Parsons Corporation Construction Safety Specialist in Washington, District Of Columbia
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects? Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done? Parsons is seeking a candidate with a desire to enhance the fabric of our community.
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.
Minimum of a two-year associate degree in Occupational Safety and Health or related field and typically 10 years of industrial related experience with 7 or more years on safety management of construction contracts experience.
Must possess OSHA 500 certification.
Must possess or be able to obtain within one year at least one of the following certifications issued by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals: CSP, ASP, STSC.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.