (circa. 35%)
  • Effective communicator across all levels - with the capacity to communicate all corporate safety matters to internal and external stakeholders alike


    Where do you want to go?

Boston Office

51 Melcher St
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533

Los Angeles Office

1925 Century Park E
Los Angeles
CA 90067

(+1) 323-300-6655