Parsons Corporation Senior Safety Specialist in Washington, District Of Columbia

Senior Safety Specialist


Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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We deliver innovative infrastructure solutions, around the globe,that connect communities, support economic growth and make the world safer!As we plan, design, develop and construct new infrastructure like roadways, bridges, airports and transit systems, we need to add strong Safety professionals to our team! If you are the right one for us, you have experience with heavy civil construction , apassion for safety and enjoy traveling around the US!

Candidate may work out of one of our major office locations in the following cities: Chicago Il, Charlotte NC, New York, NY, Orlando FL, Tampa FL, Washington DC

In this role, theSenior Safety Specialist willadvise and assist Operations in the formulation, implementation and management of major project safety plans. These plans may pertain to one or more job site locations, which are separate and distinct construction operations requiring integrated supervision of programs.You will be expected to ensure that the project safety plan reflects company policy and provide a coordinated plan for the overall project which complies with the prevailing safety requirements at each location.


Advises and assists project and program representatives in the establishment and management of ESHARP Management and Parsons SHE processes, identifying and eliminating/controlling any hazards to persons and property.

Conducts desktop audits of projects and program to ensure adherence to SHE Management System.

Conducts site inspections and develops Corrective Action Plans to address gaps/issues.

Works with project and program representatives to address Corrective Action Plan from most recent SHE Validation.

Assists in incident investigations that take place on project and programs.

Assists in completing Lessons Learned documents for publication.

Assists in policy and procedure development and publication.

Receives, reviews and distributes safety inspection reports with recommended corrective actions.

Provides oversight to the new hire safety orientation process and other safety related training.

Conducts risk assessments for upcoming work and provides technical assistance to the safety planning process.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


4-year degree in Occupational Safety and Health or related field (or equivalent experience) and 5+ years of related work experience in the field of Health and Safety.

Must have 3 to 5 years experience in performing safety functions for heavy civil infrastructure projects (i.e., roads, bridges, tunnels, rail/transit systems, airports)


Requires a thorough knowledge of Federal and state health and safety regulations and reporting procedures, as well as good communication and interpersonal skills.

Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

All across the world, at every time of day, Parsons is keeping people moving toward a brighter, safer world. For more about Parsons, please visit.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.