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Job: Field Safety Specialist, H&K Group, Inc., Skippack, PA

General Information

Job title:
Field Safety Specialist
Job location:
Skippack, PA  19474 United States
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Job Category:
Risk / Safety

Job Description

H&K Group, Inc.

H&K does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veterans' status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are always looking for the best, most qualified people to join our team.

Pre-employment drug testing (EOE)

Great Benefits offered!

Location: US-PA-Skippack
Job ID: 2020-1349
Category: Contracting
Job Type: Regular Full-Time


The H&K Group, Inc. is seeking an experienced and motivated Field Saftey Specialist to join our team! The Field Saftey Specialist carries out saftey supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. The Saftey Specialist will oversee and supervise divisions and job sites located north of PA Interstate 78.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspects organization facilities to detect existing or potential accident and health hazards, and recommends corrective or preventative measures where indicated.

  • Conducts and participates in the investigation of accidents, injuries, and vandalism in all company divisions and affiliates and develops preventive measures for the future.

  • Compiles and submits accident reports required by regulatory agencies.

  • Develops, organizes, conducts, assists, and coordinates training programs which will increase proficiency in safe practices and promote safety consciousness.

  • Assists employees in company drug and alcohol program.

  • Maintains safety files and records.
  • 30 hour OSHA.

  • OSHA 500 Card for Outreach Trainer Authorization

  • Able to lift up to 75 lbs

  • Able to remain calm in stressful situations

  • Able to assist in conflict resolution and encourage teamwork

  • Hours regularly exceed 40 hours

  • On-Call requirements 24-7


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or College Degree; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. A 30 Hour OSHA (Construction) card is preferred. Applicant should possess and OSHA 500 Card - for Outreach Trainer Authorization

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk and be able to lift up to 75 lbs. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Hours regularly exceed 40 hours a week and would be required to be on call 24 hours per day and 7 days per week.

H&K provides complete heavy civil contracting and construction materials solutions with safety, speed, quality, efficiency and value. Beginning as a small family business a half century ago, we are now a dynamic group of vertically integrated companies that has been growing and prospering for 50 years.

Thank you for your interest in employment with H&K Group, Inc. At H&K, we invest in our people, providing the essential training, instruction and supervisory support that they need to develop and grow within our company. We acknowledge that H&K's strength and success is directly related to our employees and the talents, dedication and job performance they exemplify. We seek dynamic, motivated people who are driven to make a difference.

(Job number: 3961923)
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