Progressive Roofing

The Safety Director develops and administers the general health and safety policies and procedures of the organization and is accountable for planning and overseeing the day-to-day activities of the Safety team. The Safety Director ensures the workplace and job sites are in compliance with OSHA and other federal, state, local, industry-specific and Company regulations and that periodic safety audits are conducted. The Safety Director takes an active leadership role in coaching and mentoring safety team members and acts as the Safety Champion spearheading the continuous development of our Safety Culture.

  • Collaborates with management to develop, communicate, and implement safety policies and procedures.
  • Leads the Safety Team ensuring all employees perform work activities in compliance with Company safety policies and procedures, OSHA regulations, and any other relevant federal, state, and local safety laws, regulations, codes, and rules.
  • Leads the development and deployment of safety-related training sessions, safe work practices, emergency protocols, hazardous materials handling, and guidelines for proper use of safety equipment, and PPE for field personnel.
  • Implements initiatives to reduce and prevent accidents, occupational illnesses, and exposure to long-term health hazards.
  • Develops a systematic process to collect data, analyze the root causes of accidents, and generate required reporting.
  • Ensures completion of required OSHA recordkeeping and reporting.
  • Performs safety audits, inspections, and risk assessments at job sites and company locations to minimize workplace accidents, occupational illnesses, and/or long-term health hazards
  • Identifies opportunities for continuous improvement in safe work practices.
  • Prepares safety reports covering lagging indicator performances; SER (series event reviews); safety incident investigation outcomes, learnings, and recommended actions and presents this data to the leadership team on a regular basis.
  • Develops and manages the safety department budget.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Health & Safety, Safety Engineering, EHS or related field
  • Safety Certification such as CSP or CSHM, or similar preferred
  • Three or more years of experience as a safety director or seven or more years of progressive experience as a safety manager in the construction industry supporting an organization of 750+ field workers
  • Expert knowledge of current company safety policies and OSHA standards and any other relevant federal, state, or local safety legislation and regulations
  • Strong demonstrated skills in writing health and safety policies and procedures
  • Proficient in data analysis and reporting statistics
  • Working knowledge of safety program management software products
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Excellent supervisory and leadership skills
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is an asset.

 

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