Caliburn is seeking a Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO) for a potential project in the Middle East. The SSHO will be responsible for developing and organizing the administration and maintenance of Safety / Health and loss control programs to minimize the frequency and severity of accidents and injuries.
This position is contingent upon award of contract. This position is contingent upon award of contract.
Develop and initiate policies and procedures ensuring safety / health measures are implemented and maintained
Prepare and conduct training programs related to UOSHA, OSHA, and DoD regulations. Performs other related tasks as required.
Read and comprehend risk management related information and assist departments in applying that information in reducing safety liability.
Review and analyze all non-reportable vehicle accidents, near-accidents, first report of injuries and supervisor's accident investigation reports;
follow up with injured employees and work with departments to help employees return to work as soon as possible; meet with department safety representatives and supervisors to analyze problem areas and determine corrective actions that will reduce high frequency accidents.
Attend monthly safety committee meetings; attend and present various topics at department safety meetings; work directly with camp and unit safety representatives to implement needed safety / health and risk prevention training.
Ensure all buildings, facilities and operations are inspected semi-annually to identify and minimize safety / health risk exposures;
work with unit representatives to plan, develop, and implement safety and loss prevention programs.
Conduct worksite inspections and training to ensure proper environmental work practices are followed
Conduct periodic audits of units to ensure compliance with policies related to UOSHA, OSHA, and DoD regulations.
Other duties as assigned by management
Bachelor's degree in Risk Management, Industrial Safety and Health, Safety Engineering, Safety Management or a closely related field.
Two years of progressively responsible risk management or safety related experience preferable in military environment or an equivalent combination of related education and experience.
Knowledge and experience with the EM 385-1-1 Safety and Health Requirements Manual
Certifications in safety and / or risk management such as Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Associate of Risk Management (ARM) preferred
Ability to obtain and maintain a US Security Clearance.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel;
reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell.
The employee must occasionally lift and / or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.