Optimum Safety Management / Amerisafe Group:  The extraordinary safety services and solutions you’ve been using from Optimum Safety Management will now be provided to you by Amerisafe Consulting and Safety Services, LLC (ACSS). The same great team, now with even more resources and solutions to support your mission.

Greensburg, PA

Field Safety Advisor – Greensburg, PA

Job Description:

Full-Time Field Safety Advisor – Greensburg
The Amerisafe Group is a national, full-service, Safety Consulting, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygiene and Confined Space Rescue company. We are currently seeking a Field Safety Advisor based out of the Greensburg, PA office.

Interested Safety Professionals will be working with contractors supporting nationwide clients.

Responsibilities vary by project site, but in general:

  • Make safety observations and identify potential OSHA violations and safety hazards, unsafe behaviors and document mitigation recommendations.
  • Deliver safety training to employees.
  • Provide risk assessments and training to reduce risk.
  • Present safety information to employees and management.
  • Understand the use and need for various safety devices and protective equipment.
  • Lead workshops and interventions to improve safety behaviors and equipment usage.
  • Inspect machinery and safety equipment to ensure their proper operation and workers’ protection.
  • Develop client relationships and look for new business opportunities.
  • Communicate with external resources such as hospitals, local fire departments, and rescue teams so that the proper emergency personnel are available if needed.
  • Review incidents and reports and document them using the proper forms and protocols.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational, Health and Safety or related field preferred.
  • 2+ years’ field safety experience preferred.
  • Available for travel and long work hours, including weekends based on the project schedule.
  • Physically able to walk on difficult terrain and climb ladders and stairs to perform observations in industrial plants and construction sites.
  • Proficiency with office-related software and safety performance programs.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Certifications are a plus: CSP, CHST, GSP, ASP, OSHA Authorized Trainer and First Aid CPR