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Area Safety Specialist - Troy, Virginia

Company: The Caton Companies
Location: Troy
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

The Caton Companies is growing! We are seeking an Area Safety Specialist. The Area Safety Specialist supports non-construction related companies within The Caton Companies. The Area Safety Specialist is responsible for the promotion of a positive safety culture, regularly visiting offices and properties for purposes of safety inspections, incident investigations, and involving themselves in planning/scheduling in order to actively help management teams plan for safety.

Essential Functions

Regularly visits multi-family home properties, buildings & grounds facilities, and office locations, throughout our footprint in Virginia and other areas where business activities are conducted.
Focuses on activities related to facilities maintenance, grounds/landscaping maintenance, pool maintenance, property operation and supervisions of subcontractors working on sites.
Assists in development, implementation, and promotion of policies, procedures, and best practices (in coordination with Vice President of Safety) to encourage safe work standards and foster a safety-conscious culture among all team members.
Conducts inspections and audits; identifies and report findings,recommends corrective action.
Completes new-hire onboarding safety training
Conducts First Aid & CPR training.
Conducts or assists safety meetings.
Assists in the review of federal, state, and local inspection activity and proposed citations.
Provides guidance and distribution of personal protective equipment.
Responds to incidents and oversees incident reporting processes and procedures.
Participates in after-incident follow up, root cause analysis, training, etc.
Performs post-incident drug testing.
Manages training and compliance records.


Infrequent overnight travel may be required. Daily travel, job-to-job, required.

Required Education and Experience

3+ Years Safety experience in construction, maintenance, or landscaping
Experience in implementing safety principles in an operational environment
OSHA 30 General Industry or Construction
First Aid & CPR Certification

Preferred Education, Experience and Abilities

Bachelor of Science in Safety Management or equivalent
Bilingual (Spanish Speaking) a plus
OSHA 500/ 501
First Aid/ CPR Trainer

Company Benefits

- Competitive Compensation Package

- Comprehensive Health and Dental Insurance

- FSA Program

- 401K Program

- Paid Holidays

- Paid Leave

- Training and Development opportunities

And more---..

Why you should apply:

Excellent working environment

Working for a company that cares about your success

Working for a growing company

Employment is conditional on satisfactorily completing all pre-employment requirements including background and drug screen. Starting salary depends upon prior work skills and experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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