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Safety & Health Specialist - Telecom - Miami, FL

Job Summary

Our Telecommunications business line has an opportunity for around a 12 week contract position starting mid-June for a Safety & Health Specialist in Miami, FL and the professional will be going to sites in the Miami area.  This is mid-level project position, which is accountable for implementing and maintaining the Company's Safety and Health Procedures on a smaller, less complex project. Performs medium to high complexity tasks, and may act as a supervisor to other safety and health professionals.  This field based position will be supporting our Safety team and construction crews on utility scale solar projects. 

Key Responsibilities

•    Implements, administers and maintains project Drug and Alcohol Substance Abuse Program.
•    Develops and conducts employee safety and health training programs.
•    Conducts detailed site safety and health inspections.
•    Manages project security contracts, programs and policies.
•    Performs record keeping / filing functions.
•    Conducts incident and injury/illness investigations.
•    Writes detailed injury/illness reports.
•    Completes all appropriate company safety and health program documents.
•    Interfaces with clients and government officials.
•    Manages construction contractor safety and health program administration.
•    Administers project worker's compensation programs and procedures.
•    May act as on-site first aid and medical provider.
•    Provides supervision, training, development, and performance management of direct reports.
•    Develops and implements safety and industrial hygiene in consulting plans and studies.
•    Analyzes data generated by Safety and Health studies and compiles reports including findings and recommendations including administrative, emergency and PPE controls.
•    Supports continuous improvement efforts and the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvements. 

NOTE - This is for around a 12 week project need and is a contract position in Miami, FL

Management Responsibilities

Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individual comprising this team may vary by project.

Preferred Qualifications

•    High school diploma or equivalent preferred, safety and health certification, Bachelor's Degree preferred  
•    BCSP Certifications highly preferred 
•    Knowledge of safety and health standards and practices.
•    Knowledge of company substance abuse policies and procedures.
•    Knowledge of worker's compensation policies and procedures.
•    Knowledge of construction contracting strategies and contract administration.
•    Knowledge of company safety and health consultation capabilities and ability to perform as a consultant.
•    Ability to perform first aid/medical functions.
•    Communication skills.
•    Word processing and spreadsheet computer software programs.
•    Ability to write detailed reports.
•    Human relations skills.
•    Conflict management skills.
•    Supervisory skills.
•     Ability to effectively interface with client and government officials.

Minimum Qualifications

2+ years in a construction environment, 4+ 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.

Certifications

First Aid, CPR, Drug testing certified, OSHA 500/501, Safety and Health Program Administration, OSHA 10 hour

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Physical Demands:
• Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds. 
• Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move, and Walk long distances in and around confined, cluttered places, and uneven areas.
• See and hear naturally or with correction.   
• Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with requirements of the job duties. 
• Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls according to a set procedure. 
• Requires repetitive movement. 
• May require work above 5 feet in height.
• Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds. 
• Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions. 

Work Environment:
• Typical construction site environment:  
• Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into awkward positions. 
• Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc. 
• Requires working in extremely bright or low lighting conditions 
• Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable. 
• Work around hazardous equipment.
• Typical office environment.
• This position is considered a safety sensitive position. 

Salary Plan

CNS: Construction Services

Job Grade

004


Job Segment: Industrial Hygiene, Engineering

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