Methuen Construction Company, Inc. Safety Specialist in Somerville, Massachusetts
Do you have a passion for construction safety? If you have construction industry safety experience and are determined to keep employees safe on the jobsite, apply today! You will be responsible for the oversight of safety on a designated project site and will work with the project team to proactively plan safety into the day-to-day operations and tasks.
Apply knowledge of construction worksite safety practices and procedures
Inspect, correct and provide education on safety deficiencies as they occur
Identify and correct problems before they become hazards and report results to designated company representatives
Apply federal and state-specific health and safety regulations and interpret and apply these regulations
Ensure that Project Executives, Project Managers, Superintendents, and others are abreast of all OSHA regulations and the consequences of violating these regulations
Verify that subcontractors are adhering to the Site Safety Management Plan, OSHA and all other regulations
Ensure familiarity with Hazardous Communications, Confined Space, Air Monitoring, Job Safety Analysis and Health and Safety Plans
Train employees on health and safety related policies, procedures, and regulations
Provide information in a clear, concise manner with an appropriate level of detail, empathy and professionalism
Build and maintain effective relationships
Maintain OSHA 30 for Construction
Work independently and use sound judgment capability and discretion with confidential information
Travel is limited and primarily local to jobsite locations in the Northeast
Education and Experience
Construction industry safety experience required
Maintain certification in HAZWOPER and 30 Hour Construction
Experience in conducting safety training
Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
An Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer
Methuen Construction provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. As a Federal Contractor, we encourage priority referral of protected veterans under VEVRAA.
Voted one of New Hampshire's Best Companies to Work For, Methuen Construction is widely recognized as the most successful, self-performing general contractor in the industry with experienced Project Managers, Superintendents, Estimators, Project Engineers, in addition to other operational teammates and support teams. Built on 60 years of experience, Methuen Construction employs only the highest skilled trades professionals including Pipefitters, Carpenters, Heavy Equipment Operators, and Laborers. Methuen Construction consistently strives for complete client satisfaction by delivering outstanding construction services and cutting-edge solutions. As we expand our construction territory, diversify our client base and enhance our operational capabilities, our need for highly skilled teammates is growing!