Safety Manager

Philadelphia Area & Surrounding Suburbs

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Job Description

  • Oversee and ensure the safety of employees, subcontractors, and the general public.
  • Enforce corporate and project-specific safety and health programs as well as federal, state, and local safety standards.
  • Assist Director of Safety (DOS) in the development and coordination of project-specific safety programs.
  • Train all levels of management on High-Risk Work tasks, internal policies and IMC Safety Manual. 
  • Assist DOS by maintaining CCIP metrics, trend incident data and address areas for continued safety improvement.
  • Report project-specific safety performance and future plans.
  • Lead accident, incident and near miss investigations; develop and implement corrective actions and be able to effectively communicate findings to management team.
  • Lead/ mentor office and project safety committee(s) to raise safety awareness, communicate best practices and lessons learned and generate involvement throughout all departments.
  • Assist DOS by developing programs that engage employees in safety awareness and recognize positive behaviors.
  • Work closely with field supervision to plan more complex safety aspects of the project construction including critical lifts, hazardous material handling, etc.
  • Develop project-specific safety training for jobsite personnel including subcontractors.
  • Coordinate third-party safety reviews including OSHA.

Skills & Requirements

  • Preferred Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety and Health related field; and 5+ year’s job experience in construction industry. Applicants may apply with 5-7 years equivalent job experience in construction industry with collateral role in safety.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • OSHA Construction 30-Hour Training
  • Preferred OSHA 500/510 trainer certification
  • Excellent communication, planning, organization, problem-solving and analytical skills
  • An ability to effectively interact with all levels of the organization
  • Self-motivated/ capable of working independently without direct supervision.