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Safety Coordinator Commercial Construction

Company: TAS Commercial Concrete
Location: Houston
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

SummaryTAS Commercial Concrete:
Normal work week is Monday through Friday with participation on a weekend and after hours rotation to cover field-related safety needs. Work hours and schedules vary, according to project needs. Performs safety and health activities in construction job sites, industrial plants or at environmental sites to evaluate and control exposure to physical or environmental hazards by performing the following duties. Bilingual Spanish - OSHA 30Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesEssential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Shows-up to work on-time; and as instructed.
  • Visits job-sites for the purpose of identifying existing or predictable hazards.
  • Develops reports enumerating hazards found, including documentation and verification of proper abatement steps.
  • Assists field personnel in the abatement of hazards.
  • Is willing to support the production team by working longer than 8-hours per day and weekend days, if the field demands require.
  • Uses a variety of equipment or instruments to measure noise levels and measures air quality.
  • Maintains and calibrates instruments of the trade.
  • Cleans and inspects respirators.
  • Coordinates distribution of personal protective equipment such as respirators, including conducting respirator fit tests.
  • Trains operators of earth and / or material moving equipment such as backhoes, front-end loaders, forklifts, scissor lifts, telescoping boom lifts, among others to qualify for operating authorization.
  • Trains employees (on-the-job or in classroom settings) on safety and health requirements to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Oversees field activities and monitors for health and safety violations.
  • Enforces use of safety equipment, including personal protective equipment.
  • Monitors decontamination of personnel leaving hazardous work zones.
  • Issues and monitors hot work permits, confined space entries, and lockout/tag out permits.
  • Develops and monitors emergency action plans.
  • Investigates accidents and prepares accident reports.
  • Transports, or accompanies injured employees to medical treatment facilities. Coordinates follow-up visits and work restrictions with medical providers for injured employees.
  • Identifies potential causes for accidents and recommends changes in policies and procedures to prevent accidents and illness.
  • Normal work week is Monday through Friday, 7:00-am to 5:00-pm. Weekend duty may be necessary to fulfill field needs.
  • Assists management to prepare safety and health budget.
  • Assists in the coordination, preparation and execution of preparations for various safety-related functions. Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis job has no supervisory responsibilities.CompetenciesTo perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
    • Analytically - Collects and researches data.
    • Design - Demonstrates attention to detail.
    • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Gathers and analyzes information skillfully. Develops alternative solutions. Works well in group problem solving situations. Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
    • Technical Skills - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses. Pursues training and development opportunities. Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills. Shares expertise with others.
    • Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations. Responds promptly to customer needs. Solicits customer feedback to improve service. Responds to requests for service and assistance. Meets commitments.
    • Interpersonal Skills - Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming. Maintains confidentiality. Listens to others without interrupting. Keeps emotions under control. Remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
    • Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations. Listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions. Demonstrates group presentation skills; participates in meetings.
      • Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively. Edits work for spelling and grammar. Varies writing style to meet needs. Presents numerical data effectively. Able to read and interpret written information.
      • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities. Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views. Gives and welcomes feedback. Contributes to building a positive team spirit. Puts success of team above own interests. Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives. Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
      • Visionary Leadership - Displays passion and optimism. Inspires respect and trust. Mobilizes others to fulfill the vision.
      • Change Management - Develops workable implementation plans. Communicates changes effectively. Builds commitment and overcomes resistance. Prepares and supports those
      • Leadership - Exhibits confidence in self and others. Inspires and motivates others to perform well. Effectively influences actions and opinions of others. Accepts feedback from others. Gives appropriate recognition to others.
      • Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality. Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
      • Cost Consciousness - Works within approved budget. Develops and implements cost saving measures. Contributes to profits and revenue. Conserves organizational resources.
      • Diversity - Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences. Promotes a harassment-free environment.
      • Ethics - Treats people with respect. Keeps commitments. Inspires the trust of others. Works with integrity and ethically. Upholds organizational values.
      • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures. Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time. Supports organization's goals and values. Supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
      • Judgment - Displays willingness to make decisions. Exhibits sound and accurate judgment. Supports and explains reasoning for decisions. Includes appropriate people in decision-making process. Makes timely decisions.
      • Motivation - Sets and achieves challenging goals. Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles. Measures self against standard of excellence. Takes calculated risks to accomplish goals.
      • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities. Uses time efficiently. Plans for additional resources. Sets goals and objectives. Develops realistic action plans.
      • Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner. Reacts well under pressure. Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position. Accepts responsibility for own actions. Follows through on commitments.
      • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Looks for ways to improve and promote quality. Applies feedback to improve performance. Monitors own work to ensure quality.
      • Quantity - Meets productivity standards. Completes work in timely manner. Strives to increase productivity. Works quickly.
      • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures. Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines. Uses equipment and materials properly.
      • Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment. Manages competing demands. Changes approach or method to best fit the situation. Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
      • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time. Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent. Arrives at meetings and appointments on time.
      • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction. Takes responsibility for own actions. Keeps commitments. Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals. Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.
      • Initiative - Volunteers readily. Undertakes self-development activities. Seeks increased responsibilities. Takes independent actions and calculated risks. Looks for and takes advantage of opportunities. Asks for and offers help when needed.
      • Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity. Meets challenges with resourcefulness. Generates suggestions for improving work. Develops innovative approaches and ideas. Presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention. QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The following requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and/or ExperienceOne year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experienceLanguage Skills
        • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
        • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
        • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. Mathematical Skills
          • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume
          • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Reasoning Ability
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Keywords: TAS Commercial Concrete, Houston , Safety Coordinator Commercial Construction, Professions , Houston, Texas

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