Construction Safety Director

Location Seattle
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

Contact email: eric@gulfstreamsp.com
Job ref: 8214
Published: 11 days ago
Job Title: Construction Safety Director

Location: Seattle, WA

Overview:

We are in search of a Construction Safety Director to join our progressive team in Seattle, WA. This vital leadership role focuses on enhancing and maintaining the safety and integrity of our construction projects, with a particular emphasis on critical facilities. The ideal candidate will possess an extensive background in construction safety management, a deep understanding of safety protocols and regulations, and the ability to lead safety initiatives across various projects. Offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and vast opportunities for professional growth, this position is designed for an experienced professional committed to promoting a culture of safety and excellence.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop, implement, and oversee comprehensive safety programs tailored to critical facility projects, ensuring all practices align with industry standards and regulations.
  • Conduct thorough risk assessments and safety audits across projects, identifying potential hazards and implementing corrective measures.
  • Lead safety training sessions for project teams, contractors, and clients, fostering awareness and compliance with safety protocols.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of federal, state, and local safety regulations and standards, ensuring project compliance.
  • Collaborate with project managers and engineering teams to integrate safety principles into project planning and execution phases.
  • Analyze safety performance data to identify trends and areas for improvement, reporting findings to senior management and recommending strategic changes.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all safety-related issues, providing expert guidance and support to project teams and stakeholders.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Over 15 years of experience in construction safety management, with a proven track record in leading safety initiatives for commercial construction projects, particularly in critical facilities.
  • Comprehensive understanding of construction safety protocols, OSHA regulations, and industry best practices.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to influence and motivate teams to prioritize safety.
  • Must be based in Seattle, WA, or willing to relocate, with a stable and successful professional history.

Preferred Skills:
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  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or similar professional safety certification.
  • Direct experience with safety management in data centers, healthcare facilities, and other critical environments.
  • In-depth knowledge of Seattle's local construction regulations and safety standards.

As a Construction Safety Director in Seattle, WA, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and success of our construction projects, particularly within critical facilities. This position is perfect for a dedicated safety professional eager to lead by example and make a lasting impact on our culture of safety and operational excellence.