AECOM Construction Manager Environmental Health & Safety Officer in New York City, New York

United States of America - New York, New York City

Job Summary

  • Implements policies and procedures to assure awareness of and compliance with health and safety requirements of the organization.

  • Provides technical leadership and functional guidance to ensure regulatory standards are being enforced.

  • Ensures that quality control procedures are executed to monitor all aspects of regulations.

  • Serves in a liaison capacity with the resident contract agency representative and other various agencies engaged in promoting environmental safety and health activities.

  • Drafts all necessary reports to federal, state and local agencies.

  • Coordinates audits of health and safety programs within the organization.

  • Assists in the development and conducts basic health, safety and environment (HSE) training to employees.

  • Communicates programs to enhance employee awareness of prevention and compliance.

  • May administer a HSE program on a large, specialized, complex project or multiple projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+ years of relevant experience including Health & Safety, IH and experience in construction site EHS

  • Proficiency in construction, occupational and process safety

  • Experienced in compliance OSHA regulations at 29 CFR 1910 and construction safety at 29 CFR 1926 regulations

  • Be current with existing and proposed changes in US occupational health and safety regulations

  • Ability to work directly with clients, understand their expectations and meet project requirements

  • Must have Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) credentials

  • Strong knowledge of federal, state and local regulations to include OSHA, EPA, NYCDEP, and DEC regulations is required

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in safety, industrial hygiene, science or engineering

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199730BR

Clearance Required No

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.