Senior Safety Coordinator
Company: JVDriver Group
Location: Deer Park , TX
Category: Construction, Management, Manufacturing, Skilled & Trades
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5/18/2018
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Our Approach

As a JV Driver employee, our company’s values must be evident in all daily activities.  Employees are expected to think outside of the box to facilitate innovation, which contributes to the success of JV Driver.  JV Drivers’ employees are motivated to “Build Great Things”. This includes building great projects and taking initiative to develop your career by participating in training and development opportunities.

 

JV Driver values their people and their people’s safety. Employees help lead the safety culture. “Having Fun” is essential for creating a working atmosphere that fosters teamwork.  Employees at JV Driver are the foundation of a strong team.

 

Job Overview

The Safety Coordinator reports to and takes direction from the Safety Supervisor.  The primary responsibility of the Safety Coordinator is to provide support to all workers and supervisors with the administration and compliance of the safety program.

 

Performance Objectives

  • Participates in professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Comprehends the importance of team work to achieve common goals
  • Completes assigned tasks on time and consistently achieves results
     

Technical Objectives

  • Promotes a proactive safety strategy by providing advice and direction to workers regarding all aspects of safety including the hazard assessment system and ensuring compliance
  • Performs Site Safety orientation for new hires on all projects
  • Conducts lunch and learn sessions for front line supervisors and prepares materials for tool box meetings
  • Responds to requests from workers or supervisors for information on occupational health and safety issues
  • Looks for other opportunities to maintain a strong, positive health and safety presence including participation in the development and implementation of safety award events, HS&E educational campaigns, etc.
  • Participates in field inspections, reinforces interventions and ensures unsafe acts or conditions are identified and corrected
  • Works with operations to manage change were applicable
  • Coordinates emergency drills as required and conducts surveys and monitors programs to identify sources of any air or building contaminants
  • Participates in all investigations as directed by the safety manger and provides detailed incident data and reports
  • Maintains detailed accurate records of all safety related matters, analyzes trends and recommends actions to improve safety experience and reduce accidents/incidents
  • Assist supervisors in completing supervisor hazard assessments, hazardous work permits and other permits as described in the procedural letters
     

Safety Objective

The primary role of the Safety Coordinator is to maintain a strong field presence and support the day-to-day activities of the field crews.  Refer to Section 2.9.1 of the JV Driver Health & Safety Manual for a description of responsibilities.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Work Experience

Minimum of 2 years of job related experience in construction safety standards & practices in major construction projects.

 

Education

A post-secondary education or trade certificate in health, safety & environmental or a related field is preferred.  Job related experience may substitute.

 

Characteristics

The Safety Coordinator will demonstrate some or all of the following DNA characteristics:

  • Initiative: a self-starter who finds solutions for problems both internally and externally
  • Problem Solver: possesses the ability to source solutions and resolve issues efficiently
  • Innovative: challenges the status quo by displaying ingenuity to maximize productivity for our client; has the ability to rapidly adapt to changes, is forward thinking and thinks outside the box
  • Positive Attitude: someone who is friendly, enthusiastic, motivated and engaged
  • Flexible: possesses the ability to adapt to change with enthusiasm, presents solutions to solve problems, and increases effectiveness and efficiency in and out of work
  • Communication: listens and communicates what they are thinking, has clear expectations and presents themselves professionally to co-workers and clients
  • Trust: develops, strengthens and maintains relationships with co-workers and clients
  • Accountability: someone whose core principles are based on honesty and integrity and accepts responsibility for the outcomes expected of them
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Deer Park , TX 77536
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