Construction Safety Coordinator

About the Role

  • 27 Jun 2024
  • Reno
  • Construction Site Safety Professional
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Construction Safety Coordinator
Company name: Ground up Careers of N. Nevada
Location: Reno, NV
Job type: Full-time

Company Overview:
Ground up Careers of N. Nevada is a Locally owned construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance options.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Friendly and collaborative work environment.
Position Overview:
As a Construction Safety Coordinator, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and well-being of our construction teams. Your primary responsibility will be to develop, implement, and oversee safety programs and policies, fostering a culture of safety awareness and compliance across all construction sites.

Key Responsibilities:
  1. Safety Program Development:
    • Develop and implement comprehensive safety programs and policies in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations.
    • Conduct regular reviews and updates to ensure continuous improvement in safety standards.
  2. Site Inspections and Audits:
    • Conduct regular safety inspections and audits on construction sites to identify potential hazards and ensure compliance with safety regulations.
    • Provide timely and effective feedback to site managers and workers to address safety concerns.
  3. Training and Education:
    • Coordinate and deliver safety training programs for construction personnel, emphasizing best practices and compliance with safety regulations.
    • Stay current with industry trends and regulations to ensure training programs remain up-to-date.
  4. Incident Investigation:
    • Lead investigations into safety incidents and accidents, identifying root causes and implementing corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
    • Maintain accurate records of incidents and their resolutions.
  5. Emergency Response Planning:
    • Develop and implement emergency response plans for construction sites, ensuring all personnel are trained and prepared for potential emergencies.
  6. Communication and Collaboration:
    • Foster a collaborative safety culture by working closely with project managers, site supervisors, and subcontractors to promote safety awareness.
    • Communicate regularly with all stakeholders to provide updates on safety performance and initiatives.
  • Proven experience as a Construction Safety Coordinator or similar role in the construction industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal safety regulations.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Certification in Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA) preferred.
  • Ability to conduct effective safety training sessions.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume detailing their relevant experience to Please include "Construction Safety Coordinator Application" in the subject line.

Ground up Careers is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.
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