Site Safety Coordinator Intern
Company: Blattner Energy
Posted on: September 20, 2022
At Blattner, we are powered by our people and driven by our
values. We build more than just renewable energy projects. We build
great careers! If you want a career that always changes, challenges
and rewards, you belong at Blattner.
BENEFIT CLASSIFICATION: Hourly, Non-Exempt
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Junior year of college. Currently pursuing
a Bachelor's degree in Occupational safety/health or related
POSITION SUMMARY: The Site Safety Coordinator Intern will assist
the Safety Coordinator in planning, implementing and supervising
project safety, assure accident and fire protection programs are in
compliance with corporate, federal, state, and local program
standards. Approximately 65% of work time should be spent in the
field conducting audits, crew visits, subcontractor visits,
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Assists and collaborates with site supervisory personnel to
identify and remedy unsafe working conditions, immediately, if
necessary, in establishing an injury free work site.
Conducts regular walk through inspections and audits of
visits with the crews and subcontractors to ensure safe work
assists in the investigation of all accidents and near misses with
the trade superintendents and required foremen and crew.
accompany all safety, health, and insurance inspectors on walk
through tours; and ensure all documentation is completed according
to corporate and outside safety processes and procedures.
Ensures that communication with other personnel and owners are
executed in such a manner that integrity, honesty, and ethics are
prevalent in all exchanges both verbal and written.
Participate in daily (at a minimum) project safety related
discussions with the Safety Coordinator, Site Manager, Assistant
Site Manager, and Trade Superintendents.
Collaborates with site safety and corporate safety representatives
in reviewing all safety documentation to ensure all required
records and reports are complete, accurate, and submitted
Ensures appropriate corrective actions are implemented in a timely
Ensures and assists the site team with executing the site safety
program, which includes training and orientations, JHA's, and CATS
observations throughout the project site.
Assists in changing behavior oriented towards safety. Teaching (vs.
telling) in a manner that allows individuals to understand the
reasoning behind the behaviors we desire.
Follows through with injury management and collaborate with
supervisors to mitigate claims and exposure to costs with
personnel, subcontractors, and equipment.
Maintains working relationships with local EMT's, fire departments,
law enforcement officials, and identified occupational
Complies with company's Return-to-Work policy.
Works to make safety a behavior rather than a policy or goal we
look to adhere to.
Participates in Blattner Energy safety related training programs to
include OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 hour trainings.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to recognize imminent danger and act accordingly.
Possess a valid driver's license and an acceptable motor vehicle
driving record (MVR).
Ability to give presentations to large groups of employees.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Microsoft Project,
Ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks.
Possess effective oral, presentational, and written communication
Be independently motivated and have supervisory skills.
Must be willing and able to climb a wind turbine.
Able to relocate to the community of each construction project site
assigned for the duration of the internship.
We are a unique team of talented, passionate and dedicated
individuals. Experience the power of Blattner.
Keywords: Blattner Energy, Topeka , Site Safety Coordinator Intern, Professions , Topeka, Kansas
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