Spherion Staffing Fargo Safety/Risk Manager in FARGO, North Dakota

Our client, a local Construction Contracting company has an opening for a Safety/Risk Manager. This position will manage and oversee company safety programs, provide safety training for employees, manage worker's compensation insurance processes, and ensure that the company is in compliance with required Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety and health standards. Qualified candidates should have a two-year degree with major coursework in construction engineering, construction management, occupational safety, industrial engineering or environmental engineering.Pay $50-60k/year DOEResponsibilities:Develop, implement, and enforce all safety related policies, procedures, programs, and standardsPlan, coordinate, and conduct all safety training, classes, and programsCoordinate "right-to-know" programs regarding hazardous chemicals and other substancesResponsible for maintaining and updating the company Safety Manual with necessary revisions and replaces outdated documents with the revisions in all company Safety ManualsInvestigate all incidents, causes of accidents or injuries to develop solutions to minimize or prevent recurrence and generates proper reportsManage company injury and incident claimsImplement a standard of measurement for tracking and reporting on safety performance issues such as accidents, near misses, and lost time eventsEstablish and maintain all required job safety recordsMaintain an ongoing awareness of any changes regarding OSHA/Safety regulations and disseminates the information to jobsite supervision and training of employees if requiredServes as Chairperson on the Safety Committee, overseeing all committee meetings and recommendationsReview contract safety requirements to ensure that company standards meet or exceed the project contract requirementsAttend various training and certification workshops, courses, and seminars as needed or required