AECOM Safety Manager in New York City, New York

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149622BR

Position Title Safety Manager

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New York

City New York City

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

Responsible for managing high risk SH&E construction activities and initiatives for high rise construction under the supervisor of the project Safety Director. Responsible for assisting with operations in managing the CCIP Risk Management and SH&E programs. Programs can include OSHA, NYC DOB, NYC DOT and AECOM requirements, input and review of health and safety plans, review of subcontractors’ loss data, incident investigations and claims follow‐up. Assist managing CCIP and Safety Program. Conduct field inspections and participate in planning strategy. Use statistical and performance based data to preplan and recommend resolutions to reduce construction risk.

Has extensive knowledge of Federal and state health and safety regulations (OSHA, NYC DOB, NYC DOT, and FDNY), as well as required reporting procedures. As a senior SH&E manager, works with management within the business line and SH&E Shared Services group and establishes operational objectives and work plans, delegates assignment to subordinate managers. Reviews objectives to determine success of operation. Develops, modifies, executes AECOM Tishman SH&E policies and procedures that affect immediate operations and may have company-wide effect. Works on issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives. Implements strategic policies when selecting methods, techniques and evaluation of criteria for obtaining results. May be responsible for managing staff function and may not have subordinate managers.

Programs include OSHA and AECOM required training, input to health and safety plans, use of subcontractors, incident investigations and follow-up and others.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 5-10 years of solid safety management experience in the construction industry.

  • NYC license preferred but not required

  • Licensed NYC DOB Safety Manager

Preferred Qualifications

  • College degree

  • Degree in Safety (A.S. or B.S.) desirable, but not required

  • Completion of additional safety training (verifiable via certificates, etc.) is desirable.

  • Previous Safety Management experience for a construction contractor or construction manager desirable.

  • Working knowledge of applicable regulations (Philly PA, Fire Department regulations, OSHA Construction Standards, NFPA, etc.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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