Safety Manager (Power T&D)
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH115246
Location: USA, Texas, Houston
Sector: HSEQ, Licensing & Regulations, Power
Date posted: 14/11/2017
Safety & Training Manager assists Operating Units and corporate office with planning and implementation of safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state and federal rules and regulations including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Department of Transportation (DOT), reinforcing safety culture.
Recommends and develops educational and training programs/activities in support of Safety, Health and Environmental (HSE) programs to minimize the company's exposure to loss.
Supports corporate and Operating Units Safety, Health and Environmental training to ensure it complies with state and government regulations; identifies new draft state and federal regulations and prepares programs to ensure readiness if approved.
Develops process and procedures to support implementation of the ongoing changes to HSE programs needed from changes in state and federal regulations.
Plans, develops content, assists with implementation and facilitates safety trainings.
Travels to work sites to assists Operating Units in the development, evaluation and upgrading of safety programs.
Maintains required safety files and records, including OSHA logs, etc.
Performs safety surveys and inspections, prepares written reports of findings and recommendations for corrective or preventive measures where indicated and follows up to ensure measures have been implemented.
Supports Operating Units in post-accident investigation and prepares report identifying possible accident causes and hazards for use by company personnel and senior management.
Participates and represents the company in industry meetings; interacts with subordinates, supervisors, other agencies and Operating Units to facilitate SHE compliance.
Adheres to internal standards, policies and procedures.
Willing to travel up to 100%.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in Safety Management, Safety Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Sciences, Engineering
5 years of Safety experience or at least 13 years of Safety experience in lieu of education and experience.
Utility construction or oil & gas pipeline industry experience.
Knowledge of federal, state and local safety laws.
Intermediate level user of the MS Office Microsoft applications (Office, Excel, PowerPoint).
Ability to establish, build and maintain effective relationships with Operating Units and represent the company in a public forum.
Ability to comprehend and interpret regulatory requirements.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to speak in front of large groups.
Ability to train employees on a variety of safety topics.
Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks and initiatives simultaneously.
Possess the qualities of self-motivation and results-orientation.
Willingness to travel extensively, flexibility with schedule.
For more information about this role please contact our Houston office