Returning Candidate?

Safety Specialist

Safety Specialist

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Los Angeles
Category 
Construction Management

More information about this job

Overview

With offices in the Northeast and West Coast, LiRo provides integrated construction, design, and technology solutions. Our expertise in transportation, infrastructure, and private plus public building projects has led to our involvement with some of the country's top projects and landmarks.

 

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