Jacobs Safety Representative in Wilmington, Delaware

Safety Representative

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

The Safety Officer/Technician develops plans, organizes, coordinates and monitors safety programs to ensure compliance with occupational safety and health regulations, company and client policies and procedures. Site based role.

  • Investigates accidents to determine causes; prepares reports of investigations for use in recommendation of preventive measures and the development of safety programs

  • Inspects worksites; prepares reports with recommendations for corrective actions

  • Uses industrial hygiene monitoring equipment to test working areas for noise, toxic and other chemical and physical hazards

  • Observes craft work to ensure compliance with policies and procedures

  • Provides/develops technical safety training; conducts safety management training for supervisory and management personnel

  • Assesses safety and health program performance; identifies trends through data analysis.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in industrial safety or Safety trainer required.

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • Some First Aid, CPR or OSHA training preferred.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills preferred.

  • Bachelor degree in occupational safety and health preferred

  • Related working experience on large job sites related to project / building construction preferred.

Essential Functions:

Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Req ID: BIA0000LX