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Safety Specialist

New York, NY 10007
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We are adding Safety Specialists to our Transportation team in NY, on a casual (temporary) basis to support a major program in Manhattan.

In this role, you will assist our Project and construction management team to ensure all installation and construction activities are performed safely on site for the Bus Radio project. Your primary role will be to ensure that our safety plan reflects our company policy and customer requirements, and all work is performed in accordance with our safety procedures and guidelines. This is a termporary position through final completion of the project.


Represents the Safety team at our construction job sites and with the customer. Perform daily walkdowns of work and provides safety briefings.

Advises and assists the senior construction site representative in the establishment and management of SHARP Management and the Parsons Construction Safety & Health Manual, identifying and eliminating/controlling any hazards to persons and property.

Audits and Inspects the job site to detect and correct safety hazards. Ensure personnel are wearing the proper PPE, and are using all tools and equipment according to our safety procedures and processes. Document errors and performance issues and implement necessary corrective actions/resolutions.

Supervises first aid personnel in providing first aid care of occupationally injured or ill personnel.

Audits the job accident records and periodically prepares an audit report of these records.

Initiates and conducts accident investigations and prepares job accident reports.

Represents management during safety inspections of the job site by regulatory authorities or company insurance carriers.

Receives, reviews and distributes safety inspection reports with recommended corrective actions.

Provides oversight to the new hire safety orientation process and other safety related training.

Conducts risk assessments for upcoming work and provides technical assistance to the safety planning process.


4-year degree in Construction or related field (or equivalent experience in lieu of degree) and 2+ years of related work experience in the field of Health and Safety, including Safety oversight.

Heavy civil construction experience required i.e. rail/transit projects, roads, bridge, airports, etc..

Experience working with NYCT guidelines and requirements is required.

Good communication skills (written and verbal) is required.



Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-18

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Safety Specialist

Parsons Corporation
New York, NY 10007

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