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Safety and Health
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The EHS Safety Director is responsible for ensuring the overall working conditions compliance with internal standards, local and corporate occupational safety and health regulations and procedures in the Northern California region.  Observes workers to determine use of prescribed and proper safety equipment, such as glasses, helmets, respirators, fall protection and clothing. Addresses EHS issues in conjunction with local project EHS staff. The EHS Director is responsible for oversight of all EHS Managers assigned to the local office.

What You'll Do:

• Directs and administers specific functions of the EHS program at the company or project level;
• Creates, evaluates, educates, and administers the EHS program for all levels of employees;
• Conducts surveys, evaluations, inspections, and investigations of incidents and activities without supervision;
• Active participant on local leadership team to advise team of key EHS related matters;
• Gathers information and correlates data;
• Able to perform all aspects of EHS training;
• Ability to run multi-projects on one site;
• Refines working knowledge of EHS programs by applying EHS procedures;
• Directs and supervises the activities of subordinates;
• Participates in monitoring and controlling EHS standards;
• Prepares, maintains, and retrieves records, reports, or documents that may be required to meet corporate or regulatory requirements, including monitoring application of EHS standards;
• Promotes EHS awareness and fosters this awareness throughout the company, projects or office;
• Promotes the IFE Culture between clients, co-workers and subcontractors;
• Supports all IFE Committee Initiatives on site;
• Performs other duties as assigned.

We’re Looking For:

• Ten to fifteen (10 - 15) years of experience in the field or in a related area;
• Bachelors degree with a preference for a degree in Health and Safety or equivalent;
• CHST certification is preferred;
• Strong computer knowledge and efficiency, including but not limited to, Microsoft Office products;
• Strong understanding of construction and general industry;
• Excellent understanding of Pre Task Planning;
• Excellent understanding, as well as develop and administer the ISO 14001/OHSAS 45001 management system;
• Strong written and verbal communication skills in English;
• Strong understanding of our Values, lives our Values and consistently works to create a culture around our Values;
• Strong collaborator that works with all levels of our organization and project sites to be a resource, not a roadblock;
• Basic math/statistic & accounting skills;
• Budget management skillset;
• Functions effectively as part of a team;
• Accountable;
• Dependable and able to travel to jobsites throughout the local office geography;
• Quick Decision Maker;
• Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times;
• Holder of an OSHA 30 hour certificate and other trainings.
Developing Your Career at Skanska, You Will:
  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;
  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;
  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.
Skanska is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.
Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, life sciences and commercial.  Headquartered in New York with offices in 31 metro areas, we have nearly 11,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2017, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $7.3 billion in revenue.  Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $18.8 billion in 2017. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.
We are proud to be named one of America's Best Employers of 2018 by Forbes.
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