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Project Safety Manager

Posted on: 12/29/2021
Salary: Based on Experience

Experience: Two (2) years of safety experience or combination of education/multiple years’ experience in commercial building construction

Education: A two-year degree in Safety and Health or equivalent is preferred.  In lieu of degree, additional work experience is acceptable.

Certifications: OSHA 30, Current First Aid, CPR, AED

Summary: The Safety Manager will work with Project Management, Field Superintendents, and Business Development in adhering to company safety, health, and environmental policies. This function oversees, leads, directs, and enforces safety and works on construction projects to identify, eliminate, and control hazardous conditions that may lead to injury and or property damage using job specific safety standards, best management practices, and Injury Free Environment Techniques.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Oversee and make decisions related to project safety, health, and environmental policies
  • Observe and stop work when circumstances present immediate danger to life and health
  • Work with Safety Director to recommend and implement corrective action based on policies, guidelines, and procedures
  • Provide leadership assigned projects and build working relationships with all project staff
  • Function as site Safety Professional for all assigned construction projects
  • Act as an active, onsite resource for all safety related questions, concerns, and areas of improvement
  • Develop partnerships with Subcontractor Safety Reps to ensure compliance
  • Conduct safety audits, issue report of violations, and require immediate corrective action by subcontractors
  • Investigate and resolve issues on behalf of Pogue Construction
  • Communicate with project staff and subcontractors in connection with resolving field safety issues
  • Coordinate Safety Committee meetings: plan and deliver training programs for managers and employees on relevant accident prevention
  • Enforce safe work practices and conditions in accordance with Local, State, and Federal regulations, as well as owner/contractual requirements
  • Educate and advise project staff on safety guidelines and policies
  • Conduct scheduled and impromptu training and safety meetings
  • Manage regulatory exposures to zero citations
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety/environmental principles and techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to identify known potential exposures and drive implementation of corrective action
  • Computer skills and experience with MS Office suite programs
  • Proven management, leadership, and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing and train others
  • Internal and external customer service

Resumes accepted by:

Pogue Construction Company

Attn: Hayley Hobson

1512 Bray Central Drive

McKinney, TX 75069

Phone: 972.529.9401