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Field Safety Specialist

HydroExcavators, LLC, provides inclusive infrastructure solutions for the environmental industry. From Senior Management to the “boots on the ground”, Hydroexcavators, LLC is dedicated & determined to remain the industry leader and earn continued respect from clients through our professionalism.

We offer excellent compensation and industry-leading benefits, such as health, dental and vision, life insurance, STD and LTD starting on DAY 1. Eligibility for company matching 401K benefit after 3 months of employment.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Field Safety Specialist

Title
Field Safety Specialist
ID
1328
Location
West Palm Beach, FL

HydroExcavators, LLC, provides inclusive infrastructure solutions for the environmental industry.  From Senior Management to the "boots on the ground", Hydroexcavators, LLC is dedicated & determined to remain the industry leader and earn continued respect from clients through our professionalism.

We offer excellent compensation and industry-leading benefits, such as health, dental and vision, life insurance, STD and LTD starting on DAY 1. Eligibility for Company matching 401K benefit after 3 months of employment.

Position Overview: The Safety/Quality Auditor performs audits on field employees and ensures compliance with all regulations issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other government agencies as well as company policies/procedures. Under limited supervision, the Safety/Quality Auditor is responsible for monitoring and enforcing on-the-job employee safety as well as the integration of quality assurance and quality control measures as part of daily operations.

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct accident and incident investigations, determine probable causes, and make recommendations for corrective action
  • Designs and implements safety programs
  • Remains up to date on state and federal workplace safety regulations
  • Runs informational meetings for employees regarding proper health and safety habits and procedures at work
  • Prepares reports detailing health and safety issues by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Presents reports and suggestions for improvement
  • Fields inquiries from employees about proper safety procedures
  • Responds to on-site emergencies and accidents
  • Investigates on-the-job accidents and prepares reports
  • Identifies hazards or faults that caused the accident and devises strategic plan to remedy those problems
  • Perform jobsite audits to evaluate the effectiveness of health and safety systems/procedure and identify and implement improvements
  • Represents Company during regulatory inspections, audits, and meetings. Prepares appropriate health and safety reports, conduct health & safety training, and attends operations meetings to review health & safety concerns and issues
  • Assist in the identification of training needs for employees and develop and deliver training as required
  • Provides leadership in promoting safety awareness and safe work practices to achieve a safety culture with zero incidents and maintain regulatory compliance

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in occupation health and safety or related field experience


Experience:

Required: 1- 3 years of hydro excavation or construction

Preferred: Hydro excavation experience; understanding of claims investigation; working knowledge of 811 locate requirements and applicable excavation laws.


Special Knowledge/ Skills:

Required:

  • Communicates details of safety procedures clearly to employees
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to motive others
  • Demonstrates detailed knowledge of OHSA and EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) guidelines
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills
  • Exhibits ability to think practically and creatively to implement the best safety practices
  • Responds quickly and efficiently to emergency situations while remaining calm in a crisis
  • Exercises caution and alertness always
  • Possesses strong problem-solving and analytical skills


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.