Chenega Corporation Safety Specialist in Baltimore, Maryland


Company Job Title:

Safety Specialist




Baltimore, MD

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:The Safety Specialist is responsible for coordinating and maintaining company policies adhering to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Aid in facilitating various safety meetings and committees.

  • Facilitate housekeeping inspections.

  • Perform safety audits, hazard analysis and job safety analyses.

  • Maintain and update safety policies, programs, procedures and practices.

  • Ensure compliance with and train employees on all environmental, health and safety regulations.

  • Respond to emergency situations.

  • Investigate injuries, accidents and near misses.

  • Coordinate with worker’s compensation claims processing regarding timely investigations and return to work program.

  • Assist with developing and delivering formal and informal employee training.

  • Keep current with regulatory updates through literature and electronic means that effect the organization.

  • Support DOT compliance and driver’s safety programs.

  • Design methods to perform work in specific areas.

Non-Essential Duties:

  • Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • NONE

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required

  • 10 years’ experience required

  • 5 years with USACE project experience required

  • Secret Clearance required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to interpret and apply local, state, and federal regulations.

  • Must be familiar with OSHA, EPA, and NFPA. Familiarity with DOT regulations is a plus.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Demonstrate the ability to initiate and implement change.

  • Assertive, well-organized team player able to lead and motivate others to achieve operational goals.

  • Ability to work extended hours as needed.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel, Word

  • Ability to travel


  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.


  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Organization: Chenega Worldwide Support

Title: Safety Specialist

Location: Maryland-Baltimore

Requisition ID: 1800002115