Site Safety and Health Officer- Contingent

Jacksonville, Florida
02 Sep 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opening. We do not have assurance at this time that the position will be opened and when. This position is contingent upon contract award.

Jacobs Technology is looking for a Site Safety and Health Officer.

Provides management and direction for the contract Safety Program and functions that support the organization in compliance with maintenance of corporate safety program. Safety Program activities include safety awareness; implementation of safety policy; work site and system safety; hazard prevention; , analysis, and control; process control and procedural discipline; safety and health training; and risk management. Provides planning, training and implementation of all efforts that promote safety and health. Responsible for interfacing with the Government Safety Office. Responsible to the Program Manager for the overall leadership and oversight of the Safety and Occupational Health Program. The candidate must possess a proven track record of delivering high levels of performance and customer support. The candidate shall have fulfilled the pre-requisite training and experiences before being hired as the SSHO.
BS degree from an accredited college or university in Industrial Engineering or related and fourteen (14) years related experience, or MS degree and twelve (12) years related experience or Ph.D. and eight (8) years of related experience. Possess a professional certification in Industrial Hygiene or Safety; Minimum 5 years of experience in managing a Site Safety Program with five years of satisfactory experience in preparing and enforcing safety programs with a large tenant population within a Facilities Support Service or Base Operations Support contract; Must have completed the OSHA 30-hour construction safety class or equivalent within last five years; Must have an average of at least 24 hours of safety training per year for the last five years; Experience in developing, maintaining, and reporting of Site Safety Program metrics; Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work at a computer for extended periods. Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees and customers.

Work Environment

Limited access complex, mostly office facilities and industrial plants. Duties will require access and entry within warehouse, physical plants, and construction/work areas where PPE is applicable (e.g., safety shoes, hearing/vision protection, safety hats).

Equipment and Machines

Computers and General Office Equipment (e.g. phone, computers, copiers, printers)


With the exception of approved leave and holidays, attendance is mandatory. Overtime may be required. This position is expected to be on-site during all regular business hours as aligned with customer requirements. Position or alternate shall be available on-site within one hour of customer's request.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must have/maintain appropriate security clearance and pass Level I Security and Escort Training. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing to travel as-needed.