New York City School Construction Authority Project Officer - II (SAFETY) in Long Island, New York

The Safety Manager reports to his/her designated Managing Inspector, Safety Director or Vice President (ERC). The Safety Manager is responsible for providing guidance and technical advice regarding safety related matters on his/her assigned projects. The duties include assuring all SCA projects comply with all Federal, NY State, NY City and SCA Safety requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Conduct unannounced site-specific safety compliance inspections for the designated boroughs, districts and or areas of influence. Inspections include, but are not limited to: review all relevant site documentation and perform a physical safety inspection of the project for code compliance, prepare written Safety Inspection Reports with photos (of deficiencies and /or site conditions) and distribute to the appropriate stakeholders at the completion of each inspection or work shift Use independent judgement when issuing 24 hours and 48 hours compliance notices and stop work orders. Follow up and respond appropriately to assure compliance with the noted deficiencies Responsible for all related safety awareness and compliance for assigned projects; use independent judgement to review and resolve field conditions that impact life safety immediately Undertake special assignments to aid with the mission of the Safety Division to provide the highest quality of customer service and technical expertise At the direction of the Safety Director, conduct special inspections and respond to emergencies, accidents, incidents, complaints, severe weather issues, cranes and special projects during normal work hours, nights, weekends and/or holidays as needed Ensure compliance with written health and safety program guidelines, pre-construction meetings, audits, risk assessment, and pre planning. Participate in the implementation of safety training as required; develop and implement policy and procedures for the safety division Review all submissions of Site Safety Plans, to assure code & applicable standards are met; review/verify and field Inspect, all designed approved drawings and or amendments for accuracy Report all relevant safety related concerns and/or issues to the SCA Project Officer, Managing Inspector/ Safety Director/VP of ERC and any other applicable stakeholders immediately Must be able to perform the duties of Managing Inspector or Division Director when required Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; and Five years of full time progressively responsible Safety construction experience and/or performing safety inspections; or three years in an administrative or supervisory capacity in safety oversight and compliance;* and* A driver's license valid in New York A satisfactory combination of education and experience Required Skills Strong interpersonal skills, coupled with the ability to work in a team oriented setting Excellent communication skills both verbal and written Ability to problem-solve and use discretion and tact; effectively respond to common inquiries or complaints Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical Federal, State City, SCA safety standards and legal documents Ability to effectively present information to senior management and other divisions within the Agency as required Basic knowledge of spreadsheets, software and Microsoft applications required Ability to gather, understand, and interpret new legislation for health and safety standards Ability to use instruments of measurement; read, understand and interpret drawings Ability to climb scaffolding and work from heights Weighted consideration may be given to applicants who possess one or more of the following certifications: NYC Site Safety Manager Certified Safety Professional (CSP) preferred Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Preferred Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Code Compliance Inspection for a Governmental Agency OSHA 30 Hour construction training, OSHA 500 train the trainer NYS Professional Engineer or NYS Registered Architect/or equivalent licenses from other States NYCDOB 32-HOUR Supported Scaffold Erector / Dismantler NYC/NYS Asbestos Certifications Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER)

Department:VP Environmental & Regulatory Compliance Division: Safety


Position#: 0117, 0952,0301, 1000 FY1800358

Job Title: Project Officer - II (SAFETY)

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Salary: $72,229.00 - $122,584.00 Annually

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: 30-30 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York