Site Safety and Health Officer


Neel-Schaffer is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, client focused environment?

Neel-Schaffer has an opportunity for a qualified Site Safety and Health Officer for a long-term project.  Our ideal candidate will be someone with extensive site safety experience in large civil construction projects.  The position is based in New Orleans / Myrtle Grove, LA. Neel-Schaffer is an Engineering News-Record Top 500 engineering design, planning and construction management firm.  Neel-Schaffer offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits that include health insurance and a matching 401(k) savings plan.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual looking for career growth and will be organized and detail oriented, able to manage and follow-through on multiple job tasks, a good communicator, have reliable transportation and ability to travel up to one hour to the project site.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associate Degree and/or other safety & health applicable accreditations required
  • CSM, CHST or STS, OHST, ASP, CSP (ideal but not required)
  • 5 years Safety Management experience including Army Corps. of Engineers, EM385-1-1 & DOT
  • Knowledgeable of regulatory standards for construction, general industry & EM385-1-1
  • Experienced in completing regular compliance observations & inspections
  • An average of at least 24 hours of formal safety training each year over the past 5 years
  • Training for competent person status in the following areas:  Fall Protection, Excavation, Scaffolding, Confined Space, Electrical, Job Hazard Analysis & First Aid/CPR.

Salary is commensurate with experience, certifications, and skills.  Employee benefits package is available.  Background check, pre-hire and random drug screening is required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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