This position works directly with senior managers to develop, administer, direct and implement corporate safety and health policies and procedures. This position is responsible for overall safety management and related duties.
Create, communicate, enforce and implement comprehensive corporate safety programs for all divisions, activities and disciplines of the company.
Develop and implement a training system that will coordinate, schedule and facilitate safety training for employees in compliance with federal (OSHA) and state regulations as well as local safety and health regulations including NFPA and ANSI standards.
Training topics include hot work safety, power industrial equipment, scaffolds, mobile work platforms, OSHA 10 and/or OSHA 30, HAZWOPER and other safety related topics as required.
Prepare periodic reports for senior management that summarize safety compliance and program implementation.
Develop a system to track required certifications, qualifications and licenses for employees.
Prepare and oversee the preparation of site specific safety program and job hazard analysis prior to project start.
Conduct site evaluations in order to assess safety program elements and individual safety performance.
Develop curriculum, course materials and documentation on the proper training of employees as related to their scope of work including hoists, cranes, lifts, scaffolds and hand held tools.
Construction Health and Safety Technician credential and advanced safety training, or BS in Occupational Safety Management required
3-5 years’ construction safety management experience required
Certified OSHA 10 and 30 safety course instructor required (will consider candidates in the process of getting this certification)
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Sound knowledge of construction safety principles, techniques and methods
Sound knowledge of OSHA laws, regulations and policies
Capable of identifying known potential exposures and recommending corrective action
Strong computer skills and Microsoft Office
Management, leadership and interpersonal skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Highly organized, able to prioritize and multi-task
For over thirty years, Lawton Welding Co., Inc. has been an industry leader, providing quality structural steel and miscellaneous metal design, fabrication and installation. We are a mid-size company servicing a wide range of projects in varying markets from pharmaceuticals to retail. Beautiful office space, conveniently located north of Boston. Our family friendly company offers a full benefit package including medical, dental, 401k and more!
Location/Region: Topsfield, MA (US)