Safety Officer (Construction)

Fairfield, PA 19380

Posted: 11/08/2019 Employment Type: Temp/Contract to Direct Industry: Construction General Job Number: real_street-1989 Pay Rate: 80000.00 USD YEAR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives in the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As the leading firm in the country which specializes in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the great opportunities throughout the Continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Safety Officer (Construction). As a Safety Officer (Construction), you will support our client, a premier provider of environmental and infrastructure support services serving federal, state and local government.

Job Responsibilities

The Safety Officer (Construction) position is located in Fairfield, PA. The Safety Officer (Construction) will be responsible for the day to day implementation of office and, project specific Health & Safety Programs and other duties, to include:

  • Assisting the Regional Safety Manager (RSM) in implementing the Corporate Health & Safety Program including the performance of associated Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) inspections
  • Conducting monthly office safety inspections and providing quarterly Office Safety Reports to the RSM
  • Providing required training such as confined space and blood borne pathogens (BBP)
  • Assisting in the preparation of Site Health and Safety Plans and arranging for review of all safety plans by the RSM prior to submittal to the Project Manager (PM) for approval
  • Reviewing Health and Safety Plans and authorizing field equipment requisitions when delegated such authority by the RSM
  • Monitoring office safety training needs and providing or assisting the RSM during activities as training lecturer
  • Assisting with Notice of Incident Report preparation and reviewing, transmitting mishap investigations in accordance with the client’s Mishap Management Program (MMP)

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Safety Officer (Construction) role include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5 years minimum of continuous experience as a construction safety officer
  • Current Secret Clearance
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER training
  • OSHA Construction Safety (30 hour) training
  • Certified in Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Direct experience in supporting excavation, heavy equipment inspection, scaffolding, electrical safety, confined space entry and demolition
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) is preferred, but not required


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability

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RealStreet has been an excellent partner in understanding our programs unique staffing requirements-skills, experience, clearances, seasonality and consistently provides qualified and highly productive team members who are often recognized by our customers for their performance.

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