Safety Advisor – Power & Utilities

Safety Management Group passionately provides expert staff, training, technology, and resources to equip clients with the ability to protect people successfully, property, and the environment. Our services continually grow, and our team innovates in honor of our commitment to our associates, clients, and community. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending, 401k with employer matching, paid holidays, Life and Disability Insurance, and additional supplemental products.

Safety Management Group is seeking a Safety Advisor – Power & Utilities – Big Spring, Texas region

Our clients trust that our team will do what we say we will. They know to expect nothing less than the highest ethical standards from Safety Management Group because we always do what is right. Our team often goes above and beyond the bar. We are fully committed to our associates, clients, and community.

Overview of Job Responsibilities:

  • Contractor Safety Management Program Implementation
  • Complete quality safety observations, including documentation of findings with a focus on leading indicators
  • Establish, build and maintain effective relationships with appropriate stakeholders
  • Provide safety leadership for Grid Enhancement projects
  • Verify compliance with safety policies and procedures as required by law and the owner
  • Work to ensure safety requirements are clear to contractors
  • Represent the Utility client in meetings
  • Prepare reports in a clear and concise manner
  • Reinforces safety culture with field crews
  • Adheres to internal standards, policies, and procedures
  • A college degree in a safety-related field is preferred
  • 3+ years’ utility safety management-related experience required
  • Be able to work outdoors in all reasonable conditions
  • Proficient in effective email correspondence, electronic document development, creating safety-related communications (bulletins, alerts, etc.), navigating new computer software and applications
  • The ability to multitask and manage multiple competing priorities is critical to success
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team setting
  • Ability to lead meetings and initiatives to drive results
  • CUSP, CSP, or similar certification required
  • Transmission & Distribution, Vegetation Management, Underground Distribution & Network experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety rules and regulations at all levels of government, including federal, state, and local

Physical Demands of the job may include:

  • Moving about long distances
  • Ascending/descending stairs and ladders
  • Remaining in a stationary position for a prolonged period of time
  • Working in extreme weather (hot and cold environments)
  • Being exposed to loud noises
  • Wearing personal protective gear correctly

Join an elite group of Safety Professionals!

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