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Site Safety & Health Officer (SSHO)

Company: Fisher Industries
Location: Laredo
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Fisher Industries is a vertically integrated family of businesses that encompasses all aspects of the aggregate and land development industries. Our goal is to provide innovative products and sustainable solutions for the world's infrastructure. For additional information about our company, visit our website at PRIMARY SCOPE The Site Safety & Health Officer works Customs and Border Patrol. The SSHO must plan, schedule, and prepare for work to reduce and eliminate hazards in advance. This role is the "competent person" on site and provides safety direction while ensuring adherence to all safety regulations and programs with the Site Supervisor. The SSHO must build a culture of personal awareness and safety accountability. This position requires a constant presence at the assigned jobsite during all active work hours. The position requires extensive travel and a willingness to work a demanding schedule including nights and weekends, as required, to meet project objectives. PRIMARY DUTIES Conduct comprehensive on-site hazard and risk assessments; safety audits; accident investigations; and equipment inspections to mitigate risk
Partner with the project managers and site safety representatives to interpret, evaluate, and provide technical guidance on project safety requirements, accident investigation, and implementing corrective action measures
Develop and conduct onsite worker training on safety laws and regulations, hazardous condition monitoring, Activity Hazard Analysis (AHA), and use of safety equipment at job site locations
Monitor compliance with EM 385-1-1, OSHA, EPA, and DOT regulations in accordance with statutory and contractual requirements
Administer and manage the substance abuse testing and occupational health programs for the organization
Compile, analyze, and report statistical data related to occupational illnesses and accidents as required
Assist with detailed incident investigations and root cause analysis, compliance reviews, general risk assessments and other employee health and wellness evaluations, to support health, safety and environmental management initiatives
Safety, Safety, Safety comply with CBP and company policies, procedures, and standards of safety
Other duties as assigned BACKGROUND 5 years of experience as a construction safety professional in heavy construction
Current OSHA 30-hour in construction certification
Current First aid CPR
Current competent person training in; fall protection, excavation, confined space and lockout/tagout
Prior experience working with USACE preferred
Must meet EM 385-1-1 SSHO requirements
Proficient in MS Office, Bluebeam
Must have ability to wear full construction PPE to include fall arrest harnesses or respirators
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
Acceptable MVR in accordance with Fisher's Company Vehicle Program policy is required
Ability to complete work tasks under various adverse weather conditions including heat in excess of 100 degrees, cold, and rain
Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test and government background check is required Fisher Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and an Equal Opportunity Employer of Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans. Pre-employment physical and drug testing are required. If you require an accommodation to submit an application, please email or call 701-456-9184 and ask for the HR Department to request an accommodation. This email is only to request an accommodation to the application process and is not an email to inquire about the status of your application. #ZR

Keywords: Fisher Industries, Laredo , Site Safety & Health Officer (SSHO), Healthcare , Laredo, Texas

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