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Safety Manager - Selkirk, NY

Selkirk, NY, US, 12158




Job ID:  212104



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.

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Job Description


The Safety Manager position is responsible for training, supportive coaching, reporting and safety functions at the site


Job Duties


  • Coordinate with Area Safety Manager to ensure all Environmental, Health and Safety programs are kept updated and management system established to track implementation
  • Oversee and drive the success with the Safety Action Team (Safety Committee) at the facility. Monitor activity and ensure minutes and needed actions are being tracked and completed
  • Assist in coordination and participate during morning safety huddle; document employee safety related suggestions and concerns
  • Manage site (HSMS) program and report required tasks assuring that they are completed on time
  • Maintain operations white board calendar of (HSMS) required tasks and assist employees assigned to tasks. Support site leadership on assignment of (HSMS) tasks and support program requirement alignment
  • Attend and support Monthly Safety Meetings offering program reference and supportive guidance
  • Plan, coordinate and track all R3 exercises and follow up that action items are completed then document the results
  • Plan, coordinate, and track all (5S) Projects documenting results and ensuring sustainability
  • Collect and report all Near Miss/Potential Hazard (NM/PH) cards submitted and maintain action item list with regular follow up to ensure items are being addressed. Assist in solutions as needed
  • Coordinate and ensure Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is available and aligned with corporate/site program
  • Coach employee(s) on behavioral concern or observations viewed in the field. These can be shared with entire team or individually as observations are made
  • Continually monitor housekeeping and 5S sustainability, with supportive coaching to employees
  • Administer New Hire onboarding training with classroom training and competency in-field testing
  • Coordinate with Area Safety Manager to ensure all (EMS) tasks are completed and update (EMS). Site to reflect compliance
  • Oversee Powered Industrial Vehicle inspections process to ensure compliance (routine and compliance frequency)
  • Attend needed Train the Trainer courses for required areas; crane/rigging, powered industrial vehicle, walking working surface, and First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Oversee and complete required Environmental monitoring or sampling defined by permits or programs




  • Facilitate weekly safety calls with the field employees
  • Onboard new field employees; ensure all safety training and protocols are followed
  • Send out New Project Safety Plans
  • Maintain Employee Certification Matrix; ensure all employee certs are up to date
  • Assist in incident investigations and preventative measures
  • Conduct Safety walks/BBSO’s with employees




  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience in the construction materials or manufacturing industry
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • High level of computer proficiency in MS Office products
  • Expert knowledge of OSHA CFR 1910 and CFR 1926 regulations
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations 40 CFR
  • Strong analytical and technical skills


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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