Safety Specialist

Medcor Published: June 25, 2019

Description

Medcor/Brown Services is seeking a qualified Safety Professional for a total of 12 weeks in Chicago. Phase 1 of the project is expected to begin on July 22nd and last 6 weeks. There may be a short lull before Phase 2, but that will also be 6 weeks in duration. Candidates must reside within the City limits of Chicago and hold an OSHA 30 and a current CPR/First Aid card. The project is expected to work a 5-8s schedule.

The function of the on-site Safety Coordinator is to consult with contractors and clients and provide recommendations to eliminate or control hazardous conditions resulting from human error, equipment and machine operations which may lead to human injury and/or property damage. Must apply safety principles, standards, practices and analytical techniques. OSHA record-keeping and general administrative duties.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • The scope of work for the Safety Specialist is to provide construction safety support
  • This position offers third party safety oversight, audits, reports, training and any other construction related safety activities as needed
  • You must be able to work long and variable hours depending on project needs
  • You must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • This person must be able to manage one’s behavior when dealing with difficult people and situations

MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Current CPR / First Aid Card
  • OSHA 30 hour certification

COMPUTER SKILLS:
Ability to perform basic word processing and generate spreadsheets as necessary. Also, access and use the Internet and E-mail.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may regularly be required to stand, bend, squat, sit demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms, talk, hear, and see. On occasion, may be required to lift moderately heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) during the course of the workday. Specific abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust and focus.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability

Location
McHenry, IL
Job Type
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