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Safety Manager

Posted 2014-01-22
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Suffolk Construction
65 Allerton Street
Boston, Massachusetts

Job Type:
Job (Full-Time)

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Safety Manager
Safety Manager
Safety Manager

Job Description

This position works with Superintendent and Project Manager to administer, direct, and implement compliance with corporate safety and health policies and procedures. This position is responsible for the overall safety procedures on a project specific level or as assigned to multiple project sites within a region. 5% - 10% local travel

Conducts regular site inspections, recording safe and unsafe conditions using Predictive Solutions software.
Performs administrative tasks related to project specific safety binder and document storage systems.
Coordinates, schedules, and facilitates subcontractors Pre-Construction Safety Planning Meetings.
Acts as a resource for field operations for Federal (OSHA) state and local safety and health regulations including NFPA and JCAHO Standards.
Reviews Subcontractors Site Specific Safety Programs and Job Hazard Analysis prior to subcontractor mobilization.
Periodically attends and monitors Tool Box Talks conducted by subcontractors to assure documentation and quality.
Performs accident investigations in the event of a job site accident including collection of Suffolk Safety and Health standard incident reporting forms and documentation.
Coordinates with Regional Risk Managers for identification of claims trends and proactive risk management planning.
Reviews documentation from subcontractors for the proper training of their employees as related to the scope of work.
Conducts training for OSHA 10 or 30 Hour, HAZWOPER, and other Safety related topics.

Candidate must possess Suffolks Core Values: Passion, Integrity, Hard Work and Professionalism
3-5 years of related work experience in field of Construction Health and Safety. Working knowledge of Federal and State safety and health regulations, as well as local building code issues for safety and health
Bachelors degree in Construction or Safety preferred but not required
Qualified OSHA Construction Industry Outreach Trainer
Demonstrated expertise with construction and safety technologies and practices
Willingness to provide best in class customer service
Trained as CPR Instructor (training is provided)
Completed required internal training with Learning and Development team
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
Strong planning, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
Individual must be collaborative and positive in directing people
Capacity to coordinate efforts with field staff and external partners
Meticulous attention to detail
Ability to make decisions promptly and with confidence
Sound business judgment
Highly organized, able to prioritize and multi-task

Hours: Full-Time
Type: Job


Randy DiBartola

Company Description

Suffolk Construction is one of the most successful privately held building contractors in the country, providing preconstruction, construction management, design-build, and general contracting services to clients in the healthcare, science and technology, education, federal government, and commercial sectors.

Suffolk is based in Boston, Massachusetts and has a strong national presence with main offices throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, and West Coast. Suffolk is committed to delivering its build smart approach to construction management on every project. The companys project teams provide clients comprehensive planning services, innovative solutions and technologies, and proven processes, such as Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Lean Construction, to deliver the most complex building construction projects on schedule and on budget, with minimal risk.

Suffolk is a community-conscious organization dedicated to environmentally friendly and sustainable business practices, and is committed to making a positive impact in its local communities through grassroots volunteer work, employee fundraising, and corporate giving.

For more information, visit and find Suffolk on Facebook, at

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