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Safety Manager- MEC Transportation

Location: 

Washington, DC, US

Requisition ID: 124442 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Safety 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

District Overview

Mass. Electric Construction Co. (MEC) is a subsidiary of the Kiewit Corporation. Since our founding in 1928 in Boston, Massachusetts, Mass. Electric Construction’s philosophy has been to pursue electrical projects that require a higher level of technical and logistical skill. MEC has a 65-year tradition of outstanding performance on some of the nation’s most high-profile transportation projects. To date we have completed over $5 billion of transportation projects throughout North America. With our skilled and dedicated personnel, combined with cutting edge equipment, installation methods, and project controls, MEC is setting new standards across every aspect of the market.

 

Location

This position is located in Washington DC

 

Responsibilities

  • Implement and oversee the Project Safety Program including the development of site safety policies and procedures. 
  • Conduct training, including new hire orientation and safety meetings.
  • Monitor all heavy industrial construction work for compliance with safety requirements.
  • Certification as a Safety Professional or Emergency Medical Technician is also desired.
  • Embody the Kiewit approach to safety, being constantly aware of conditions and work practices, being empowered to stop all unsafe work when needed.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Industrial or equivalent degree/work experience.
  • 10 years of experience in heavy industry construction safety practices
  • 5 years in transportation construction under operating conditions preferred 
  • OSHA Construction Safety Training 
  • First Aid/CPR/Blood Borne Pathogens Training
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Degreed Safety Professional 
  • Willingness to relocate to project sites across the USA and/or Canada for an extended period of time

Working Conditions (Selection)

  • Fast-paced office environment;
  • Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively.
  • Regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen
  • Occasionally lift and move objects up to 30 pounds.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Mass. Electric Construction Co. (MEC) is one of the nation's premier electrical contractors serving the industrial and transportation markets. We’ve earned an industry-wide reputation for sticking to our high standards in everything we do. 

We believe in the benefits of investing in our people. Around here, learning and improving go hand-in-hand with going to work each day. You’ll constantly increase your knowledge, sharpen your skills and gain new experiences. 

If you're ready for a career that can take you places, look no further. 

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, paid parental and maternity leave, and generous paid time off.


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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