Site Safety Coordinator - Houston, TX in Houston, TX at KENMOR ELECTRIC COMPANY

Date Posted: 7/10/2024

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our team at KenMor Electric Company! KenMor Electric Company is an electrical contractor with proven expertise on large-scale construction projects. Its management team guides clients through all phases of planning, design, construction, and project management for commercial, industrial, and institutional markets. KenMor's work ranges from office buildings and multi-use developments to stadiums, arenas, shopping centers, restaurants, hospitals, and industrial plants.

Job Summary

As a Site Safety Coordinator, you will ensure compliance with company, state, and federal safety standards; providing the knowledge and skills to help generate a positive health and safety culture and to ensure that occupational risk is properly controlled. In this position, you must be highly organized, thorough, and detail-oriented with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects and tasks. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills. You must have the ability to communicate effectively with personnel at all organizational levels as well as with customers and vendors.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Assists in controlling hazardous working conditions and unsafe employee activities though interface with project management/supervisory personnel. 
  • Conducts regular walk-through safety inspections of construction areas to determine compliance with company rules and regulations. 
  • Completes reports of inspections in a timely manner documenting any noted deficiencies and follow up to ensure corrective action. 
  • Conducts staff and craft safety training to advance safety awareness and understanding in accordance with both the Company and Customer’s safety programs.
  • Investigate any accident, incident and near miss occurring on the job site and complete all required documentation on a timely basis.
  • Performs special projects and completes all other duties as assigned or requested for the general support of the organization
Minimum Qualifications
  • Three years of safety experience and or related education specializing in Project Safety, with one year including on-site construction Environmental Health and Safety responsibilities.
  • Provide documentation of completed OSHA 30 training within the past 3 years.
  • CPR Certified and First Aid Training.
  • General knowledge in Loss Control and Claims Management acquired through hands-on experience.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to present ideas clearly verbally and in writing.
  • Basic knowledge of construction safety work rules and relevant OSHA requirements and regulations including, OSHA Part 1910 and 1926 Safety requirements, NEC, NFPA and ANSI standards for construction.
  • Basic understanding of state Workers Compensation laws and reporting requirements.
  • Intermediate PC skills with experience in Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and Outlook are required. 
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience in commercial electrical industry.
    • Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with specialization in business, risk management, safety administration, or other closely related discipline is a plus.
    • Previous field civil-related craft experience: e.g., electrician, ironworker, etc., is preferred.
    • Authorized OSHA 510 Construction Outreach Trainer is a plus.
     Applications without an attached resume will not be considered. 
    Kenmor Electric Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
    Qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.