Assistant Safety Manager

  • 210 Cleveland St, Cary, IL 60013, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Schnabel Foundation Company was formed in 1959 as a foundation engineering and construction company in business to design and build excavation support and specialized foundation systems. We still do that today. We have grown from a single office in Washington, DC to include nine offices from coast-to-coast.

Job Description

Join Our Team!

Represent a strong ethical company in our Cary, Illinois office as an Assistant Safety Manager. Be a part of the Schnabel team! This position reports directly to the Safety Director.

As an Assistant Safety Manager…

Work in a team environment to oversee and make decisions related to project safety, health and environmental policies such as:

  • Job site visits to conduct safety audits on personnel, equipment and materials

  • Evaluate, recommend and implement safety procedures and policies for the benefit of employees

  • Research and implement new materials handling processes

  • Analyze accident reports and evaluate injury case studies based on available facts

  • Prepare and conduct safety training sessions for employees

  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory bodies and standards (OSHA, MSHA, EPA, etc.)

  • Research regulations and policies and institute changes to ensure compliance

  • Track incident metrics and apply findings

  • Lead injury and incident investigations and evaluations

  • Create Job Hazard Analyses for project specific tasks, review them with the project team and make any necessary changes as needed before or during work activities

  • Substantial amount of travel



  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Safety Science

  • 3-5 years’ experience in the construction industry

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Knowledge of OSHA, MSHA and EPA standards with regard to construction

  • Ability to train, influence and motivate team members

  • Travel required (75 percent)

  • Self-motivated, great time management skills, strong work ethic and business integrity



















Additional Information

Schnabel Foundation Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

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