Construction Site Safety Auditor
Whitman, Requardt & Associates, LLP (WRA) a top 120 ENR firm is seeking a qualified construction safety auditor for auditing transportation and other heavy construction contracts, statewide in Maryland. QUALIFICATIONS/ DUTIESYears of Experience - Minimum of three (3) years full-time safety inspection for construction site safety audits including the development of site safety audit reports. Duties - Duties and responsibilities include: performing visual audits and documentation of construction related activities on highway, bridge, building and other heavy construction projects to verify safety compliance with state and federal regulations; scheduling routine site safety audits, summarizing findings and preparing reports of the sites audited, including any deficiencies noted; maintaining and filing site safety audit reports; attending progress and pre-construction meetings as assigned; working with construction team members to safeguard against unsafe work practices by contractors and sub-contractors; working cooperatively with others to create a safe work site environment ; and communicating effectively with the contractor and facility owners. Nighttime inspections may be required for contractors working night shifts. Educational Requirements - Minimum High School Diploma or State Equivalency Certificate. Associates Degree in Occupational Safety preferred. Training & Certification Requirements - Candidate must have an OSHA 30 Hour Certification. American Red Cross First Aid Safety Certification also required. Additional Training or Certifications - In addition, basic computer skills (Word & Excel) are desirable as well as experience with using laptop computers for preparing and documenting reports including site location mapping utilizing ArcGIS applications. Other Requirements: Applicant must have a valid driver's license; good driving record and personal vehicle for travel to and from assigned construction sites; the ability to work independently; experience and knowledge in construction site safety requirements; must be physically fit and experienced with accessing confined spaces; climbing ladders and scaffolding to access remote high-level work areas as well as traversing rough terrain for long distances to inspect construction work sites. Salary & Benefits Pay commensurate with experience. Position offers excellent growth potential, competitive salary, full benefits, including a 401K Plan. WRA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws.