JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services

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Capital Work

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Job Location

Franklin, LA 70538 - US


ZACHRY is currently seeking to build our pool of experienced Project Safety Facilitators for capitalwork in Centerville, Louisiana.

Applicants will be screened and considered for future opportunities with Zachry.

Position Summary

The Safety Support Facilitator is challenged to work closely in a productive manner with “Line Management.”  Communicating guidelines and established procedures without losing the realization that certain variances will be called upon.  Using the skills of bringing forward clear facts to allow the more experienced Safety Support Team members to help evaluate unusual situations is critical.  Building strong relationships with a variety of personalities on the Operations Team is paramount in supporting success as a facilitator. 

Qualification Highlights

  • Must have High School Diploma or GED

  • Must have 1+ years’ experience as a safety facilitator or equivalent position or worked in a supervisory field position and able to illustrate the knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties

  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements

  • Must be able to work at heights in excess of 300 ft

  • Must have reliable transportation


Position Responsibilities

  • Observe the working conditions of the job to ensure safe work conditions exist

  • Take corrective action when unsafe conditions exist, which may include but not limited to immediate correction, isolating and restricting the areas access until corrected, stopping all work as needed until condition is corrected and reporting conditions to appropriate supervisor along with recommended action

  • Observe behavior and actions of site workforce for unsafe acts and taking immediate action to correct actions before an incident or accident occurs

  • Report all observations of unsafe conditions and acts verbally and written to management

  • Assist site supervision in regards to safety briefs or safety task assignments (STA’s) including but not limited to performing, reviewing and guiding supervisors in providing efficient and effective briefs or STA’s

  • Assist site workforce in planning work to be performed in regards to considering the safety aspects of the work

  • Assists and conducts safety orientations for new employees

  • Conducts project safety audits and recommends correction for unsafe acts and/or tasks

  • Explains safety policies and procedures

  • Assists in conducting accident investigations and root cause analysis

  • Assists project or area supervisor in completing regulatory reports, insurance forms and company safety reports for submission to Safety and Health Department

  • Trained to administer first aid to employees with minor injuries

  • May perform or assist in issuing work permits by checking work area to insure a safe work environment


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Must have High School Diploma

  • Must have 1+ years’ experience as a safety facilitator or equivalent position or worked in a supervisory field position and able to illustrate the knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties

  • Must have working knowledge of OSHA requirements and how to apply them to construction/maintenance work

  • Must be capable of learning and applying company and site safety rules to the work being performed

  • Must be able to read and properly interpret complex documents to include but not limited to company safety policies, client safety documents and documents explaining government requirements (OSHA/MSHA)

  • Must have good leadership skills including but not limited to working under difficult situations, influencing others and dealing with conflict

  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be able to use problem solving skills and critical thinking to resolve and identify issues including safety risks

  • Must be able to perform basic functions on a computer to include but not limited to word processing and working with spreadsheets

  • Must be able to work at heights in excess of 300 ft

  • Must be willing to follow all company directives and safety procedures

  • Must have reliable transportation


Preferred Qualifications

  • Former Zachry employee

  • Experience working as a craft worker/supervisor on an industrial site

  • Current Certification training in one or all of the following:OSHA, OSHA 10, OSHA 30, Confined Space competent person, Excavation competent person, NCCER Field Safety, NCCER Safety Technology, BCSP’s certification

  • Training in vocational schools or related on the job experience.


Reports to Position

  • This position does not have any direct reports


Physical Requirements 

  • Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting

  • Will talk and hear to communicate

  • Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull: objects, materials, controls and tools

  • May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs

  • Must be able to climb ladders an stairways and work from platforms

  • Must have good visual acuity and depth perception

  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and leather safety-toe boots

  • Must be able to work outside in the changing weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, snow and wind

  • Noise levels will be moderate to high

Required Tools

  • Rain Coat

  • Rain Boots

ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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