AECOM Site Health + Safety Officer / Assistant Site Superintendent in Murphysboro, Illinois

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Position Title Site Health + Safety Officer / Assistant Site Superintendent

United States of America - Illinois


Job Summary

The Environment Division of AECOM is actively seeking a talented Site Health + Safety Officer who will also perform duties as a Site Superintendent Assistant for a large scale remediation project in Murphysboro, IL. The appropriately qualified application will be able to demonstrate experience in the following activities and duties for remediation of a former Manufactured Gas Plant site in Southern Illinois:

  • Assist with preparation of Site Specific Health and Safety Plans

  • Prepare, coordinate and manage site safety

  • Assist in supervision of site workers and subcontractors

  • Manage and assist site sampling crews

  • Oversee equipment decontamination

  • Manage solid and special waste manifest

  • Oversee general site maintenance and housekeeping

  • Monitor and communicate project performance with project managers, accountants, and various clients

  • Manage, submit, and report health and safety observations and incidents

  • Assist and conduct site status reports/conferences with Project Managers; Program Managers and Clients

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or Construction Management

  • 8+ years' experience in environmental remediation and/or construction management

  • Construction oversight experience

  • HAZWOPER training

  • 30 hour OSHA training completed at the time of hire or the ability to obtain Construction Safety training within 3 months of hire state

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and familiarity with environmental remediation construction for former Manufactured Gas Plant sites completed using Illinois Environmental Protection Agency TACO and Site Remediation Programs and the rules and regulations that apply

  • Oversight with earth retention systems, excavation plans, specifications and equipment

  • Oversight of waste management and perimeter air monitoring will be a plus

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. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187246BR

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.