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Safety Manager Job Description

Safety Manager Job Description

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Safety Manager Job Description:

We are looking for a reliable Safety Manager to ensure everyone in the company complies with health and safety laws. You will also be responsible for establishing policies that will create and maintain a safe workplace.

As a safety manager you must have excellent attention to detail to identify hazards. You will also be able to discover opportunities for improving conditions and execute various safety programs. The ability to communicate guidelines to a multidisciplinary workforce is essential.

The goal is to ensure the workplace meets all legal expectations and actively supports occupational health and safety.

Safety Manager Job Responsibilities:

  • Create and implement workplace health and safety plans and procedures
  • Evaluate health and safety practice and procedures for risk assessment and following legal guidelines
  • Conduct accident prevention training and health and safety training
  • Inspect equipment for unsafe workplace condition
  • Monitor employee conformity to safety laws and policies
  • Investigate accidents and incidents to find cause and take prevention measures for further incidents
  • Suggest solutions, improvements and prevention steps for safety issues

Safety Manager Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required (preferably in environmental health and safety
  • 6+ years’ experience in the construction industry
  • Knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards with regard to construction
  • CHST Certification preferred
  • Ability to train, influence and motivate team members