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Safety Specialist

Safety Specialist

# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-CA-Los Angeles
Category 
Construction Management

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Overview

The LiRo Group is a leading Architecture/Engineering/Construction Management firm and is ranked among the nation’s top construction management firms. We support some of the largest, most high-profile construction projects in the country and continue to expand on the West Coast.

 

Responsibilities

  • Conducts construction site safety audits to identify improper procedures, checks equipment and facilities for hazardous conditions, and recommends corrective actions
  • Monitors policies, procedures, programs, standards, and design criteria affecting construction safety at multiple construction projects
  • Investigates complaints and on-site construction accidents to determine root cause and recommend effective hazard controls
  • Conducts noise, ventilation, and gas testing at construction sites to determine if employees may be exposed to unhealthful conditions and makes appropriate recommendations
  • Conducts construction safety and standard reporting procedure training for project managers and on-site employees
  • Collects and analyzes injury, claim, and safety survey statistical data to write technical reports and makes presentations to contractors and District management regarding contractor performance
  • Coordinates construction safety activities such as project site safety audits and attends pre- bid and post-award contract meetings as a member of the Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP) team
  • Reviews construction Injury Illness and Prevention Programs (IIPPs) submitted by contractors for accuracy and conformance with safety standards
  • Trains, assigns projects, and tasks to lower-level personnel, and reviews reports for completeness and accuracy (Construction Safety Specialist only).
  • Performs related duties as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

  • 10 years full time paid professional construction safety management experience in developing and implementing accident prevention programs for a large private or public organization 
  • Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Environmental Engineering, Occupational Safety or Industrial Hygiene or closely related field
  • Completion of the OSHA 500 and 40-hour HAZWOPER courses is preferred
  • Any Professional Safety Certification from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) from the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH)
  • Licensed Safety Professional (LSP) from the National Association of Safety Professionals (NASP)
  • Certified Safety Manager (CSM) from the National Association of Safety Professionals (NASP)

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a comprehensive benefits package and a positive work environment. 

 

Please visit our careers page for a full listing of our open positions around the country at: https://careers-liro.icims.com 

                                 

Equal Opportunity Employer. LiRo will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local law.

 

This position in located in Los Angeles, CA