KS Energy Services Safety Specialist in Mt. Prospect, Illinois
Location:Mt. Prospect, Illinois
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We are seeking an efficient, self-motivated Safety Specialist to join our team . This professional position is responsible for ensuring employee adherence to safety policies & procedures on construction job sites.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Help build and maintain a safe work culture.
Conduct job site safety evaluations and inspections to verify compliance with company and government safety policies and standards.
Assist with post-incident response: secure evidence for post incident investigations, collect post incident data, and make sure all injuries are reported in a timely fashion.
Assist with safety training.
Assist with the development or alteration of health and safety plans, process hazard assessments, and other customer-driven documents.
Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or other similar, closely-related degree. On the job experience and professional certifications may be substituted.
Knowledge of OSHA and DOT Safety requirements.
A highly motivated self-starter who is able to prioritize workload.
Basic Microsoft Office Skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to present ideas one on one, and in large groups.
Demonstrates ability to positively influence others, and develop strong workplace relationships.
- Previous construction experience. 2. Knowledge of excavation safety.
Work conditions and Environment
Most of the work (90%) will be performed in the field at the job site in all weather conditions.
Some work is performed in an office setting.
About KS: Every day, we install the pipes and cables that power our lives--from lighting offices to heating homes. While this paints a pretty picture, our work is just pretty tough. We dig. We cut. We build. Every time we climb into a protected hole, we're taking a risk. The smallest mistake may cause an accident. This work demands safety, perfection, and efficiency. It's Mission: Impossible. At KS, we live for it. We build energy infrastructure that you depend on. In this industry, everyone is good. WE ARE BETTER!
KS Energy Services is a family centered company, we value hard work, integrity and diversity. Working for KS Energy Services offers the opportunity for a rewarding career in the construction industry.
We offer excellent compensation and industry-leading benefits, such as health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, all starting on DAY 1. Eligible for Company 401(k) match after 90 days of service.