Posted: Monday, October 2, 2017 2:44 PM
Become Part of Our TeamAs an industry leader Balfour Beatty offers employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes competitive salaries, comprehensive medical, dental and vision benefits, paid time off and volunteer hours, education assistance and much more including:Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Health Savings Account401(k) with company matchFlexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)Vacation TimeSick TimeHolidaysTuition AssistanceSummaryBalfour Beatty Rail (BBR), has been awarded a $697 million contract to undertake electrification of the 52-mile Caltrain rail corridor between San Francisco and San Jose, laying the foundations for the future operation of high speed trains. BBR is seeking a qualified Environmental Health & Safety Representative (Rail) in San Mateo, California. As a member of the loss prevention team, this position is responsible for the implementation of the company's safety and loss prevention programs. Ensures jobsite employees and subcontractors are trained in all safety programs and protocol, including federal/state regulations, in order to prevent accidents and/or injuries. Manages and mentors Loss Prevention Coordinators and Loss Prevention Managers.Essential FunctionsConducts new employee project orientation and basic training with Balfour Beatty and subcontractor employees.Assists Loss Prevention and Operations in preparing safety related bid documents and project-specific safety programs.Coordinates all Loss Prevention efforts on the project with the Project Manager and Superintendent.Attends subcontractor preconstruction meetings, review task specific Job Hazard Analyses (JHAs) and assist with planning for safety issues.Assists with material and equipment acquisition for new project setup.Conducts frequent inspections of projects and identifies current and future safety challenges.Assists Loss Prevention in establishing and administering project safety recognition programs.Prepares written reports of project inspections and assists project staff with correcting and preventing hazards.Conducts project loss prevention audits.Provides technical safety consulting services for projects and reviews preconstruction safety submittals.Leads Loss Prevention and project staff with safety training at all levels.Assists with establishing and maintaining a project crisis management plan.Conducts accident investigations and assists with OSHA and environmental inspections.Manages workers compensation claims including the return to work program.Maintains project incident logs for all reported injuries, GL claims, WC claims, and OSHA recordable.Assists Superintendent with sediment and erosion control and other environmental responsibilities to manage Hazardous Materials Storage areas, Fugitive Dust, Cal EPA requirements and more.Minimum RequirementsBachelor of Science in environmental engineering, environmental science, safety, industrial hygiene or similar related degree.5 plus years of experience, overseeing multiple areas, preferably in the construction or rail industry.Must have Valid driver's license.Ability to work flexible work shifts, ie, nights, weekends.Must be proficient in the standard MicroSoft Office Suite of products.Willing to relocate to Balfour Beatty San Mateo jobsite, if not local to the San Mateo, California area.Preferred RequirementsLocal qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.Demonstrated ability to assist with more than one project at a time.Demonstrates accurate record keeping skills. Demonstrates solid customer service skills and verbal/written skills.Demonstrates the ability to be a team player and function in a fast-paced, changing environment.Demonstrates the ability to mentor/train others.Demonstrates leadership skills with ability and willingness to face challenges, solve problems, and motivate others, while maintaining effective relationships with customers by meeting or exceeding their requirements and expectations.About UsBalfour Beatty is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the nation. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, our teams build the unique structures and infrastructure that play an important role in how people live, work, learn and play in our communities. Our teammates have an instinctive passion for innovating that is fueled by a relentless curiosity, a drive to employ lean practices and processes and the determination to find a better way. Through Zero Harm(R), we are challenging the construction industry's assumptions about safety. We believe that no level of harm should come to anyone as a result of our business.Consistently ranked among the nation's largest building contractors, by Engineering News-Record, our US business is a subsidiary of London-based Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY).Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 83210592 sanmateo