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Site Safety Officer 

Location: Seattle, WA 

Centennial is a national leader in renovation, infrastructure improvements, new construction, sustainable initiatives and emergency services for facility owners. We operate a nationwide network of more than 30 offices led by construction professionals who share a common goal: to keep promises, honor commitments and exceed client expectations. Our performance helps forge strong partnerships, which are strengthened over time.
As the nation's foremost practitioner of Job Order Contracting (JOC) project delivery, Centennial tailors its performance-based approach to best address owner requirements. Centennial adapts its proven systems to ably address project intricacies, whether through Design-Build, Integrated Delivery, Construction Management, On-Call Construction, Engineering and Services or Facility Management.
Centennial serves institutions, government agencies and private industry. As a member of the Bilfinger Engineering and Services Group, Centennial helps clients better control day-to-day expenditures, lower energy consumption and reduce facility management costs.
People constitute Centennial's key differentiator - professionals committed to operating at the forefront of performance-based construction and contributing daily to mutually beneficial, long-term client partnerships.


Minimum Qualifications: 

• One to two years’ experience in the construction industry
• Experience in safety inspections and the implementation of safety plans
• Good communication skills, positive “can-do” attitude, and a willingness to learn
• Ability to instruct subcontractors in the details of the work they perform (by enforcement) to improve safety performance
• Ability to train and mentor others in safety as required
• Ability to respond quickly and effectively under pressure and deadlines
• Ability to facilitate company programs/policies as they relate to the safety of our work
• Ability to abide by and enforce Centennial’s Code of Conduct on a daily basis
• Red Cross First Aid, Adult CPR and AED Certification or equivalent
• OSHA 30 for the Construction Industry    

Scope of Responsibility: 

Primarily responsible for inspection and enforcement of the site Safety and Health Program. Interacts with all subcontractors on site. Reports to the Health, Safety and Environment Quality (HSEQ) Manager   

Position Duties: 

• Attend weekly (or more often as appropriate) site safety meeting(s) and document attendance.
• Administer weekly toolbox meetings. Assist the subcontractor partners with required HSEQ safety documentation submissions
• Ensure compliance with company safety policies, corporate safety initiatives, and state, local and federal regulations
• Maintain communications with HSEQ Manager and project staff to ensure proper project safety compliance and report on safety violations and safety practices
• Responsible for timely reporting of all safety incidents in accordance with Centennial policies and protocols
• Assist with accident investigations, incident reports, take photographs, obtain necessary items on site, and maintain the appropriate records. Assist in determining the actions required to eliminate the reoccurrence of a similar incident.
• Assist the Health, Safety and Environment Quality (HSEQ) Manager with their onsite safety visits and inspections
• Assist with follow up inspections for items identified by the Health, Safety and Environment Quality (HSEQ) Manager requiring corrective action to ensure timely completion of action items    

We are a national General Contractor providing complex renovation and design/build construction services around the country. Our clients include both government and institutional facilities across multiple states. We offer long term opportunities with excellent compensation, benefits and advancement potential. All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check. This position requires daily, reliable transportation to and from project sites.


I certify that the answers given herein are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. By submitting my application to Centennial and/or other Joint Venture Companies, I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I understand that this application is not and is not intended to be a contract of employment. If I am hired, I understand that I have the right to terminate my employment at any time, with or without cause, and that Centennial and/or other Joint Venture Companies retains the same right.  

I understand that as an applicant for a position, I may be required to submit to a drug screening and background check as a condition of employment and/or continued employment. I understand that an unsatisfactory result from, refusal to cooperate with, or any attempt to affect the results of these pre-employment tests and background checks will result in withdrawal of any employment offer or termination of employment if already employed.  

In the event of employment, I understand that false or misleading information given in my application or interviews may result in discharge. I understand, also, that I am required to abide by all rules and regulations of the company as set forth in the Centennial Employee Handbook.  


You are invited to provide your race, gender and if you are disabled in your employment application, but it is not required. This information is being requested on a voluntary basis solely to fulfill our Affirmative Action requirements as a Federal Contractor. If you prefer not to disclose you will not be subject to any adverse treatment. Any information collected related to a disability will be kept confidential and in accordance with the ADA.  

Centennial Contractors Enterprises, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  

Please reach out to Luis Castillo (luis.castillo@bilfinger.com) in case of any questions related to this position. 

Centennial Contractors Enterprises Inc.  is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other legally protected characteristics.

This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

If E-Verify cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, this employer is required to give you written instructions and an opportunity to contact Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or Social Security Administration (SSA) so you can begin to resolve the issue before the employer can take any action against you, including terminating your employment.

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