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Senior Safety Specialist

Requisition ID: 261968 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: San Ramon, CA 


Project Overview

The Bechtel AT&T Mobility project provides project management, site development, procurement, and construction services to the AT&T customer to build new cell sites, upgrade existing sites with new technologies, add bandwidth to existing sites and decommission old technologies. The project has markets located in various regions throughout the Western U.S. and is currently seeking a Senior Safety Specialist to support the project.

 

Responsibilites

  • Performs work in the safety field on a small-to medium-sized project.
  • Provides input on bid decisions, proposal development, and estimates (scope, constraints, schedules, budgets) with respect to integration and compliance with safety requirements.
  • Provides technical support to safety studies, health assessment studies, and project risk assessments.
  • Coordinates appropriate consideration of safety requirements with internal organizations (e.g. subcontracts, engineering, and construction personnel) as assigned.
  • Provides safety technical support and assistance to projects and coordinates safety requirements and formulation of risk reduction measures with project-assigned safety personnel, engineering, construction and onsite ES&H representatives during construction.
  • Participates in meetings with customers, project team members, and contractors/subcontractors to advise them of safety requirements that may affect project design, schedule, and cost and to exchange information on technical advances and new technologies.
  • Drafts comprehensive ES&H plans, project specific risk reduction plans, safety awareness training programs, and technical reports. Provides recommendations and input for revising safety procedures, work processes, and other quality improvement measures.
  • Conducts safety inspections/assessments of project construction activities to monitor compliance with applicable safety and health requirements including contractual commitments, permits, and the project's ES&H plan.
  • Maintains contact, as appropriate, with government regulatory and resource agencies to obtain current information on new regulations, program initiatives, and technical requirements and standards. Maintains contact with other safety personnel to keep them informed of changing requirements and to provide technical assistance.
  • Directly supervising other safety specialists/engineers, implements personnel policies (e.g., conducts employee performance evaluations) and provides technical direction/oversight to staff and industrial hygiene subcontractors.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in the sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry, physics, public health) or engineering from an accredited college or university along with 7 years of work experience in ES&H or in lieu of a degree 13 years work experience in ES&H is required.
     

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge in a field of science, process engineering, or related discipline.
  • Knowledge of engineering and construction systems, methods, and work processes and knowledge of construction planning, estimating, procedures, and execution.
  • Demonstrated ability in scientific/safety engineering concepts i.e. safety procedures, engineering systems, principles, and methodologies.
  • Knowledge of national and international safety laws/regulations and regulatory agencies, processes and responsibilities, industry standards/practices for safety and health compliance, and best management practices for minimizing potential safety risks during project execution.
  • Knowledge of hazardous materials and physical risk exposures and Personal Protective Equipment standards as well as People Based Safety processes and procedures.
  • Experience in managing and/or providing technical oversight of safety and/or health subcontractors or consultants. Experience in safety inspections/assessments during construction.
  • Prior practical work experience in office settings (e.g., managing safety and health programs, budgets and staff) and field locations (e.g., construction execution and/or operating facilities) performing the responsibilities listed above. Requires knowledge of administrative practices.
  • Skilled in oral and written communication.

 

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
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Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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