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Safety Manager - Southwest District

Location: 

Phoenix, AZ, US Salt Lake City, UT, US

Requisition ID: 144487 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Safety 

Market: Transportation 

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 Southwest District specializes in heavy civil, transportation and water projects, we typically self-perform a large portion of the work. We self-perform work such as mass grading, drainage, PCCP paving, utilities and more. We are looking for people committed to the construction industry with safety, quality, costs and schedule in mind. 

Location

We have 2 positions.  1 located in Phoenix AZ, and 1 located in Utah. 

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. 

Qualifications

•     Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Industrial or equivalent degree/work experience
•     Strong work ethic; good interpersonal and organizational skills
•     Must be able to act independently with little or no supervision and work collaboratively on a team environment 
•     Ability to operate a standard personal computer as well as knowledge of and experience with standard office computer software. 
•     Ability to carry out duties in varying work environments including wide ranging weather conditions and terrain. 
•     Knowledge of construction safety, current Federal and OSHA requirements is preferred

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.

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, and generous paid time off.


Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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