AECOM Safety Engineer in Carlsbad, New Mexico

United States of America - New Mexico, Carlsbad

Job Summary

Nuclear Waste Partnership, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking a

Safety Engineer to be based in our Carlsbad, New Mexico location.

The successful candidate will assist in assuring work packages contain adequate safety information, observing work for safety compliance, mentoring operations staff in safety compliance, and updating procedures with new requirements. The individual will help perform detailed work, analyze findings, prepare reports, and make recommendations. Accurately interpret, apply and explain applicable codes, laws, regulations, policies and procedures. Use initiative and independent judgment to make decisions within established guidelines. Understand and follow departmental policies. Serve as a consultant to Site Operations for the purpose of achieving full compliance with applicable federal, state and DOE requirements pertaining to Industrial Safety. Conduct frequent inspections of site facilities and job performance to ensure compliance with requirements and safety of personnel. Conduct reviews of site procedures, purchase requisitions and work instructions to ensure hazards are appropriately defined and mitigated.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree and two (2) years of experience in a related field, or

  • Associate’s plus six (6) years of experience, or

  • High School Diploma or GED plus ten (10) years of experience is required.

  • Minimum years of experience must be in a Safety related field.

  • Previous mining or industrial safety experience is mandatory.

  • Experience in implementation of OSHA/MSHA standards in an industrial/mining environment is essential.

  • Ability to attain underground qualification, respirator qualification and RADII qualification is required.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background in Lockout/Tagout, Fall Protection, Excavations, Maintenance, and/or Electrical is preferred.

  • A Safety Certification would be a plus.

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197288BR

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.