Safety Manager

Greater Columbus, OH area

Posted on 02/11/2020

Position Details




Construction / Commercial Construction


Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Reference ID:


Safety Manager Needed

Highland Consulting Group is a national executive recruiting firm that specializes in placing top talent in the Commercial & Industrial construction sectors.

We have a current opportunity available for a talented Site Safety Manager for a large regional general contractor in the Columbus, OH area.  This is a permanent position with a company that is larger and having great growth.  The ideal candidate will have large project experience with a minimum of 5 years experience working in a Safety capacity and have an advanced safety certification such as OSHA500, OSHA510, CHST, ASP, or CSP certification.  This is a permanent position and not project based.  The work is local and will NOT require travel.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Edit safety plans to fit the requirements of the project
  • Be on-site to implement the safety plan
  • Work with / train the on-site staff in safe construction practices
  • Work directly with the client to manage the safety program and meet their expectations
  • Prepare daily reports for management and the client
  • Work with the subcontractors to make sure that they comply with the Site Safety Plan
  • Prepare Job Hazard Analysis  (JHA) for our client as well as review the JHA’s from the subcontractors
  • Oversee all safety concerns for all ongoing projects

Position Requirements

  • Board certified safety advanced certification required – for example - OSHA500, OSHA510, CHST, ASP, or CSP certification
  • 5 years minimum experience as a Safety Manager
  • A four year Safety degree is preferred
  • USACE EM385 experience is preferred
  • Candidates must have documented experience creating & editing detailed and organized information tracking systems
  • Familiarity with all applicable regulations
  • Must have the ability to train staff and subcontractors
  • Solid communication skills - both written & verbal
  • Ability to establish timelines
  • Ability to multi-task Solid proven and verifiable record of career stability and experience as a Safety Manager success is a must
  • Must be an idea person with a passion to improve the process


This company cares about and is committed to the well being of all of  it's employees and their families.  This commitment is reflected in a comprehensive benefit package provided to all employees.  These benefits also include healthcare, 401K, project bonuses, annual company bonuses, paid vacations & holidays


If you are interested in this opportunity, and you have the experience and meet the job qualifications, please apply using the “Apply” link.  If you have questions about this opportunity, feel free to call me @ (724) 972-4753.

John Kane
Senior Recruiter
Highland Consulting Group 
2000 Tower Way 
Suite 2041 
Greensburg, PA 15601

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