Company Name:

Forbes Bros Timberline

Location:

Lexington, Kentucky

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Construction Safety

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Certification

Posted

October 9, 2018

Safety Advisor


Forbes Bros Timberline is currently recruiting a self-motivated Journeyman Lineman ,with Safety experience, for a HSE Advisor position within our team. This position will support our Transmission Projects in Kentucky, Nebraska, and other States.

 Specific Job Responsibilities:

 The accountabilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

Providing guidance to field employees and Foreman on the proper/safe execution of work tasks according to client and company standards

Act as a change agent in the transition to a zero injury/occupational illness culture.

Assisting Workers, Supervisors, Managers and Leadership in performing hazard assessments, workplace inspections, incident investigations, and assessing compliance to applicable legislation and internal/customer protocols

Development of health and safety performance measures, and implementing the FBL HSE Strategic Business Plan

Lead or support: Tailboard meetings, HSE training and orientations, corrective actions, and Project/HSE Business Plan initiatives

Working with our clients to complete: Project Safety Plans, Hazard/Risk Registries, Job Safety Analysis (JSA), and HSE Audits

Support OWCP Ability Management processes

Working with internal and external stakeholders to address HSE related issues;

Collaborating with field employees, supervisors and managers to entify and execute opportunities for continual improvement

Working closely with Operations Management in managing aspects of HSE including incident prevention, training compliance and addressing concerns

Reporting all incidents, client HSE concerns and regulatory involvement to the H&S ector and Operational Management

Developing job safety analysis and safe work procedures as required

Actively engaging workers and supervisors by having a focused field presence to improve safety performance and address concerns

Leading by example, continually showing support of the client and company HSE initiatives

 

Education and Experience

5 - 7 years experience as a Journeyman Lineman on transmission and distribution projects

3 -5 years dedicated full-time experience as a HS&E practitioner in the Powerline Industry

Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred

Certified Safety Professional preferred, or in progress

Attention to detail

Strong organizational, communication (spoken and written) and interpersonal skills

 Required Skills and Abilities:

Strong leadership and team building skills, including the ability to lead by example, build consensus, actively listen, and engage/influence employees at all levels

Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to communicate and interact effectively with all levels of management, employees and clients

Ability to work independently with little ection and with a sense of ownership and personal commitment to a zero injury/occupational illness culture

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Ability to work with clients to achieve desired results

Task-oriented with strong attention to detail and follow through

Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills with the ability to adapt to change

Works well in a fast paced, change-oriented team setting

 Additional Details:

This position is field based and requires candidates to:

Have and maintain a valid driver's license and acceptable driver's abstract

Successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing

Complete background screening and criminal record check

Forbes Bros Timberline offers an attractive compensation package that includes a competitive wages, comprehensive benefit plan and rewarding career opportunities.Forbes Bros Timberline has an open and team oriented culture that focuses on communication, innovation and respect in the workplace!

 

 Forbes Bros Timberline is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring, to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted.

 


Company Name:

Forbes Bros Timberline

Location:

Lexington, Kentucky

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Construction Safety

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Certification

Posted

October 9, 2018

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