Project Safety Manager - Connecticut
Company: Turner Construction
Posted on: August 8, 2022
Position Description: Partner with the BU EHSD, PX, PM and
Superintendents to ensure project site compliance with Company
Environmental, Health & Safety and risk control policies and
procedures. Lead, direct and enforce safety on a single
construction project or on multiple smaller projects (not to exceed
combined total of $40M) within the business unit's geographic area,
based on the safety staffing requirements as defined by
Headquarters EH&S*. Identify, eliminate and control hazardous
conditions that may lead to injury and or property damage using job
specific safety standards, best management practices, and the
Building L.I.F.E. program.
Reports to: Business Unit EH&S Director
Essential Duties & Responsibilities**:
Build working relationships with project staff and Subcontractor
Contribute to the development of the overall project safety
Enforce Safety Program and related policies and procedures and
implement immediate corrective actions in accordance with Turner,
Federal, State and Local regulations and owner requirements.
Hold pre-construction planning meeting with subcontractors to
review overall site safety program and job hazard analysis for
their scope of work, and ensure plans are in place to mitigate
Ensure proper pre-planning for all activities and tasks for
subcontractors and trades.
Manage time and resource allocation appropriately to provide
overall safety leadership to assigned project(s).
Create safety reports for the project, analyzing metrics and making
recommendations for improvement over baseline.
If applicable, supervise and provide guidance for the development
of Project Safety Assistant, communicating clear objectives, goals
and related deliverables and holding direct reports
Evaluate training needs and make recommendations to
Actively participate in reducing Project Incident Rates by meeting
or exceeding established BU goals and manage regulatory exposures
to zero citations.
Qualifications: Four year degree in Occupational Safety and Health,
engineering or similar with at least five (5) years of building
construction safety experience preferred or equivalent education
and experience. A minimum of OSHA 30 hour training, First
Aid/CPR/BBP and AED training. Demonstrated knowledge of
safety/environmental principles and techniques is required. In
addition, achievement of CHST is required within two years of
appointment to this position. Demonstrated ability to identify
known potential exposures and lead implementation of corrective
actions. Demonstrated management, leadership and interpersonal
skills with the ability to communicate well both verbally and in
writing and train others. Demonstrated computer skills and
experience with Microsoft Office suite programs.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. Performance of the
required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent
and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel
hoists, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under
construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the
ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands
to handle or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk, stand,
climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Ability to hear
bells, alarms, whistles, etc. Employee must occasionally lift
and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. While performing
the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the
construction work site where the employee is exposed to moving
mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne
particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock.
The noise in these work environments is usually moderate to very
*May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities/
sexual orientation / gender identity. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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