Experienced Safety Consultant

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Experienced Safety Consultant - Detroit, MI

Responsibilities:

  • Investigate specific incidents and complaints to identify improvement strategies.
  • Provide risk assessments and training to reduce risk in various workplaces.
  • Inspect sites and identify potential OSHA and safety hazards, documenting recommendations.
  • Present safety information to employees and management.
  • Apply knowledge related to industrial workplace hazards and accident prevention in their workplace.
  • Communicate with external resources such as hospitals, local fire departments, and rescue teams so that the proper emergency personnel are available.
  • Review accident reports and document accidents using the proper forms and protocols, inspect facilities.
  • Engage in worker safety training
  • Conduct tests of environmental and workplace quality factors to comply with local, state, and federal laws regarding radiation, air quality, and other hazards.
  • Research and present data related to employee accidents and hazards,
  • Install or oversee the installation of safety devices and protective equipment.
  • Lead workshops and interventions to improve safety behaviors and equipment usage.
  • Inspect machinery and safety gear to ensure their proper operation and workers' protection
  • Develop client relationships and look for new business opportunities.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational, Health and Safety or related field
  • 2-5 years' field safety experience in construction environments
  • Available for heavy travel schedule and long work hours, including weekends
  • The ability to evaluate technical information regarding workplace safety
  • Proficiency with basic computer programs such as Microsoft Office
  • The ability to identify safety threats
  • Ability to teach peers and subordinates safety skills in a concise manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Certifications are a plus: CSP, CHST, OSHA Train the Trainer and First Aid CPR Instructor, PEC/Safeland