Randstad Safety Manager in South Plainfield, New Jersey

Safety Manager

job details:

  • location:South Plainfield, NJ

  • salary:$45 - $55 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, December 19, 2018

  • experience:10 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services

  • reference:145445

job description

Safety Manager

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


  • PTO Program

  • 401K

  • Health Insurance available, and more...

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