Job Description

Title: Safety Specialist
Location: ME/NH

Supports and advises the Project Team on achieving an injury free environment to ensure all team members are working safely and within the company guidelines and policies.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Actively observe and provide feedback around crew's work to eliminate at-risk behavior, identify safety issues and help ensure corrective actions are taken.
  • Perform injury management including minor first aid, incident root cause investigation and reporting, return to work as needed.
  • Conduct daily inspections of jobsites actively observing and providing feedback around crew's work, tools, and equipment to eliminate hazards and identify at-risk behavior; advise on and help ensure corrective actions are taken.
  • Take an active role in the planning of upcoming work on the site to help the team identify potential safety issues and solutions.
  • Assist with developing, conducting, and documenting the jobsite safety orientations for all new team members, subcontractors, and other appropriate vendors, visitors, etc.
  • Establish emergency planning with project management, including identifying and arranging local emergency and healthcare services, identifying warning signals, evacuation assembly point, and escape routes.
  • Develop and set up systems to insure proper handling of all Hazardous Material Including proper use, storage, shipment, spill control and cleanup, and disposal.
  • Ensure compliance with all Safety or Environmental requirements per state and federal regulations.
  • Perform periodic industrial hygiene and environmental sampling.
  • Participate in the corporate safety audit (X-ray) process and the follow-up required.
  • Associates or Bachelor degree. (Safety field preferred)
  • Four or more years of experience in workplace safety in the construction industry is preferred.
  • CPR, AED, and First Aid certification required.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills are essential.
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft office including Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • CHST, OHST, STS, CSP, EMT certifications a plus.
  • A background in physical therapy is a plus.
Cianbro is an employee owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected categories.