AECOM Area Safety, Health, and Environment Manager in Virtual / Telecommute, Illinois
Business Line Support/Cross Services
Position Title Area Safety, Health, and Environment Manager
United States of America - Illinois
Virtual / Telecommute
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Area Safety, Health and Environment Manager for immediate employment. The location of this position is flexible to offices in the Midwest. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Provide visible and active leadership throughout the area for safety
Develop, monitor and assess safety programs at diverse work sites (civil construction, building construction, environmental remediation and construction, industrial construction)
Identify specific, actionable and feasible solutions to complex safety, health and environmental issues
Mange and validate the effectiveness of corrective actions
Develop site and project specific safety plans, training programs, audit protocols, and supporting safety programs (rewards and recognition, security plans etc)
Analyze and interpret safety and health data and make recommendations to leadership on response actions (safety metrics, air sampling etc)
Recommend changes to policies and procedures that affect the Area's operations and employees
Train and coach all levels of employees in the organizations
Interface with clients, regulators and external parties to resolve safety concerns
Assist operational group in meeting safety performance targets
Must be able to achieve compliance with applicable occupational safety and health regulations of diverse work sites and office settings, while pushing projects and offices towards safety excellence
Requires a high level of professionalism, strong skills in relationship building, and well formed leadership style
Experience diffusing escalating situations, managing change, and remaining objective in the face a varying opinions, accounts and influences
Must be able to motivate others, build teams and maintain forward thinking approach
Ability to successfully influence and inspire
Able to perform in a fast paced, highly dynamic work environment, prioritize appropriately, and be highly responsive
Able to relate to and perform well in front of field technicians, engineers, scientists, senior managers and executives
Able to work cross functionally in operations, and partner with other internal stakeholders
Bachelor's of Science Degree in a related field from an accredited college or university.
5+ years of safety or project management related experience
Experience and demonstrated knowledge in Federal OSHA, USEPA, DOT, Radiation Safety or NFPA 70e
Strong background in construction safety, US Army Corps of Engineers EM-385 or major oil and gas safety programs
Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), or other nationally recognized certification or eligible to take exam within 6 months of hire.
Experience preferable in the transportation, energy/power or civil/heavy construction projects
Owner / contractor controlled insurance programs
10 years' experience preferred
Previous AECOM or legacy company experience preferred
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
Ability to travel 50% or more of the time
Per diem support and relocation are not available for this position.
Must be able to drive a vehicle and have a clear MVR
Must have a valid Drivers License.
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. 190335BR
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.