Safety Specialist

Job Summary
Provide Colonial with Safety subject matter expertise to facilitate and promote enhanced Safety awareness through application of Safety processes and achievement of established Safety objectives. Present a positive image of health and safety to foster cooperative relationships, motivating and influencing individuals to value and take personal ownership of safety. Engender safety awareness, trust and commitment. Connect with the workforce to communicate the importance of safety and to positively influence compliance with safety objectives. Coordinate, support and promote company safety areas of emphasis. Maintain proficiency in safety regulations (OSHA, NFPA, ACGIH, API, Etc.).
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Job Site Visits:
Complete and document construction and maintenance worksite inspections. Work with employees and contractors to address any exceptions found during the inspections.
Conduct critical work assessments and behavior based observations as directed. Communicate findings to District Safety Supervisor.
Complete and document facility inspections. Communicate findings and make recommendations for correction, and follow-up with Supervisor, local Operations, and others to ensure successful resolution of outstanding inspection issues.
Provide Safety Training:
Provide instructor lead training on safety training requirements including: initial safety orientation, annual safety training, OSHA required training
Incident Analysis & MOC
Incident Analysis: Facilitate Safety incident analysis (IA's) as required for reported incidents. Advise OM's on all Tier 1 incidents, lead Tier 2,3,& 4 incidents as assigned)
Responsible for area MOCs to ensure: changes to equipment, procedures or process safety information, are assessed for new or modified hazards. Ensure changes are effectively communicated
Emergency Response
Respond to emergencies at assigned level within in the District Emergency Spill Response plan and Spill Management Team.
Provide SME:
Provide safety expertise by observing construction and maintenance worksite conditions, equipment and worker behavior to ensure safety and security procedures and regulations are followed.
Attend pre-job safety meetings/kickoffs. Review and provide guidance during the development of Job Safety Analysis (JSA) and Project Safety Plans as needed.
Develop and Maintain Safety SME:
OSHA 30 Hour, Process Safety Bootcamp, and other safety related training to increase knowledge, skills and competencies
Minimum Required
High School diploma or equivalent, technical background preferred.
3 years of safety related work experience or 5years of Colonial Operations experience with active participation in safety
Associate degree in safety-related discipline
Safety certification preferred (i.e. OHST, ASP, CSP, etc.)
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
OSHA Standards
Colonials Safety Program and Safe Work Practices
Colonials Incident Investigation Program
Colonial's MOC Program
Excellent interpersonal skills
Strong organizational and project management skills
Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills
Issue resolution skills
Microsoft Office
Ability to read, understand, and interpret regulatory standards, guidelines, and requirements
Ability to successfully perform multiple tasks/projects in high pressure and time restricted situations
Ability to recognize, research and resolve gaps identified in the company safety process
Colonial Pipeline is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of

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