Site Safety Coordinator

Location Seattle
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

Contact email: eric@gulfstreamsp.com
Job ref: 8215
Published: 18 days ago
Job Title: Site Safety Coordinator

Location: Seattle, WA

Overview:

We are looking for a Site Safety Coordinator to join our team in Seattle, WA, to ensure the highest standards of safety are maintained across all our construction sites. This role is vital for overseeing the implementation of our company's safety policies and procedures, particularly in high-risk environments such as commercial and residential construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in construction safety, be well-versed in OSHA regulations, and possess the communication skills necessary to effectively train staff and ensure compliance. Offering competitive compensation and benefits, this role provides an excellent opportunity for career advancement in the field of construction safety.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop, implement, and oversee site-specific safety plans in alignment with company policies and OSHA regulations.
  • Conduct regular site inspections to identify potential hazards and implement corrective actions to mitigate risks.
  • Coordinate and conduct safety training sessions for site personnel, including new hire orientations and ongoing safety education programs.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all site safety communications, liaising between project management, workers, and external safety agencies.
  • Maintain comprehensive records of safety inspections, incidents, and training activities.
  • Investigate accidents and near-miss incidents to determine root causes and implement preventative measures.
  • Stay abreast of new safety regulations and best practices in the construction industry, incorporating them into site safety plans as appropriate.

Requirements:
  • Proven experience in a construction safety role, with a strong understanding of OSHA standards and best practices in construction safety management.
  • Bachelor's degree in Safety Management, Construction Management, or a related field is preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with a diverse range of personnel and external partners.
  • Ability to conduct detailed risk assessments and safety inspections.
  • Must be located in Seattle, WA, or willing to relocate, with a commitment to promoting a culture of safety on every project.

Preferred Skills:
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certification.
  • Experience with safety management software and incident reporting systems.
  • Proactive problem-solving skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

As a Site Safety Coordinator in Seattle, WA, you will play a crucial role in ensuring our construction projects are completed safely and efficiently. This position is ideal for a dedicated safety professional looking to make a significant impact on project safety and compliance. Join our team and help us continue to create safe work environments across all our sites.