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Safety Manager - Underground

Kiewit Corporation Lead, SD

Job Description

Requisition ID: 80074

    Primary Responsibilities:

  •  Implement and oversee the Project Safety Program including the development of site safety policies and procedures. 
  • Conduct training, including new hire orientation and safety meetings. 
  • Monitor all heavy industrial construction work for compliance with safety requirements. 
  • Certification as a Safety Professional or Emergency Medical Technician is also desired.
  •  Embody the Kiewit approach to safety, being constantly aware of conditions and work practices, being empowered to stop all unsafe work when needed.


  • Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Industrial or equivalent degree/work experience
  • 15 or more years' relevant construction experience with a minimum of eight or more years' EHS management.
  • OSHA 30 certification.
  • Current HAZWOPER and LOTO training.
  • Confined Space permit.
  • Ability to work in highly specific work environment (excavations/tunnels) and around related equipment.
  • Willingness to relocate to project sites across the USA and/or Canada for an extended period of time..

    Working Conditions:

  •  Fast-paced office environment.
  • Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively.
  • Regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen.
  • Occasionally lift and move objects up to 30 pounds.

    About Kiewit 
    As one of North Americas largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

    How We're Different

  •    Consistently ranked within the top five of the œTop 400 Contractors according to Engineering News-Record 
  •    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
  •    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
  •    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
  •    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

    Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

  • Job Details

    Date Posted May 17, 2019
    Date Closes July 16, 2019
    Requisition 80074
    Located In Lead, SD
    SOC Category 00-0000.00