Randstad Safety Manager in South Plainfield, New Jersey
location:South Plainfield, NJ
salary:$45 - $55 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, December 19, 2018
industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services
Contract position: Client involved in high voltage Substation & Transmission Line construction projects is looking for a Construction Health & Safety Specialist to support multiple substation & transmission line EPC projects in New Jersey. The ideal candidate has construction site safety experience supporting high voltage transmission line or substation EPC projects. Client will pay for mob, demob, R&R & per diem.
Responsibilities for the Safety Manager
Provide full-time support in the field, on construction projects, to assure operations are planned and conducted in a safe manner
Interface with the subcontractors, the customer & internal support groups to ensure that the project safety requirements & specifications are met
Provide advice, guidance, and assistance to personnel involved in projects regarding safety and health issues and work practices
Interface with Client Safety & Health Department on site safety & health issues and coordinate preventative measures
Facilitates adherence to safety policies & procedures while maintaining compliance with the local, state, & federal OSHA rules & regulations
Coordinate & mentor project safety & health walk-through assessments and then review any assessment findings with appropriate parties & follow up by documenting the items which require immediate correction
Review and complete, as necessary, Near Miss, Incident and Accident Investigation reports and recommend countermeasures as appropriate
Requirements for the Safety Manager
10+ years of experience as a Site Safety Specialist working in the field on power plant or similar heavy industrial construction projects
2-5+ years of specific safety & health experience supporting high voltage Substation or Transmission Line construction projects
A BS degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering or Construction Management is a PLUS
A Certified Utility Safety Professsional (CUSP) is a PLUS
Must have strong knowledge of OSHA Construction, OSHA General Industry, ANSI, NIOSH and NEC Standards
You must have experience interfacing with different regulatory agencies and must be able to interpret regulatory documents
Health Insurance available, and more...
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