Area Safety Manager in Jackson, MS at MasTec Network Solutions

Date Posted: 9/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Jackson, MS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    9/27/2019

Job Description

As a Safety Manager, you will serve as a Subject Matter Expert with all safety matters. In addition, you will assist Corporate Safety with the development of safety policies, procedures and industry guidelines for wireless construction within MNS. As a Safety Manager your responsibilities will include, the identification and guidance of safety principles with the ability to advise regarding compliance as outlined by MNS, OSHA directives and ANSI standards. The primary responsibilities are to perform Site Safety Observations, assist Market field teams in the adherence of Company, Federal, State and Customer safety regulations, while promoting a proactive safety culture.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
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 of the job.
  • Conduct random jobsite visits building report and coaching crews utilizing Site Safety Observations
  • Initializing corrective actions, identifying leading indicators and identifying possible training improvements
  • Participate and provide leadership for weekly market safety meetings involving discussions to mitigate hazards, conduct incident root cause investigations, or assist operations with pre-job planning
  • Serve as a resource to our employees for customer specifications regarding, OSHA regulations, ANSI standards and MNS safety policies. Support the Market Operations Construction Team and Field crews
  • Provide assistance to review and verify required critical certifications for field members and General Contractors
  • Work with the National Safety Team in the development of safety initiatives, educating employee of MNS Safety metrics and, act as a safety liaison with industry committees and initiatives as needed
  • Implement, interact and maintain pro-active communication with Market Operations and Regional/Corporate Safety
  • Periodically conduct and participate in training as directed by the Training Division
  • Provide insight to the training team as to training program revisions, practical training modules and methodology
  • Provide assistance and support to Customer, State and Federal entities during inspections, inquiries or corrective action initiatives
  • Participate and be responsive in a rotational on call, after hours schedule including weekends and company holidays
  • Other duties as assigned











Job Requirements


Skills and Experience

  • Related bachelor’s degree, preferably in Construction Management or related field
  • Minimum three (3) years of Construction Safety experience
  • Minimum three (3) years in the telecommunications tower industry required
  • Previous experience / knowledge in the areas of safety and risk management
  • Fleet Safety and DOT compliance would be useful but not required
  • Must have a valid vehicle driver’s license and driving record that meets criteria to drive as outlined in the MasTec Network Solutions’ vehicle policy
  • Must have valid authorization to work in the US
  • Prior certification in Fall Protection/Rescue, First Aid/CPR and OSHA standards a plus
  • Must have the ability and be willing to travel minimum sixty percent (60%) of the time across the MNS footprint
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Must be available by phone 24X7 during you scheduled rotation
  • Must be in good physical condition with ability to pull combined weight of body and equipment up a vertical tower
  • Must be comfortable climbing to various heights
  • Must be able to bend, squat, twist and sit for extended periods of time as needed
  • A self-starter mentality, yet extremely team oriented
  • Personable with the ability to establish strong relationships with others
  • Strong time and stress management skills
  • Strong communication skills across all levels, both internally and externally
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Motivated with ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings including CDs, RFDSs, SAs, and Rigging Plans and to assess compliance to the construction documentation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and online applications
  • Be a positive reinforcement to all employees


MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec's policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.