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Site Safety Health Officer

Company Name:
Doyon Management Services
Description
The Site Safety & Health Officer (SSHO) is responsible for the development and/or review of the Accident Prevention Plan, activity hazard analysis's, amendments to the accident prevention plan, on site safety education, tool box safety meetings, all around safety compliance of the project, and a proactive innovative attitude towards solving difficult site specific safety issues. The SSHO is responsible for managing, implementing, and enforcing the project Accident Prevention Plan. The SSHO shall provide full-time on-site safety and occupational health management, surveillance, inspections, training, and safety enforcement.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Provide site compliance through daily site inspections and daily safety reports
Development and/or review of Accident prevention plan, AHAs and crane and rigging plans
Provide onsite safety education to subcontractors
Coordination of safety issues with the Quality Control Manager and site Superintendent on new definable features of work
Provide management and oversight of site specific safety activities. Examples - Permit required confined space, abatement, lockout/tag out activities, etc.
Prioritization of daily tasks to maintain safety compliance and project schedule
Demonstrate in depth knowledge of EM-385-1.1, OSHA 29 CFR 1910 and 1926
Conduct mishap investigations and complete required accident reports
Ensure sub-contractor compliance with safety and health requirements
Provide 1st day site safety orientations for all new employees
Maintain the OSHA 300 form
Maintain applicable safety reference materials on the job site
Maintain a safety and health deficiency tracking system that monitors outstanding deficiencies until resolution
Maintain current SDS (MSDS) list of hazardous chemicals on site
Prepare monthly contractor safety self-evaluation checklist
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Must be able to perform daily safety inspections and associated reports, daily equipment inspections, hazard analysis prior to activities, and weekly safety meetings
Must be able to present safety evaluations and coordination with production and quality control functions at weekly owner and subcontractor meetings
Ability to communicate successfully with Site Superintendent ,Quality Control Manager, Government Quality Assurance Representative, OSHA, Environmental, Fire Marshalls, Crane Safety, subcontractors, and tradesmen
Maintains safety records and manages all required reporting
Must be proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and Internet
CORE COMPETENCIES:
_Commitment to Excellence_ - Identifies what needs to be accomplished and takes action to achieve a standard of excellence beyond job expectations
_Corporate Values_ - Understands, embraces, and integrates Doyon corporate values into everyday duties and responsibilities
_Customer Service_ - Identifies and responds to current and future needs by providing excellent service to internal and external customers
_Safety and Security_ - Promotes a safe work environment for co-workers and customers
_Teamwork_- Resourceful team player that builds, strengthens, and maintains collaborative relationships with others inside or outside the organization
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES:
_Attention to Detail_- Ensures one's own and other's work and information are complete and accurate__
_Planning and Organizing_- Systematically develop plans, prioritize, organize and manage resources in order to accomplish business goals within a specific period of time__
QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience and education
A minimum of 5 years of construction industry safety experience; federal government construction projects preferred
30-hour OSHA construction safety class or equivalent
Fall Protection, HAZWOPR 40, Lead awareness, blood-borne pathogens, first aid/CPR, confined space management, attendant, and rescue, general competent person, trenching and shoring competent person, control of hazardous energies, forklift, man-lift, and fire watch training certified
An average of at least 24 hours of formal safety training each year for the past 4 years with training for competent person status for at least the following 4 areas of competency: Excavation ; Scaffolding ; Fall protection ; Hazardous energy ; Confined space ; Health hazard recognition, evaluation and control of chemical, physical and biological agents
Personal protective equipment and clothing to include selection, use and maintenance
Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certification
WORKING ENVIRONMENT: The majority of the work is performed in an indoor/outdoor setting with a wide variety of people in differing functions, personalities and abilities.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: An individual will be required to perform climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing and repetitive motions. Light Work: Exerting up to 40 pounds of force occasionally, and /or up to 15 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects is required. The employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; viewing a computer terminal; reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication of parts at distances close to the eyes. Occasional to frequent travel.
REASONABLE ACCOMODATION: It is Doyon's business philosophy and practice to provide reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities.
PREFERENCE STATEMENT: Doyon grants preference to Doyon Shareholders and shareholders of other corporations that grant a similar preference to Doyon shareholders, such as Alaska Native Corporations. The preference applies in all phases of employment and training, which include, but are not limited to hiring, promotion, layoff, transfer, and training. A preference will be granted to qualified Doyon shareholders first, and second to qualified shareholders of other corporations which grant a similar reciprocal preference to Doyon shareholders, such as Alaska Native Corporations.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.
We are a Federal Contractor and comply with the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA).
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law and the poster is . For questions on the job posting contact .
If you need assistance or special accommodations during the application process, please contact the appropriate Human Resources Department at .
Title: Site Safety Health Officer
Job Reference: 14-0141
Post Date: 5/6/2014
City/Location: Newport
State: RI
Point of Hire: Seattle, WA
Company: DPS - Doyon Project Services
Reports To: Sr. Project Manager
Type of Position: Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status: Exempt
Hours: 40+ hours per week
Schedule: Monday - Friday

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