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Safety Specialist

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

The individual in this position is responsible for implementing and maintaining PC's “Zero Accidents—No Excuses” philosophy, at our City of Atlanta project. This person will work hand-in-hand with the project leadership to create a safe working environment for our employees. The Safety Specialist will be instrumental in training our employees in safety-related issues and techniques.

Qualified applicants should have a four year degree in a safety related program, or a high school diploma with at least two years of experience in a safety role on construction building projects. OSHA 10-Hour, First-Aid, and CPR are preferred. Excellent communication skills and the ability to instruct and train are essential. Spanish bilingual skills a plus.

  • Create, administer, and update the site-specific safety program. Submit for approval to Sr. Safety Specialist or RSM, prior to submission to the owner/owner rep.
  • Assist project teams in the preparation of site-specific safety programs.
  • Communicate all Company safety initiatives to ensure the highest level of awareness.
  • Assist project teams in planning safety into upcoming activities.
  • Ensure there are competent people on site as required for existing and upcoming site conditions.
  • Regularly visit all projects in the area of responsibility.
  • Attend ZAPP meetings, at least 3 times per week, and provide suggestions for improvement as appropriate.
  • Conduct weekly safety meetings.
  • Conduct subcontractor safety preconstruction meetings.
  • Model safe work practices, including wearing of personal protective devices.
  • Correct any safety violations immediately, and report any major or systemic violations to the responsible site supervisor.
  • Enforce the site-specific safety plan.
  • Observe work habits of employees and subcontractors and provide on-the-spot training to correct unsafe work habits. Give feedback to project supervisors and RSM.
  • Enforce compliance with PC’s safety policies, OSHA, and other safety regulations with both PC employees and subcontractors.
  • Conduct subcontractor safety preconstruction meetings.
  • Ensure the Company’s safety policies and procedures are being applied consistently across all projects under responsibility.
  • Conduct job site inspections and prepare reports to supervisors and subcontractors.
  • Investigate unsafe acts and enforce disciplinary procedures as determined by the Safety Review Committee.
  • Investigate accidents, prepare reports for review by RSM. Distribute reports to appropriate recipients.
  • Conduct drug testing.
  • Administer first aid as needed.
  • Ensure OSHA inspections are conducted properly and in accordance with company policies.
  • Generate Safety Audit reports and evaluations for distribution to project teams and project executives.
  • Conduct safety record audits.
  • Conduct required project safety training.
  • Identify project training needs and deliver safety training.
  • Administer Job Site Specific Safety Incentive Award Program.
  • Ensure compliance with discrimination, harassment, Equal Employment Opportunity policies.
  • Conduct New Employee Safety Orientation.
  • If a Senior Safety Specialist is not on site: Supervise the Safety Representative, and conduct training for PC Employees on policies, procedures, means, and methods within your area of expertise. 

100% EMPLOYEE OWNED

PC Construction is 100% employee owned providing general contracting, construction management and design-build services for Commercial, Education & Campus, Health Care, Hospitality & Resort, Manufacturing & Industrial, and Water Treatment projects. Steeped in over a half century of experience, PC uses innovative construction methods and problem-solving approaches to respond uniquely and specifically to each customer's needs - from multi-million dollar projects, to projects over $250 million. We hold consistent rankings in ENR as a top contractor, and maintain our corporate office in Vermont, with regional offices in Maine, New York, New Hampshire, North Carolina, and Georgia.

PC Construction Company does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, family medical history, disability, or other characteristics which are or may be protected by law. We urge qualified minorities and women to apply. An Equal Opportunity Employer

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Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-01-05

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Safety Specialist

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Atlanta, Georgia 30303

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