Safety and Security Manager - Railroad Industry 9/3/2016

USA Recruiting Associates New Haven, CT

Company
USA Recruiting Associates
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28792380
AJE Ref #
576087044
Location
New Haven, CT
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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** Just heard from them and THIS IS WIDE OPEN AND URGENT. This is for a bid that has not been awarded yet but should be soon and they need the hire for the bid. We need a candidate with experience as a Safety Manager or Supervisor in a railroad operation and with FRA experience.

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Position Title Safety and Security Manager - Railroad Industry - CT #3246

Relocation Yes

Location New Haven CT

For our growing operations and upcoming projects in Connecticut and the surrounding area, we are currently looking for a Safety and Security Manager.

In your role you will:

- Support each site in managing and ensuring Regulatory Compliance, while developing strategies and reports aimed at validating, maintaining and improving Regulatory Compliance;

- Oversee the administration, implementation, and enforcement of all Health, Safety andEnvironmental policies, procedures, and processes that have been distributed throughout the division;

- Implement and verify OHSAS 18001 and ISO14001 HSE Management Systems;

- Continually monitor Federal, State and Local regulations (Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), OSHA, PUC, EPA, TSA, etc) to ensure that we exceed all requirements;

- Establish audit procedures to ensure legal compliance with all these agencies as well as compliance with the operating regulations;

- Audit and participate in accident and injury investigations, facility inspections, and risk assessments;

- Support Site managers and HSE coordinators with programs, communications andprocesses in alignment with corporate HSE policy and practices;

- Support the growth of Services Business Unit as required and other duties as assigned;

- You will have the opportunity to play a key role in the identification, development andexecution of process improvement initiatives, including leading communications, providing training, skills assessment, development and implementation of work procedures andcorrective actions.

Qualifications

As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety or related.

- You possess a minimum of 8years of experience in this role;

- You possess combined experience in commuter rail, intercity and freight railroad operations;

- You possess a strong knowledge of the Federal Railroad Administration(FRA) rules andregulations;

- You have 5years of experience in a supervisory level role;

- You have a Lead Auditor training (ISO/OHSAS) or the equivalent;

- Your OSHAexperience is an asset.

BOTTOM LINE REQUIREMENTS WE NEED NOTES ON WITH CANDIDATE SUBMITTAL:

1. BACHELOR\'S DEGREE IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY OR RELATED.

2. 5+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AS A SAFETY MANAGER OR SUPERVISOR IN A RAILROAD OPERATION.

3. EXPERIENCE IN COMMUTER RAIL, INTERCITY OR FREIGHT RAILROAD OPERATIONS.

4. STRONG KNOWLEDGE OF THE FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION(FRA) RULES AND REGULATIONS.

5. LEAD AUDITOR TRAINING (ISO/OHSAS) OR THE EQUIVALENT.

6. OSHA EXPERIENCE IS AN ASSET.

7. SALARY REQUIREMENT