EHS Specialist

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 + Years Experience

Company: Strike
Skills: Environmental, Safety & Training
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Status: Active

No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Job Summary:

The EHS Specialist identifies, eliminates and controls hazardous conditions that may lead to injury and/or property damage using Strike's EHS standards, best practices and analytical techniques.


Primary Job Function:

  • Plan and execute the site EHS function requirements.
  • Conduct daily site EHS meetings.
  • Implement preventive measures and recommend improvement on any unsafe conditions, materials and equipment.
  • Perform job site analysis, determine employee exposure, and institute safe work procedures.
  • Conduct daily EHS inspections, document findings, and implement corrective actions.
  • Conduct accident investigations and facilitate the return to work program.
  • Manage daily activities regarding injury management and Workers Compensation issues.
  • Administrate the Company Substance Abuse Program, including drug and alcohol testing.
  • Maintain all site required documentation related to EHS issues, i.e. accident reports, inspection reports, training logs.
  • Conduct EHS training sessions for employees and supervisors.
  • Cooperate with sub-contractors on the work progress and monitor their EHS related functions.
  • Investigate ALL incidents and near misses, including recommendations for future prevention and methods of mitigation.
  • Participate in all Root Cause or similar Investigations.
  • Ensure Compliance with applicable OSHA, PHMSA, FMCSA, EPA, TCEQ, Federal, State, and Local Requirements.
  • Ensure Compliance with and assist in the development of Temporary Traffic Control Plans and Procedures.
  • Work with project personnel in a professional and mature manner in order to maintain the integrity of the Company and relationships formed therein.


  • 3-10 years of construction EHS related experience.
  • Working knowledge of OSHA CFR 1926 standards.
  • Training experience a plus


  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in EHS related field.
  • First Aid, CPR, OSHA 500 certification.


  • Analyzes problems and makes sounds decisions in a timely manner based on Strike's EHS standards.
  • Utilizes organizational skills with good attention to detail and emphasis on quality.
  • Displays good written and oral communication skills and employs effective listening skills.
  • Displays tactful, mature and professional demeanor with good interpersonal skills including the ability to work with diverse personnel, vendors and medical professionals.
  • Physical demands require ability to endure frequent physical activity, work long days and handle outdoor elements including a variety of weather conditions.


Other Criteria:

  • Requires frequent travel.
  • Experience working with a slope plan, walking on steep grades due to hilly terrain of locations.
  • Complies with Strike's policies and procedures.
  • Complies with Strike's Drug & Alcohol Policy maintaining favorable drug testing results throughout employment.
  • Performs job safely with respect to others, property and individual safety.
  • Works effectively with others to encourage teamwork and productivity.
  • Eligible to work in the United States.

Strike is an equal opportunity employer.