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Safety Manager- Southeast


Miami, FL, US

Requisition ID: 108120 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Safety 

Market: Industrial 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Are you passionate about safety and ensuring everyone is working in a safe condition and environment?  How about doing so while working for one of the largest contractors in North America, with an opportunity to become a shareholder in the company?  At Kiewit, one of our guiding principles on projects and in every office is, “Nobody Gets Hurt” and we’re currently looking for a Safety Manager who creates, supports, and will audit our program which reinforces our commitment to safety.


District Overview

Kiewit's Southeast District is one of Kiewit's leading infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, transportation, and water resource markets. Projects you could be working on could include building bridges, airports, mass transit systems, canals, dams, pump stations or tunnels.  Although most of our work is regionally based in the southeast region of the United States, we also pursue various projects stretching across the east coast. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry as opposed to design.  


This position is locatated in Miami, Florida

  • 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  
  • Embody the Kiewit approach to safety, being constantly aware of conditions and work practices, being empowered to stop all unsafe work when needed
  • Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Industrial or equivalent degree/work experience
  • 5 or more years’ relevant construction experience and EHS management
  • Army Corps of Engineer experience required
  • OSHA 30 and 500 certification
  • Ability to work in highly specific work environment (excavations/tunnels) and around related equipment
  • Must live in or near Miami or be open to relocating to Miami

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.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.