Project Safety Manager in Portland, OR

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Turner construction   •  

Portland, OR 97201

Industry: Real Estate & Construction

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5 - 7 years

Posted 31 days ago

Position Description: Partner with the BU EHSD, PX, PM and Superintendents to ensure project site compliance with Company Environmental, Health & Safety and risk control policies and procedures. Lead, direct and enforce safety on a single construction project or on multiple smaller projects (not to exceed combined total of $40M) within the business unit's geographic area, based on the safety staffing requirements as defined by Headquarters EH&S*. Identify, eliminate and control hazardous conditions that may lead to injury and or property damage using job specific safety standards, best management practices, and the Building L.I.F.E. program.

Reports to: Business Unit EH&S Director

Essential Duties & Responsibilities**:

  • Build working relationships with project staff and Subcontractor Safety Representatives.
  • Contribute to the development of the overall project safety program.
  • Enforce Safety Program and related policies and procedures and implement immediate corrective actions in accordance with Turner, Federal, State and Local regulations and owner requirements.
  • Hold pre-construction planning meeting with subcontractors to review overall site safety program and job hazard analysis for their scope of work, and ensure plans are in place to mitigate risks.
  • Ensure proper pre-planning for all activities and tasks for subcontractors and trades.
  • Manage time and resource allocation appropriately to provide overall safety leadership to assigned project(s).
  • Create safety reports for the project, analyzing metrics and making recommendations for improvement over baseline.
  • If applicable, supervise and provide guidance for the development of Project Safety Assistant, communicating clear objectives, goals and related deliverables and holding direct reports accountable.
  • Evaluate training needs and make recommendations to subcontractors.
  • Actively participate in reducing Project Incident Rates by meeting or exceeding established BU goals and manage regulatory exposures to zero citations.

Qualifications: Four year degree in Occupational Safety and Health, engineering or similar with at least five (5) years of building construction safety experience preferred or equivalent education and experience. A minimum of OSHA 30 hour training, First Aid/CPR/BBP and AED training. Demonstrated knowledge of safety/environmental principles and techniques is required. In addition, achievement of CHST is required within two years of appointment to this position. Demonstrated ability to identify known potential exposures and lead implementation of corrective actions. Demonstrated management, leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing and train others. Demonstrated computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office suite programs.

Valid Through: 2019-11-14