Lead Safety Coordinator resume example with 8+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Results-focused leader successful at promoting safety programs and mentoring individuals on ways to avoid mishaps and accidents. History of championing multiple safety processes on multiple projects while developing and maintaining relationships with Owners, Owner's Representatives, and Sub-Contractors.

  • Training and mentoring
  • Safety audits
  • Team Building
  • Preventive measures
  • Safety and compliance inspections
  • Preventative Measures
  • OSHA Standards and Codes
  • Training development
  • Risk management
  • Team Oversight
  • Records/files maintenance
  • Safety leadership
  • Emergency safety plans
  • Team leadership and direction
  • Leadership communications
Holliday High School Holliday, TX Expected in 05/2003 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Certified Safety Health Official Construction Industry, UTA DED OSHA Training Institute
  • OSHA #3015 Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics, UTA
  • OSHA #3085 Principles for Scaffolding, UTA
  • Specialist in Safety & Health Construction, UTA DED OSHA Training Institute
  • Specialist in Safety & Health General Industry, UTA DED OSHA Training Institute
  • OSHA #2264 Permit-Required Confined Space Entry, UTA
  • Machinery and Machine Guarding, UTA
  • OSHA 511, UTA
  • OSHA Fall Protection, UTA
  • Excavation and Trenching Competent Person Training, Vaughn Construction
  • OSHA 510, UTA
  • OSHA 30, UTA
  • First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor Sept 2023
  • OSHA 500
  • Certificate of Crane Management, Vaughn Construction
  • Asbestos Abatement Contractor Supervisor Course, Gebco
  • Root Cause Analysis and Incident Investigation, Vaughn
Work History
The Kemtah Group - Lead Safety Coordinator
Oakland, CA, 05/2022 - Current
  • Developed new training programs to address performance and knowledge issues.
  • Recommended changes to company culture to improve safety and meet changing demands.
  • Verified monthly practice of fire drills for every work shift.
  • Recognized, documented and advised on removal of hazards.
  • Wrote safety program plans to manage hazards, reduce incidents and save company money through less time lost and lower insurance payouts.
  • Responded to any emergencies as instructed and with utmost efficiency.
  • Inspected facilities for adherence to fire, hazard and safety guidelines.
  • Coached employees, managers and executives on effective safety policies.
  • Investigated accidents and hazardous incidents to determine cause and made recommendations for corrective action.
  • Designed programs, policies and procedures that were implemented to reduce or eliminate workplace injuries and hazards.
  • Conducted investigations into incidents and reported on findings.
  • Checked written JSAs and permits for adherence to regulations.
  • Gathered information, prepared reports and drafted correspondence related to cases.
  • Provided assistance in managing health and safety programs aligned with industry standards.
  • Inspected worksites, practices and gear for compliance with established safety standards.
  • Identified and eliminated potential safety code deficits and addressed adequacy of fire exits, stairways, aisle spaces and sprinkler systems through annual inspections.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions
  • Managed team of employees, overseeing hiring, training and professional growth of employees
  • Collaborated with team members to achieve target results
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications
  • Developed team communications and information for meetings
Vaughn Construction LLC. - Project Safety Coordinator
City, STATE, 01/2019 - 05/2022
  • Built successful hygiene programs based on techniques such as atmospheric monitoring and noise surveys to provide ongoing worker support.
  • Evaluated workplace conformance with OSHA standards and regulations, implementing immediate strategies to resolve deficiencies.
  • Eliminated dangerous behaviors potentially impacting worker safety in Construction settings through careful analysis and process optimization.
  • Optimized new employee training on gear and procedures to maximize team safety.
  • Developed recommendations to reduce hazards by improving gear, behaviors and procedures.
  • Identified accident causes and optimal prevention strategies by conducting thorough investigations and analyses.
  • Provided new-employee health and safety orientations and developed materials for presentations.
  • Recommended measures to help protect workers from potentially hazardous work methods, processes and materials.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Eliminated dangerous behaviors potentially impacting worker safety in various settings through careful analysis and process optimization.
  • Identified accident causes and optimal prevention strategies by conducting thorough investigations and analyses
Vaughn Construction LLC. - Project Safety Engineer
City, STATE, 02/2014 - 12/2018
  • Designed engineering solutions when facilities or equipment failed safety inspection, verifying future compliance with appropriate guidelines.
  • Reviewed production work processes to detect possible safety concerns, drafting corrective measures where appropriate.
  • Assisted in worksite incident investigations, helping to determine cause and fault to ascertain liability.
  • Drafted guidelines for hazard control programs such as fall protection, electrical safety and air quality guidelines.
  • Developed and enacted safety and quality control plans.
  • Supported safety inspection, providing information and facilities guidance to OSHA inspectors during walk-throughs.
  • Developed accident investigation reports
  • Mentored and trained personnel on procedures to protect health and maintain personnel safety.
  • Reviewed and reported on safety measures and workplace incidents, spearheading committees and initiatives driving vital change in workplace environments.
  • Drove internal policies on operations and safety to minimize costs and risks by safeguarding property, equipment and employees.
  • Assessed overall company safety, identified areas in need of improvement and spearheaded changes to protect personnel.
  • Created and deployed risk and injury avoidance techniques and emergency protocols in coordination with company leaders.
  • Evaluated potential hazards or damage that could occur from product misuse.
  • Evaluated potential health hazards or possible damage from product misuse.
  • Evaluated current safety program standards and program performance, identified trends and implemented corrective actions.
  • Designed safety strategies to meet company needs and supported implementation in required areas.
  • Investigated root causes of accidents, injuries and illnesses related to product usage to develop solutions to minimize or prevent recurrence.
  • Performed regular safety hazard assessments to reduce risks and promote positive behaviors.
  • Assisted in worksite incident investigations, helping to determine cause and fault to ascertain liability
  • Received Liberty Mutual Silver Safety Award Winner for TAMU Dental School.
  • Supervised team of 8-10 staff members on multiple projects.
  • Received Vaughn Core Value award winner : Teamwork and Vaughn Large project Safety award for UTSW West Campus Phase 1.

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School Attended

  • Holliday High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Safety Coordinator
  • Project Safety Coordinator
  • Project Safety Engineer


  • High School Diploma

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