AECOM Health & Safety Officer in Bogota, Colombia

Colombia - Distrito Capital, Bogota

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Health & Safety Officer for employment in our Bogota, Colombia office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop all safety Risk Hazard Matrix, Job safe analysis, BBS

  • Development a specify Health & Safety plan and standard of procedure for demolition, dismantle & decontamination activities

  • Oversight the H&S standards of subcontractor & compliance

  • Work with other disciplines (e.g., Engineering, Operations, Environmental, Safety and QC, Social area etc.)

  • Perform worksite audits, inspections and evaluations on all company operations. Managing the external compliance auditors

  • Perform monitoring for potential health hazards in the workplace including (field and office): Chemical, Particulate, Noise, Heat Stress, Ergonomic, air monitoring, etc.

  • Performed accident/incident investigation to help determine causes and corrective actions as needed

  • Assist in authoring and classifying Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) in all business lines of the company

  • Excellent knowledge of OSHA 14001 and 18001

  • Perform program reviews of current policies and procedures to ensure that they meet the most current regulatory and consensus standards

  • Conduct safety surveillance of operations to ensure compliance to requirements and procedures

  • Instill a safety culture in the workforce to ensure positive engagement “Safety for Life” program

  • Assist in safety related training courses. This may be preparation of web based training, or instructor led training

  • Elaborated monthly report of KPI from Safety Management System (METRICS)

  • Reporting, Keep and maintain excellent relationship with AECOM Safety Corporate Group

  • Position 80 % field & 20 % office work

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • 2+ years of experience working in the Health & Safety area

  • Colombian Safety & Occupational License

  • Knowledge of industrial hygiene is needed

  • Previous experience at Oversight Demolition, Dismantles & Decontamination Projects or similar

  • Bilingual English & Spanish

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Environmental, Civil, Chemical and Mechanical Engineering

  • 5+ years of experience working in the Health & Safety area

  • Proficiency English

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Colombia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194905BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.