Safety Manager

As a Safety Manager, you’ll have the opportunity to apply your experience and leadership skills to achieve R-O's most important core value, Safety! At R-O we believe that "Safety Starts with Me". The Ideal Safety Manager will be responsible for cultivating a safety conscious culture on assigned projects including subcontractor compliance. Passion for Safety and Innovation in Safety is a Must! Our Safety Managers ensure that all stakeholders are aware of the potential hazards/risks and precautionary safety measures through proactive support, training, and mentoring. You will work hand-in-hand with the entire project team, subcontractors, and other parties’ located onsite to ensure each worker returns home safely each day.

Location

San Antonio, Texas

Experience Level

Professional

Employment Type

Full Time

Job Functions

Safety

Responsibilities

  • 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.
  • Lead with project team on incident analysis focusing on root cause(s) and lessons learned.
  • 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.
  • Perform all aspects of claims management (I.E. Follow-up on Dr.’s visits, & audit progress reports)
  • Basic understanding of Worker’s Compensation Laws and/or Processes
  • Basic understanding of ACCORD Forms – (Insurance Documentation)

 

 

Computer skills

• Ability to utilize computer software, e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, Bluebeam and PowerPoint.

 

 

Required Experience

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

 

 

Required Licensure/Certification:

  • Must have OSHA 30 Hour Certificate.
  • Possess valid Driver’s License.
  • Professional designation preferred (CHST, CSHO etc.)

 

 

Physical Requirements

  • Good overall physical health. Includes vision, hearing and cognitive health.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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

N/A

 

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.