Safety Manager

Safety Manager is responsible for cultivating a safety conscious culture on assigned projects including subcontractor compliance. They ensure that all stakeholders are aware of the potential hazards/risks and precautionary safety measures through proactive support, training, and mentoring. Safety professionals work hand-in-hand with the entire project team, subcontractors, and other parties’ located onsite to ensure each worker returns home safely each day.


Dallas, Texas

Experience Level


Employment Type

Full Time

Job Functions



                     Actively participate and promote the development of RO’s “safety starts with me” Culture.

                     Assist the project’s Superintendents and Project Manager’s in the development of specific Job Hazard Analyses and safe work plans to address working in and around these hazards.

                     During construction, identify, evaluate, and recommend control of hazardous working conditions and unsafe employee activities and provide recommendations to abate same through project management and supervisor personnel.

                    Lead project team in supervision, coordination and implementation of site-specific safety program, and risk assessments, preparation and updating of site-specific safety manual, including project emergency action procedures, work assignments and pre-task planning, personnel administration, staffing and training for emergency contingency plans.

                     Conduct site specific orientation training program. Implement program for all onsite staff and subcontractors.

                     Provide for proper start-up of the project with regard to proper posting of all jobsite labor and safety posters, safety signage, etc.

                     Submit all Site safety inspections- with report

                     Full knowledge and understanding of all local, state, and federal OSHA requirements as well as RO’s Construction requirements

                     Conduct and document daily safety inspections on project site. If assigned to multiple projects, monitor and ensure Project team members are conducting and documenting inspections

                     Document and investigate all incidents involving property damage, personal injury, safety violations, near misses, unsafe conditions and non-compliance activities.


                     Accompany OSHA compliance officers and insurance inspectors during on site audits

                     Evaluate subcontractor qualifications, training program, and competency, and make recommendations to Project Management and supervisory staff.

                     Assist in developing and managing the project safety budget(s)   

                     Collaborate with RO’s Construction’s Corporate Safety Director and Regional Safety Director on the development and implementation of Company safety policies and procedures.

                     Evaluate project safety performance and provide guidance on trends, corrective actions, and loss rates.

                     Understand the principles of Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP)

                     Facilitate any Specific safety training

                     Help prepare and attend site specific pre-con meetings

                     Attend ESH departmental meetings

                     Set-up new, & maintain existing Incident Report Files, (Both Electronic & Hard Copy)(GL, WC, & Auto)

                     Perform all aspects of claims management (I.E. Follow-up on Dr.’s visits, & audit progress reports)

                     Track incident claim report status & create summary reports

                     Input OSHA Logs & various OSHA documentation requirements.

                     Basic understanding of Worker’s Compensation Laws and/or Processes

                     Basic understanding of ACCORD Forms – (Insurance Documentation)



                     Demonstrates proper performance of skills reflected and validated by the competency checklist.

                     Adheres to Rogers-O’Brien policies, procedures, all safety plans, and all standards imposed by regulatory organizations


Computer skills

                     Ability to utilize computer software, e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, Bluebeam andPowerPoint.


                     3+ years of experience in a safety role, preferably in construction.



                     Must have OSHA 30 Hour Certificate.

                     Professional designation preferred (CHST, CSHO etc.)

                     Possess valid Driver’s License.

Physical Requirements

                     Constant adequate range of motion and mobility required.

                     Regular sitting or standing, bending or stooping, and the ability to carry equipment and other such items as packaged material weighing up to 20 pounds

                     Frequent talking and the ability to express and exchange ideas by means of language

                     Regular hearing and the ability to perceive the nature of sounds

                     Regular near acuity with clarity of vision at 20 inches or less required

                     Constant ability to read, record or type data quickly and accurately required

                     Typical ability to collect and analyze numerical and written data and verbal information to reach logical conclusions and ability to determine the time, place and sequence of operations or actions required

                     Environmental/Working Conditions

                     Ability to work under and handle stress in an appropriate manner required.

                     May be exposed to high, medium, or low noise intensity.

                     Constant contact with co-workers required.

                     This is a full time position.  Regular and punctual attendance is an essential function of the job.

                     Must be willing to travel if necessary.


Machinery/Tools/Equipment Requirements



This description is a general statement of required essential functions performed on a regular and continuous basis.  It does not exclude other duties as assigned.