AECOM Safety Manager in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Kuwait

Kuwait - Al Kuwayt, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a highly motivated and creative Safety Manager for an opportunity based in the Middle East. The purpose of this project is to provide technical services including inspections, assessments, repairs, reports, and training for facilities and operations-related projects. Specifically, this project includes electrical inspection and repairs, fire prevention assessment and training, storage and management of government / contractor property, and construction and operations related inspections and assessments at various U.S. military and coalition occupied facilities.

This position will require deployment to countries within the U.S. military’s CENTCOM Area of Responsibility, including the TF SAFE operations center in Kuwait. Frequent travel within the CENTCOM AOR is anticipated. This position is contingent upon award of contract.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Operate under the direction of AECOM project manager and corporate quality control to implement the project Safety Plans

  • Observe the contractors Safety plan is effectively implemented.

  • Perform Safety assessments

  • Identify non-conformances and suggest corrective actions / Safety improvements

  • Provide daily Safety reports

Minimum Requirements

  • HS diploma or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of experience in Safety.

  • OSHA 30 hour (DOL).

  • Must meet requirements as designated in EM 385-1-1 Safety and Health Requirements Manual for SSHO.

  • Experience in projects with electrical systems and/or fire protection systems.

  • Current and active Secret level security clearance.

  • Due to the nature of the work, U.S. citizenship is required.

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must participate in and successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment fitness for duty questionnaire.

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, dust, noise, and chemicals (e.g., fuel oil, lubricants, etc.); position requires often operation of vehicles, lifting of less than 25 pounds, keyboard/mouse operations, and work around heavy, moving, dangerous equipment; occasionally working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending & stooping, standing/walking, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), using portable ladders (weight must be 300 lbs. or less), wearing fall protection (weight must be 310 lbs. or less), operating of heavy, moving or dangerous equipment, performing repetitive fine hand movements, and lifting of 25-50 pounds; rarely working at heights, climbing stairs, performing work on electrical circuits, work in confined spaces, working alone on isolated/remote areas, and lifting of greater than 50 ->75 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensed Electrician

  • Certifications or professional affiliations as follows: CESCP, ASP, CSP, CHST, or other relevant BCSP or NEBOSH certifications

  • Previous experience working overseas

  • Previous experience working with the U.S. military in Contingency area of operations

  • Previous experience working it the US Army Corps of Engineers

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201713BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.