Summary:

Promote a safety conscious culture by teaching safe practices, inspecting job sites, identifying hazards, mitigating risks, and ensuring compliance with OSHA regulations, company and customer policies and procedures. Inspect installations to ensure that the safety and quality standards of Network Cabling Services, OSHA, BICSI, EIA, TIA, the trade, and the customer are met. Identify and report discrepancies, recommend correction and follow up to ensure compliance. Recommend, develop, and teach safety and quality training courses.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

(Essential duties and responsibilities may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills, and other characteristics. This list of tasks is illustrative ONLY and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions in this class. It does not imply that all positions within the class perform all the duties listed, nor does it necessarily list all possible duties that may be assigned.).

  • Conduct job site safety compliance inspections and quality assurance audits.
    • Inspections will include review of all relevant site documentation, a physical inspection of the active work site area and areas with public protection to verify that applicable safety rules, regulations and code compliance is implemented.
    • Immediately stop and report all unsafe acts or conditions.
    • Identify and communicate any site safety/quality deficiencies and recommendations to the appropriate On-Site Project Manager and Project Manager to ensure compliance.
    • Complete timely documentation
  • Assist in overseeing implementation of corrective action, weekly documented project inspections, and ensure corrective action is properly documented.
  • Promote positive safety culture.
  • Train employees on safety and quality related topics
  • Investigate accidents, complete, and submit incident forms in a timely manner.
  • Distribute and/or post safety awareness information as required.
  • Proactively manage all near misses, recordable and lost time incidents
  • Work in compliance with company policies as outlined in the Employee Handbook, Safety Manual and Fleet Safety Policy and OSHA Safety rules.
  • Operate company equipment in a safe and professional manner.
  • Complete and submit required paperwork with professional documentation on time, legibly.
  • Travel to job sites as necessary to perform above responsibilities.
  • Attend and conduct company trainings.
  • Perform all functions of the position and other duties that may be assigned.

Minimum Education and Experience Required:

  • A minimum of three years performing construction safety inspections.
  • Highly preferred is 3+ years of NCS technician experience.
  • Knowledgeable in safety standards including hazard recognition, job hazard analysis, training, and good familiarity with OSHA compliance.
  • High school or general education diploma from an accredited program.
  • Ability to work independently on a broad variety of projects.
  • Ability to exercise effective judgment, sensitivity, creativity to changing needs and situations.

Language Skills:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write policies, procedures, routine reports, and correspondences. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate and figure amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, volume, fractions, and ratios.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral diagram or schedule form.

Computer Skills:

Proficient with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel Power Point, Outlook

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Professional certification preferred (e.g., CSHO, COSS, CSST, etc.) Must possess or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment. Certified First Aid/CPR certification. TWIC. OSHA 30. BICSI

Typical Work Environment:

Industrial and new construction environments. Work near moving mechanical parts. Work in high precarious places. Outdoor weather conditions. Risk of electrical shock. Very loud noise.

Frequent Physical Demands:

Stand. Walk. Sit. Use hands to finger, handle, or feel. Reach with hands and arms. Climb or balance. Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Talk or hear. Taste or smell. Weight to be lifted or force exerted of up to 60 pounds. Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors). Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less). Distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)

Availability Requirements:

Work week is typically Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., however you must be available to workdays, evenings, nights, weekends, overtime and out of town. Flexibility in work hours is required to meet customer needs, work deadlines and/or other requirements.