Site Safety Manager

Posted 19 November 2023
Salary $45-$65 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameHannah Waters

Job description

Job Title: Site Safety Manager

Location: Illinois, USA

Employment Type: Contract (12 months)

Hourly Rate: $45 - $65 per hour

Company: Renewable Energy Developer

Contact Person: Hannah Waters (Hannah.waters@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)

About the Company: Our client is a leading Renewable Energy Developer with a strong commitment to sustainability and the environment. They specialize in onshore wind projects and are currently seeking an experienced Site Safety Manager to join their team in Illinois on a contractual basis.

Job Description: As a Site Safety Manager, you will play a critical role in ensuring the safety and well-being of all personnel working on onshore wind projects in Illinois. Your primary responsibility will be to develop, implement, and oversee safety programs, promoting a culture of safety excellence and compliance with safety regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute site-specific safety plans in accordance with company policies and local regulations.

  • Conduct regular safety inspections and audits at project sites to identify potential hazards and ensure compliance with safety protocols.

  • Collaborate with project managers and site supervisors to establish safety objectives and goals.

  • Provide safety training, orientation, and continuous education to project personnel, ensuring full awareness of safety procedures and guidelines.

  • Investigate accidents and incidents, documenting findings and recommending corrective actions to prevent future occurrences.

  • Maintain and update safety records, incident reports, and safety-related documentation.

  • Stay up-to-date with state and federal safety regulations, industry best practices, and emerging trends.

  • Act as the primary point of contact for safety-related inquiries and concerns from project personnel.

  • Foster a positive safety culture by actively engaging with on-site teams and instilling a sense of responsibility for safety.


  • Proven experience as a Site Safety Manager or in a similar role within the renewable energy sector, with a focus on onshore wind projects.

  • Deep knowledge of onshore wind construction safety practices, OSHA regulations, and industry-specific safety standards.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills for effective interaction with project teams and stakeholders.

  • Ability to work independently and make well-informed decisions, especially in high-pressure situations.

  • Relevant safety certifications (e.g., OSHA 30-Hour, First Aid/CPR) are highly advantageous.

  • Possession of a valid driver's license and reliable transportation.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience to Hannah Waters at Hannah.waters@greenrecruitmentcompany.com. Please use "Site Safety Manager Application" as the subject line.

Note: This position is on a contract basis with an hourly rate ranging from $45 to $65 per hour. The contract duration is 12 months. TGRC Inc is the recruitment agency responsible for this hiring process.