Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction, Texas Sterling Construction Co., and J. Banicki Construction)

  • Safety Manager

    Job Locations US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Posted Date 3 months ago(11/14/2018 5:30 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Safety and Quality
  • Overview

    This position works with the Superintendents and Project Managers to administer, direct, and implement compliance with the Corporate Safety and Health policies and procedures to ensure the achievement of Company standard operating procedures and goals for Safety and Health. This position is responsible for the overall safety procedures on a project specific level or as assigned to multiple project sites within a region or Division.


    • Maintain divisional Safety and Health Program that meets or exceeds corporate minimum requirements.
    • Ensures timely reporting of statistical data to corporate.
    • Create, communicate, enforce and identify opportunities for improvements in Corporate Safety Program.
    • Maintain all administrative tasks related to project specific safety documentation/filing systems, etc.
    • Coordinate, schedule, and facilitate all Subcontractors Pre-Construction Safety Planning Meetings acting as a resource for field operations with compliance on Federal (OSHA) and state as well as local safety and health regulations.
    • Review and approve all Subcontractors Site Specific Safety Programs and Job Hazard Analysis prior to Subcontractor mobilization.
    • Conduct regularly scheduled site evaluations, follow up and tracking of corrections to deficiencies
    • Periodically attend superintendent meetings and monitor Tool Box Talks/Discussions to assure documentation and quality
    • Perform root cause and accident investigation techniques in the event of a job site accident – including collection of safety and health standard incident reporting forms and documentation working closely with local and Risk Management
    • Active coordination with Risk Management for identification of claims trends and pro-active risk management planning
    • Enforce documentation on the proper training of employees as related to their scope of work.
    • Conduct training for OSHA 10 or 30 Hour, HAZWOPER, and other Safety related topics
    • Extensive regional travel required.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.



    • Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent experience.
    • 4+ years of field safety management experience in the Construction Industry.
    • 2+ Supervisory experience.
    • Knowledge of construction safety.
    • Thorough understanding of applicable federal, state, provincial, local and company regulations and the ability to locate them as needed.


    • Excellent verbal, written communication, and presentation skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to build relationships, communicate effectively at all levels of the organization and lead through influence with the sole purpose of driving change and delivering positive outcomes.
    • Values and incorporates contributions of individuals from diverse backgrounds.
    • Ability to motivate and results orientation.
    • Read, analyze, and interpret financial reports, and legal documents
    • Respond to common inquiries from subcontractors, management, supervisors, co-workers, regulatory agencies, or owners.
    • Develop presentations and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.
    • Effectively present information to executive management, and public groups.
    • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
    • Good command of the English language both written and oral.
    • Bilingual is strongly preferred.

    License and Certification(s) 

    • Professional certification such as CHST, ASP, or CSP or equivalent is strongly preferred.
    • Valid driver’s license is required

    Benefits / Pay                   

    • Vacation Pay
    • Holiday Pay
    • 401k retirement plan + 5% company matching
    • Health Benefits
    • Annual Bonus
    • Company Truck
    • Salary: 60k to 80k


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