Safety Manager

Manhattan Permanent USD100,000 - USD130,000
  • Grow your career with a prominent General Contractor
  • Work/life balance with a great company culture

About Our Client

Our reputable client ties to tradition while exploring the best practices in the field of construction. This General Contractor has had $3+ Billion of work this past decade. They work in an array of markets. Employees can grow their career by developing, challenging, and leading the advancement of the building industry. Our client provides a salary based on experience, and unmatched benefits that coincide with the salary. They also have a great culture that includes quarterly outings, and a work/life balance.

Job Description

  • Managing the company environmental health and safety programs at the project level, driving a safety-oriented approach to work

  • Compiling, analyzing, and interpreting occupational illness and accident statistical data at the project level; recommending process and product safety features that will reduce employee exposure to chemical, physical, and biological work hazards
  • Routinely inspecting the facilities, machinery, and safety equipment in order to identify and correct potential hazards, and to ensure safety regulation compliance
  • Routinely monitoring the workforce for unsafe behaviors and coach employees on the correct behaviors when observed
  • Developing environmental health and safety training materials to include manuals, brochures, PowerPoint presentations etc
  • Developing a paperwork management system to track training records to track all safety training initiatives conducted personally or by outside consultants/vendors
  • Interpreting safety regulations for the project
  • Coordinating and presenting safety training to support client requirements including new hire orientation, fall protection, confined space, lockout/tagout and repertory
  • Interfacing with Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) (Provincial or federal) officials/inspectors in the event or a site visit

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

  • Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Safety, or a related field of study

  • Years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree
  • 5 years of experience managing construction projects in an environmental health and safety related role
  • Demonstrated ability to manage all aspects of a safety program on projects of increasing complexity
  • Knowledge of OSHA and MSHA regulations and hazard recognition, record keeping and injury management skills
  • Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies
  • Strong work ethic - Willing to do what it takes to get the job done
  • The ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment
  • Must be comfortable working in an underground environment

What's on Offer

  • Salary based off of experience
  • Healthcare plan
  • 401k match up to 4%
  • 3 week PTO
  • Sign on bonus possible
  • Inclusive culture
  • maternity and paternity leave
  • Company outings
  • Annual bonus
  • Annual salary review
Sydney Kowalski
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Job summary

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Quantity Surveyor
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Sydney Kowalski
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