Project Safety Assistant (Northern California - New College Grad)'22/'23
Company: Turner Construction Company
Posted on: November 19, 2022
Bay Area Main
Oakland, CA 94602 USA
Minimum Years Experience:
ExperiencedEducation:Job Family:Environmental Health and
Position Description: Assist the Project Safety Manager, PX, PM,
and Superintendents in enforcing and adhering to Company
Environmental Health & Safety and risk management policies and
procedures on a construction project. Identify, eliminate, and
control hazardous conditions on a project that may lead to injury
and/or property damage using job specific safety standards, best
management practices, and the Building L.I.F.E. program.
Reports to: Project Safety Manager or Project EHS Manager
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:
Assist with the following:
- Educate project staff and Turner Trades personnel on EH&S
programs, policies and procedures and provide training on safe work
- Review subcontractor safety programs for completeness and
compliance with Turner's policies, regulation, and owner
- Promote safe work practices and safe working conditions in
accordance with all Federal, State, and Local regulations, and
- Administer drug screening program (pre-employment,
post-accident, random, and cause) that is consistent with Turner's
and Owner's requirements.
- Coordinate preconstruction meetings with Project Safety Manager
- Ensure that subcontractors are conducting the proper training
as per OSHA standards.
- Conduct effective worker orientation program for every new
employee and administer and record their participation.
- Gather pre-task plans and Job Hazard Analyses for all project
contractors based on contractual requirements.
- Conduct safety meetings and issue minutes of meetings as
directed by the Project Safety Manager.
- Maintain a log of each subcontractor's toolbox safety meetings
held with their employees.
- Provide safety reports to Project Safety Manager as
- Conduct safety audits and recommend corrective action per
Company policy and work with Project Safety Manager to issue
reports of any violations or unsafe practices to subcontractors for
Qualifications: Four year degree in Occupational Safety and Health,
engineering or equivalent is preferred with at least one year of
safety experience or combination of education/multiple years of
experience in building construction, and a working knowledge of
safety/environmental principles and techniques. Ability to identify
known potential exposures and recommend corrective actions.
Computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
program. Demonstrates fundamental management, leadership,
interpersonal and conflict resolution skills with the ability to
communicate well, both verbally and in writing.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. Performance of the
required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent
and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel
hoists, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under
construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the
ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands
to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk
and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Employee must occasionally lift and/or move heavy weight.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this
job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work
site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high
precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather
conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work
environments is usually moderate to very loud.
*May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer -
minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual
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