Oversee day-to-day safety operations for transmission and distribution projects in California.
Develop, implement, and enforce safety policies and procedures in accordance with industry standards and regulations.
Conduct regular safety audits and inspections to identify and mitigate potential hazards.
Collaborate with project managers and site supervisors to ensure adherence to safety protocols.
Provide safety training and awareness programs for on-site personnel.
Investigate and report on incidents, near misses, and accidents, identifying root causes and recommending preventive measures.
Maintain current knowledge of safety regulations, codes, and industry best practices.
Liaise with regulatory agencies to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal safety requirements.
Collaborate with the project team to develop emergency response plans and procedures.
Evaluate contractors and subcontractors for safety performance and adherence to safety standards.
Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, or a related field.
Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or equivalent certification.
Proven experience in overseeing safety management for transmission and distribution projects.
In-depth knowledge of relevant safety regulations and standards, particularly in the energy sector.
Strong communication and leadership skills with the ability to influence and drive a safety culture.
Experience conducting safety training and developing safety programs.
Familiarity with incident investigation and reporting processes.
Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and contractors.
Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.