Burns & McDonnell Assistant Corporate Safety & Health Specialist in Kansas City, Missouri


The Assistant Corporate Safety & Health Specialist will assist the Corporate Safety & Health Management department on compliance issues specifically for our Clients, Subcontractors and Burns & McDonnell at the construction project support and corporate level. This position will support company Safety & Health policies and procedures, providing professional support for Safety & Health compliance matters.

  • Assist project site Safety & Health, corporate and regional office personnel in the implementation of the site specific Safety & Health programs, goals, safety policies and procedures.

  • Assist in maintaining compliance applicable to the Local, State, and Federal Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations.

  • Assist project Safety & Health walk-through assessments with all project safety representatives to verify assessments are completed on time and entered at the corporate level.

  • Monitor the Project Safety & Health Program documentation requirements; and assist with assessments to the corporate Safety & Health Management team from the project site.

  • Update memos and programs relative to project and corporate safety.

  • Responsible for communicating Safety & Health material to site personnel.

  • Assist in maintaining Safety & Health compliance in regards to OSHA logs, corporate policies, incident investigation, injury case management tool, training, and protective equipment distribution.

  • Assist in development and implementation of corporate Safety & Health initiatives and plans.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • A qualified candidate for this position will possess a Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Construction Management, or relevant degree; applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

  • A minimum of 2-4 years experience in a Safety & Health Specialist role in a construction environment.

  • Basic knowledge of Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Construction, and General Industry Regulations, America National Standards Institution (ANSI), National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH), Army Corps of Engineers (CoE), Engineers Manual 385-1 and National Electrical Code (NEC) Standards.

  • Completion of/or ability to obtain OSHA 10 and/or 30 Hour Construction Outreach Safety Training Course.

  • Proficient with Windows-based platform and computer skills.

  • This position requires driving to various locations; a valid driver's license is required.


Job Safety & Health

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 180545