Parsons Corporation Safety Specialist in Syracuse, New York
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects? Parsons’ has been involved in two of the largest remediation programs in the United States and globally, have progressed thousands of projects from initial studies and planning through design and remediation, operations and maintenance, decommissioning and demolition, and disaster recovery efforts. Safety goes hand in hand with environmental and remediation projects. Join our team and make a difference!
Advises and assists Project and Construction Management in the formulation, implementation and management of major project safety plans. These plans may pertain to one or more job site locations, which are separate and distinct construction operations requiring integrated supervision of programs. Reports organizationally to the to the SH&E Manager. Ensures that the project safety plan reflects company policy and provides a coordinated plan for the overall project which complies with the prevailing safety requirements at each location.
Advises and assists the most senior construction site representative in the establishment and management of ESHARP Management and Parsons SH&E processes, identifying and eliminating/controlling any hazards to persons and property.
Audits and Inspects the job site to detect and correct safety hazards.
Supervises first aid personnel in providing first aid care of occupationally injured or ill personnel.
Audits the job accident records and periodically prepares an audit report of these records.
Initiates and conducts accident investigations and prepares job accident reports.
Represents management during safety inspections of the job site by regulatory authorities or company insurance carriers.
Receives, reviews and distributes safety inspection reports with recommended corrective actions.
Provides oversight to the new hire safety orientation process and other safety related training.
Conducts risk assessments for upcoming work and provides technical assistance to the safety planning process.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety and Health or related field (or equivalent experience) and typically 5+ years of related work experience in the field of Health and Safety.
Requires a thorough knowledge of Federal and state health and safety regulations and reporting procedures, as well as good communication and interpersonal skills.
This position requires a Fit for Duty exam as part of the job requirements. Successful completion of this exam(s) will be required post offer acceptance, prior to you being able to continue in the hiring process and onboarding.
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.
Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.
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