Safety Coordinator

Chesapeake, VA

Market

Telecom Construction

Who is Team Fishel?

Since 1936, we’ve been the Best Choice in utility engineering and construction. Safety is our top priority and is key in everything we do. We’re industry professionals driven by high performance for our customers and each other. Interested in joining our Team?

Description

Team Fishel is adding a Safety Coordinator for telecom construction projects in the Chesapeake, VA area.  The responsibilities of this position include conducting safety training programs as well as updating and maintaining training programs to improve the safety of transmission line construction, and operations. This position also includes conducting routine safety visits to enforce safety policies including PPE, and identifying specific job hazards and precautions at various job site locations.


Responsibilities


  • Maintain condition and operation of Emergency Response equipment

  • Investigates reportable accidents, injuries and job damages

  • Oversee/coordinate and monitor contract service/inspection of fire extinguishers, breathing apparatus, portable gas detectors and other applicable fire/safety equipment

  • Conduct/coordinate classroom and field training meetings as needed

  • Assist Operations and Maintenance Supervision in preparation of materials for monthly safety meetings

  • Serve as member of Incident Investigation committees on "as needed" basis


Requirements & Qualifications


  • 3+ years of experience in the utility construction business with a focus on safety

  • Strong understanding of underground telecom construction work

  • Candidates should be accredited in safety, including OSHA 30-hour, First Aid/CPR, and Smith System Trainer

  • Ability to perform audits and document findings of company procedures and practices

  • Must be an effective communicator, and computer literate with familiarity of MS Office

  • Bilingual skills (English/Spanish) is a plus

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Program
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Leave Benefits
  • Teammate Assistance Program
  • Learn more  (Español)

Team Fishel offers excellent industry training and a career development path for our Teammates. Competitive pay and benefits, including health insurance, 401k, and a company profit sharing plan!

Join Team Fishel, your future and your team.

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