TCI is seeking a talented Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO) for a government construction project near Baltimore, MD. The SSHO is full time position and shall be on-site at all times when work is being performed to implement and administer the Contractor’s safety program and government-accepted Accident Prevention Plan.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Serve as the primary point of contact for the contractor’s safety management program and be responsible for all aspects of the management and administration of the program
- Develops Activity Hazard Analysis (AHA’s) and monitors Project processes and ensure they comply with all Safety Policies & Standard Procedures as required to assure all staff have a work environment that is free from any recognized hazards.
- Ensure safety program meets contract requirements.
- Perform safety inspections and audits on maintenance, repair, and project work.
- Review safety incidents and investigate accidents, report findings, and manage corrective actions.
- Conduct site safety training on processes, procedures, and reporting protocols.
- Maintain Safety and Health Program and update documentation on processes, procedures, roles, and responsibilities as required.
- Provide monthly inspection reports, including findings and any identified deficiencies, and analyze data for trends.
- Maintain required safety records, including completed training, incident records, safety data sheets, OSHA log recordkeeping.
- Coordinate closely with project team in tracking and correcting deficiencies, and finding areas for improvement.
- Be a US Citizen
- Completed the 30 hour OSHA construction safety class.
- Five (5) years of experience as a safety manager on similar size and complexity projects. Further the SHPM shall be fully knowledgeable regarding all sections in the latest edition of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Safety & Health Requirements Manual EM385-1-1 that are relevant to OBO construction site operations. The SHPM shall be qualified/cognizant to anticipate, identify evaluate, and implement corrective action through activity/worker hazard analysis, worker training, proactive oversight of construction operations to abate or reduce potential safety and health hazards and dangerous environmental exposures.
- General Knowledge in construction trades, including mechanical, electric, HVAC, plumbing, carpentry, and life-safety equipment and systems, required.
- Must be knowledgeable in healthcare facility codes and regulations, including U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Safety and Health Requirements Manual, EM 385-1-1, NFPA, OSHA.
- Must have strong organizational and written and oral communication skills.
Work may require lifting up to 50 lbs., bending, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical dangers and chemical or hazardous agents. Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, and Fire Regulations and published work rules.
Trison Construction Inc.