Safety Director - General Contractor - Chicago

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD100,000 - USD125,000 per year
  • Dynamic leadership, excellent project delivery with one of Chicago's top GCs
  • Excellent compensation package and benefits program

About Our Client

An industry-leading provider of Design-Build contractor for public and private sector clients across the nation and across the globe. Specializing in industrial and commercial vertical construction, with projects valued from $50M to $100M.

Job Description

  • Conducts periodic on-site safety inspections, analyzing work practices to determine safe and efficient methods of performing work.
  • Determines corrective or preventative means and methods where indicated and follows up to ensure they have been implemented.
  • Documents information in relevant reports and analyzes data to make control and improvement recommendation(s).
  • Partners with local office management and project teams in identifying potential safety issues and setting direction affecting overall safety performance for an assigned operating unit or company.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety and Health, related degree, or has equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Seven years of experience in the administration of safety and risk management programs or occupational safety and health programs supporting similar key responsibilities.
  • Experience in high rise structural concrete construction preferred.
  • Familiarity with construction safety work rules contained in Supervisor Safety Manuals
  • Understanding of state Workers Compensation laws and reporting requirements.
  • Significant knowledge in Loss Control and Claims Management acquired through documented hands-on experience.

What's on Offer

This is a fantastic opportunity to enter a company with a highly-reputable name in the market. This translates to developing your skills and taking on more and more responsibilities, providing you with the career opportunities you want! A few of the many perks offered by our client are:

  • Competitive base salary between $100,000-$125,000 (depending on experience)
  • Bonus opportunity semi-annually
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Holidays
  • Paid Personal Days
  • Employee Referral Bonus
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