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Safety Manager/SSHO

Job Description and Requirements

Kuwait - Al Jahrah, Camp Arifjan

Job Summary

Job Description Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a highly motivated and creative Safety Manager for an

opportunity based in the Middle East. The purpose of this project is to provide

technical services including inspections, assessments, repairs, reports, and training

for facilities and operations-related projects. Specifically, this project includes electrical

inspection and repairs, fire prevention assessment and training, storage and

management of government / contractor property, and construction and operations

related inspections and assessments at various U.S. military and coalition occupied


Additional Job Description

This position will require deployment to countries within the U.S. military’s CENTCOM Area of Responsibility, including the TF SAFE operations center in Kuwait. Frequent travel within the CENTCOM AOR is anticipated. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  1. Operate under the direction of AECOM project manager and corporate quality control to implement the project Safety Plans

  2. Observe the contractors Safety plan is effectively implemented.

  3. Perform Safety assessments

  4. Identify non-conformances and suggest corrective actions / Safety improvements

  5. Provide daily Safety reports

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum Requirements

5+ years of experience in Safety

OSHA 30 hour (DOL)

Must meet requirements as designated in EM 385-1-1 Safety and Health Requirements Manual for SSHO.

Experience in projects with electrical systems and/or fire protection systems

Current and active Secret level security clearance

Due to the nature of the work, U.S. citizenship is required

Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check.

Must pass pre-employment drug screen

Must participate in and successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment fitness for duty questionnaire.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, dust, noise, and chemicals (e.g., fuel oil, lubricants, etc.); position requires often operation of vehicles, lifting of less than 25 pounds, keyboard/mouse operations, and work around heavy, moving, dangerous equipment; occasionally working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending & stooping, standing/walking, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), using portable ladders (weight must be 300 lbs. or less), wearing fall protection (weight must be 310 lbs. or less), operating of heavy, moving or dangerous equipment, performing repetitive fine hand movements, and lifting of 25-50 pounds; rarely working at heights, climbing stairs, performing work on electrical circuits, work in confined spaces, working alone on isolated/remote areas, and lifting of greater than 50 ->75 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection.

  • Preferred Qualifications:

Licensed Electrician

Certifications or professional affiliations as follows: CESCP, ASP, CSP, CHST, or other relevant BCSP or NEBOSH certifications

Previous experience working overseas

Previous experience working with the U.S. military in Contingency area of operations

Previous experience working it the US Army Corps of Engineers

Preferred Qualifications

Physical Skills and Abilities:

  • May require lifting up to 25 pounds.

  • Requires visual acuity to use a keyboard and monitor.