Regional Safety Manager

Job Purpose

The Regional Safety Manager provides technical safety and health support to production and corporate personnel and verifies that Shook employees and its subcontractors are maintaining compliance with the Shook safety and health program as well as federal and state safety regulations.

Primary Duties:

  • Assist in the assessment, development, and implementation, of all Shook Safety and Health programs.
  • Monitor compliance of the Shook Safety and Health programs and federal and state safety regulations by conducting safety audits of Shook worksites and facilities.
  • Deliver and develop (if needed) safety training on a variety of topics.
  • Maintain Weekly Activity Reports.
  • Attend preconstruction safety meetings.
  • Perform random drug and alcohol testing.
  • Participate as a member of the Shook Safety Committee.
  • Represent Shook in industry safety associations. (CEA, ASSP, etc.)
  • Other safety related duties as needed/assigned.
  • Assist In:
    • Development of site-specific safety plans/procedures for Shook projects.
    • Accident/incident investigations
    • OSHA and other regulatory inspections.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities / Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred) in safety management and 5 or more years in a dedicated safety role within the construction industry.
  • (Or) Associates Degree in safety management and 7 or more years in a dedicated safety role within the construction industry.
  • (Or) 10 or more years in a dedicated safety role within the construction industry. (With documented completion of applicable OSHA courses and CHST accreditation.)
  • Proficiency with office equipment, computers, and various software programs.
  • Extensive knowledge of OSHA construction standards.
  • Industry specific OSHA courses (2050, 3030, 3080, 3110, 3500, etc.)
  • Experience managing workers compensation claims. (Preferred)
  • Ability to learn and adapt to changing needs of the Shook Safety and Health programs.

Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations

  • Valid driver’s license. (Required)
  • CHST Certification (Preferred or must be able to obtain within 1 year of hire.)
  • OSHA 500 (Preferred)
  • Current certification in First Aid and adult CPR (Or) Current trainers’ certificate from the A.R.C, A.H.A, or A.S.H.I. (Required)

Language/Communication Skills:

Be able to effectively:

  • Communicate verbally one on one or in front of an audience.
  • Read, analyze, and interpret documents/standards.
  • Respond to sensitive inquiries or complaints.
  • Ability to read/speak Spanish strongly preferred.

Personal Attributes:

  • Well-organized, self-motivated, and able to proficiently perform duties.
  • Willingness to promote a teamwork attitude throughout the company.
  • Demonstrates a positive solution-based approach to issues and challenges.

Physical/Personal Demands:

  • Moderate level of physical stamina and endurance, requiring use of arms and legs.
  • Significant work at construction jobsites during all stages and in all types of weather conditions.
  • Must be able to access all areas of construction sites, including climbing ladders and scaffolds, lifting, and handling materials, walking, and balancing, stooping, etc.
  • Extensive travel by vehicle.
  • Occasional overnight travel.

Reporting Relationships:

  • Position reports to: Director of Safety
  • Position indirectly reports to: Market Channel Leader
    • Reasons for indirect reporting relationship: For added emphasis and support of the Shook Safety and Health programs.
  • Directly reporting to this position are: N/A
  • Indirectly reporting to this position are: Craft Employees, Project Managers and Superintendents
    • Reasons for indirect reporting relationship: Abatement of and compliance with Shook Safety control matters.

      Shook is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job email your details to lreitano@shookconstruction.com

2021-01-14T15:06:40-05:00January 14th, 2021|Comments Off on Regional Safety Manager