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Field Safety Inspector in Bloomington, MN at Velocitel

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position will ensure self-perform and subcontractors are complying with internal, client and OSHA safety standards.  This position assists in coordinating safety training programs and objectives.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conduct daily walk through inspections and audits of Velocitel constructions sites
  • Visit with crews and subcontractors to ensure safe work practices
  • Conduct regular vehicle safety inspections and audits
  • Recognize imminent danger and act accordingly to correct it, up to and including shutting down sites based on safety concerns
  • Assist with accident/injury investigations and root cause analysis
  • Promote safety oriented behavior at all field locations
  • Issue Corrective Action Notices (CANs) to the field for safety related violations
  • Assist with all safety record keeping applications
  • Conduct mandatory weekly safety meetings with field employees and managers
  • Assist Safety Manager, HR and management team to identify training needs, tools and resources
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) OR equivalent work experience


  • 1-3 years of progressive field safety experience
  • In depth knowledge of local, state and federal regulations regarding, but not limited to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Technical Skills:

  • Computer and Microsoft Office proficiency

Soft Skills:

  • Highly organized and detail orientated
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

 Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
  • Individuals must have a valid driver’s license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions
  • Comfortable working in an outdoor and indoor work environment (direct exposure to sun, heat and cold) and in extreme weather conditions if necessary
  • Ability to stoop, stand, sit, climb, handle items with hands and fingers, see clearly 20ft or more, talk and hear clearly
  • The ability to work weekends, nights, and unpredictable hours
  • Travel may be required and the ability to commit to long term on site assignments