Health and Safety Manager

Employer
Dewberry
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
May 25, 2017
Closes
Aug 30, 2017
Function
Management
Industry
Consulting
Hours
Full Time
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

 

Dewberry has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Health and Safety Manager working in our Fairfax Headquarters location and reporting directly to our Corporate Director of Safety. The position requires up to 50% travel, both within Virginia and nationally.  Ideal candidate will be interested in growth and being part of an evolving safety program by performing the following:

Office: Safety Program Administration and Risk Management Support

    Implementing and promoting Dewberry Safety & Health Program.Tracking and investigating worker compensation claims.Manage Safety PP&E Purchase Program.Support Operations, Corporate Director of Health & Safety and Marketing Team with RFP’s and proposal submissions safety content and metrics.Development of the Dewberry’s subcontractor safety and health requirements program as assigned.Manage Medical Monitoring, Screening and Surveillance Programs.Development and implementation of safety training courses, including delivering trainingMonitor safety training compliance and reporting to Safety Advocates and operational management.Project site safety inspections.Network with Safety Advocates and Business Unit Managers to proactively address and resolve any safety program concern/issues.Projects or tasks as assigned.
    Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Safety. 3-5 years of hands on, related work.Construction, General Industry or Industrial Hygiene safety background or related environment commensurate with the requirements for Construction Health Safety Technician (CHST) or Occupational Health & Safety Technologist (OHST).Experience in development of Activity Hazard Analysis.Advanced written communication skills, being able to transform highly technical information into meaningful content for internal audiences. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.Highly skilled in conference call technology to support the Director of Safety.
 

 

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report.  These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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