Bechtel Corporation Safety Specialist/Engineer - AT&T (San Diego, CA) in San Diego, California

Requisition ID: 215110

Job Summary

The Bechtel AT&T Mobility project provides project management, site development, procurement and construction services to the AT&T customer to build new cell sites, upgrade existing sites with new technologies, add bandwidth to existing sites and decommission old technologies.

The project has markets located in various regions throughout the U.S. and is currently seeking a Safety Specialist/Engineer to provide support to the AT&T project to support the San Diego, California location. No relocation will be authorized.

This position integrates safety issues and requirements into proposals, planning documents, government documents, design specifications and criteria, construction plans and schedules, bid specifications, and subcontract packages for projects. Has technical responsibility for interpreting complex requirements, evaluating and applying appropriate safety engineering principles, and formulating scopes of work, plans, and methodologies suitable for achieving and maintaining compliance with safety requirements. Provides technical assistance to other safety professionals assigned to projects and other project functions.

Job Responsibilities :

1. Provides input on bid decisions, proposal development, and estimates (scope, constraints, schedules, budgets) with respect to integration and compliance with safety requirements.

2. Provides technical support to safety studies, health assessment studies, and project risk assessments.

3. Coordinates appropriate consideration of safety requirements with subcontracts, engineering, and construction personnel as assigned.

4. Provides safety technical support and assistance to projects and coordinates safety requirements and formulation of risk reduction measures with project-assigned safety personnel, engineering, construction and onsite ES&H representatives during construction.

5. Participates in meetings with customers, project team members, and contractors/subcontractors to advise them of safety requirements that may affect project design, schedule, and cost.

6. Drafts comprehensive ES&H plans, project specific risk reduction plans, safety awareness training programs, and technical reports.

7. Provides recommendations and input for revising safety procedures, work processes, and other quality improvement measures.

8. Conducts safety inspections/assessments of project construction activities to monitor compliance with applicable safety and health requirements including contractual commitments, permits, and the project’s ES&H plan.

9. When in supervisory role, implements personnel policies (e.g., conducts employee performance evaluations) and provides technical direction to staff.

Job Qualifications :

  • Must have the right to work and remain in the US without sponsorship.

  • Bachelor of Science degree in the sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry, physics, public health), mechanical engineering or related field from an accredited college or university with 3 years’ experience or 9 years equivalent work experience.

  • Minimum of 3-5 years knowledge of safety laws/regulations and regulatory agencies’ processes and responsibilities, industry standards/practices for safety and health compliance, and best management practices for minimizing potential safety risks during project execution.

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a safety specialty (e.g., Personal Protective Equipment, lockout/tagout, fall protection, excavation, People Based Safety) or engineering (e.g., civil, process safety, mechanical) or related disciplines.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live. at

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.