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|Job Ref:||28001BR||Employer:||Black & Veatch||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United States||County/State:||Kansas||City:||Overland Park||Address:||Post Date:||15/10/2016 01:01|
This is a mid-level office position, which is accountable for implementing and maintaining the company's division and project Safety & Health Procedures. Acts as an interface between project sites, corporate offices and clients. |
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Manages several project safety and health performance. • Implements, administers and maintains Drug and Alcohol Substance Abuse Program for the company and projects. • Develops and conducts employee safety and health training programs. • Conducts site safety and health inspections and safety and health program audits. • Conducts incident and injury/illness investigations. • Writes detailed investigation and safety and health progress reports. • Interfaces with clients and government officials. • Administers company worker's compensation programs and procedures. • Develops and implements safety and health programs that assist projects and division to meet company and division safety and health goals and expectations. • Develops project specific safety and health and loss control programs and processes. • May act as Safety & Health Consultant for internal and external clients. • May act as temporary project fill-in for lower level safety and health professionals. • Provides supervision, training, development, and performance management of direct reports. • Acts as mentor to other safety and health professionals. • •Identifies and assesses improvement opportunities which will add value. Champions continuous improvement efforts. Assesses and supports the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvements. Proactively supports, encourages and facilitates staff to engage in continuous improvement activities. • Supervises work of others. Responsible for hiring, discipline, and pay administration of their subordinates. Supervises Safety & Health Intern, Safety and Health Specialist 1, 2, and 3, Safety and Health Manager 1 and 2. Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individuals comprising this team may vary by project.
Bachelor's Degree, advanced safety and health certification. 5+ years in a construction environment, 7+ years safety and health experience
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred Job Qualifications
Preferred Competencies: • Knowledge of safety and health standards and practices • Knowledge of company substance abuse policies and procedures • Knowledge of construction contracting strategies and contract administration • Knowledge of insurance program administration including owner-controlled and contractor-controlled insurance programs • Knowledge of worker's compensation policies and procedures • Knowledge of project and division safety and health budgeting and cost control • Knowledge of environmental laws and company and client programs, procedures • Knowledge of security risk and control processes and procedures • Knowledge of company safety and health consultation capabilities and ability to perform as a consultant • Ability to effectively interface with client and government officials • Communication skills • Ability to effectively manage emergency situations • Word processing and spreadsheet computer software programs • Ability to write detailed reports • Human Relations skills • Conflict Management skills • Leadership skills
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Disabled/Veterans/Females