AECOM Site Safety Officer in Freeport, Texas

Business Line Environment

Position Title Site Safety Officer

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

The Environment Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Site Safety Officer for immediate employment in the Freeport, Texas office. The position is responsible for overseeing Safety, Health & Environment activities and initiatives for the AECOM Freeport office including rewards and recognition, SH&E awareness communications, SH&E shared learning, safety messages and other special assignments. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects.

The ideal candidate for the Site Safety Officer position can look forward to responsibilities that include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate SH&E activities and initiatives.

  • Provide input to health and safety plans.

  • Support OSHA and client requirements for recordkeeping.

  • Provide guidance to employees within the latitude of established policies.

  • Perform quality control reviews of risk management tools such as JSAs, STAC, THAs, etc.

  • Develop and leads monthly staff safety meetings.

  • Serve as the site Respiratory Program Administrator.

  • Manage the site Hazard Communication Program.

  • Perform site audits and ergonomic assessments.

  • Assist in developing Site Lessons Learned for review and publication.

  • Assist in Incident Investigations and Root Cause Analysis.

  • Serve as the designated Contract Safety Representative to the Client.

  • Assist in managing the Safety rewards and recognition program.

  • Track key performance indicators and milestones

  • Assist with Management of Change.

  • Assist in the kick off of large projects.

  • May assist in field sampling work activities as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • High School plus 1 year of experience as an Environmental Technician performing multi-media sampling in a petro chemical environment. Must have 1 year knowledge and experience in every aspect of SH&E Regulatory Compliance performing audits, inspections, evaluation, training and risk assessment. CSSS certified, HAZWOPER certified. Current TWIC.

  • Ability to perform bending, kneeling, standing, confined-space entry, and lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to climb ladders, work at heights, and have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions

  • Ability to wear an air-purifying respirator, as required by OSHA Standards.

  • Requires enrollment in the medical monitoring program requiring initial and annual physical

  • Must be a quick learner and able to grasp scientific concepts and apply them to different technical challenges

  • Must be a self-starter and motivated in producing high-quality results for clients

  • Must be able to effectively work in a team environment

  • Must be able to work in field assignments, such as refineries and chemical plants

  • Must possess problem-solving skills and have a general mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in written form to impart technical information and interact with clients and regulatory personnel.

  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple requests and prioritize client requests within time sensitive deadlines.

  • Effective time management and analytical skills.

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position are required to pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • Must possess valid Driver’s license

  • Due to nature and location of work, United States Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • AAS in Occupational Safety and Health Management. BCSP certified OHST (occupational health and safety technician).

  • Experience in Safety, work permitting, tracking key performance indicators, and data management.

  • Must have a demonstrated commitment to safety and a willingness to lead safety by example.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Safety / Health

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181868BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.