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Kiewit Corporation Safety Coordinator - Underground in New York City, New York

Safety Coordinator - Underground

Date: Feb 5, 2020

Location: New York City, NY, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 90519

As a fortune 500 company, Kiewit has been constructing and engineering some of North America’s most complex underground facilities for over 50 years, completing projects for transportation, water/waste, power, mining, and telecommunications markets. As part of Kiewit we are integrated with 135 years of construction and engineering experience that provides wholistic solutions to the industry that are unmatched.

Our extensive experience in traditional bid-build, design-build and construction management at-risk delivery methods allows us to provide clients with accurate construction estimates based on real-world production data. We offer a wide range of tunneling methods including TBM rock, TBM soft ground, sequential excavation, drill and blast, shaft excavation, concrete and tunnel rehab.

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we’re supporting Kiewit or other general contractors to bore tunnels through mountains, turn rivers into energy, build bridges that connect communities, or develop facilities that power and fuel our world, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from below ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. Kiewit’s culture encourages training, developing your skills, and tailoring your experience and knowledge to allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.

Location:

This position is located in Newburgh NY. Candidates must be willing to relocate to this area as there will not be a per diem associated with this role.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Assist in planning, organizing and implementing district Safety Management Programs at industrial construction projects.

• Conduct safety training, job safety analysis, workplace audits and incident response as needed.

• Embody the Kiewit approach to safety, being constantly aware of conditions and work practices, being empowered to stop all unsafe work when needed.

Basic Qualifications:

• Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Industrial or equivalent degree/work experience

• 10 or more years’ relevant construction experience with a minimum of five or more years’ EHS management

• Assist in planning, organizing and implementing district Safety Management Programs at industrial construction projects.

• Conduct safety training, job safety analysis, workplace audits and incident response as needed.

• Embody the Kiewit approach to safety, being constantly aware of conditions and work practices, being empowered to stop all unsafe work when needed.

• OSHA 30 certification.

• Current HAZWOPER and LOTO training.

• Confined Space permit.

• Ability to work in highly specific work environment (excavations/tunnels) and around related equipment.

• Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative

• Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity.

• Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt.

• Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

• The physical ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environmental conditions and move objects up to 30 pounds.

• Ability and desire to travel and relocate as business requires. Project assignments may involve full relocation or temporary assignments facilitated by a turnaround schedule.

• Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively.

• Ability to work in the United States without sponsorship, both now and in the future.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Certification as a Safety Professional or Emergency Medical Technician is also desired

Working Conditions:

• Fast-paced office environment.

• Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively.

• Regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen.

• Occasionally lift and move objects up to 30 pounds.

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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