Safety Manager

McCarthy   •  

Fontana, CA

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 31 days ago

McCarthy's Southern California Division is currently seeking a Safety Manager to manage the safety efforts on several large and complex projects. The Safety Manager will be responsible for overall administration of the Safety Guidelines on the Projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor safety efforts of Subcontractors and McCarthy employees
  • Oversee the issuance of the new hire safety documents and other Division specific information to all new McCarthy employees
  • Conduct/coordinate Project Safety "Tool Box" Meetings with all McCarthy employees on a weekly basis
  • Discuss safety with the on-site Subcontractors Supervisory Personnel
  • Coordinate with Project Supervision so that necessary personal protective equipment and safety materials are utilized
  • Record and forward copies of all safety related meetings, programs, safety pre-plans, inspections, correspondence, directives, citations, etc to the Division Safety Director for tracking
  • Coordinate responses and compliance with requirements of inspectionreports from McCarthy's insurance company
  • Conduct documented Project Safety and Health Inspections not less than twice each month
  • Investigate all injuries and review all accident reports, coordinating corrective measures with McCarthy employees or Subcontractor Personnel
  • Lead the indoctrination of new McCarthy employees and Subcontractor Personnel into the Safety program and culture
  • Post and keep current all required safety documents and literature
  • Monitor protection of general public by minimizing construction hazards
  • Monitor maintenance of adequate first aid supplies on the Project
  • Maintain project OSHA 300 log of injuries and illnesses
  • Enforce McCarthy safety policies using the company's disciplinary policy

Skills and Qualifications

  • At least 5 years experience managing the safety efforts during the construction of large healthcare or commercial projects.
  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.
  • Ability to manage/administer safety orientations, oversee substance abuse program, investigate/report on injuries/illnesses/near misses and other to perform other various safety functions on-site
  • Ability to work with all construction groups: management, owners, trades and subcontractors
  • OSHA 500 certification preferred
  • Must have excellent communication, organizational, decision-making and problem solving skills
  • Bilingual (English - Spanish) preferred.