CompanySilver Mountain Construction
Job TypeFull Time
Job Description

The Site Safety Health Officer (SSHO) is responsible for ensuring project personnel are sufficiently trained and qualified to execute assigned tasks and for assessing and reporting progress to the Project.  Responsible for the supervision of all field activities, in-house and subcontract laborers, and coordinating site logistics.  Routinely assess work activities to ensure tasks are performed in accordance with the requirements detailed in the EM-385-1-1, project specification and Accident Prevention Plan (APP).  Ensure equipment is inspected, meets APP safety requirements and is adequate to meet the intended function for the project.  The SSHO will perform the following:  authority to stop work for conditions adverse to quality or safety; Provide day-to-day technical overview of on-site project activities; ensure project field activities are performed safely to execute work in accordance with the APP, work scope, and schedule, AHA’s; ensure equipment and other project resources are in working order and comply with the APP; implementation of the APP. 

Essential Duties:

  • Implements the company’s health and safety program; conducts and/or participates in associated training, safety meetings and inspections
  • Implements site safety and emergency plans
  • Coordinate with subcontractors in timely development of activity hazard analysis and control measures for scopes.
  • Daily Safety inspections and reporting of inspections. 
  • Prepares daily reports, job diaries, narratives, and all other documentation as determined by the company and by the project needs
  • Enforces all regulatory, base and company specific safety rules
  • Communicates and supports a proactive culture of Safety
  • Implements site safety and emergency plans
  • Performs other duties as are appropriate and as assigned
  • Demonstrated ability to work accurately, follow procedures and schedules, and prioritize multiple tasks

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or related educational background is preferred.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in the role of a Site Safety Health Officer on government projects.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of demonstrated continuous safety related roles in increasing size and complexity.
  • A combination of of experience and education that demonstrates the required skills, knowledge, and abilities will be considered.
  • Must be able to pass Government NCIS background check at time of hire.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • NAVFAC/USACE project experience preferred.
  • Working knowledge of EM 385-1-1
  • OSHA 10 hour
  • OSHA 30 hour
  • CPR – First Aid certification
  • Proficiency with all MS Office products (Word, Excel, Project)
  • Ability to work in a team environment and fit in with company culture and processes
  • Effective professional oral and written communication skills
  • Must possess a strong work ethic, Strong organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check.


Crane and Rigging Experience, Structural Steel Erection, Pile Installation

Salary commensurate with experience: $100-120k

North Wind offers a competitive pay and benefits package to include health, life, and disability insurance benefits, 401(k) with company match, generous paid leave, and tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. As a company, we are committed to employee wellness, professional development, and work-life balance. We value safety, reliability, and commitment to our people! For more information about our benefits or hiring philosophy, visit the North Wind Career Opportunities Page.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8718 or use the Request for Reasonable Accommodation form to get assistance.

North Wind Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.