Safety Manager

Posted: 01/05/2022

Buchanan Construction is seeking a skilled safety professional to join our team. Our award-winning safety program has been recognized at the National, State, and local level, with two NAHB SAFE awards, as well as multiple “Safety Program of the Year” awards. The Safety Manager will both continue the management of our currently thriving safety operations, and foster continued development within this program.

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Buchanan Construction Quick Facts

  • Established in 2005, Nationally recognized Design + Build Firm
  • Services: custom homes, luxury renovations, commercial, and planned development construction
  • Family-oriented culture with focus on building with Quality, Integrity, and Professionalism
  • Builder of the 2020 Southern Living Idea House
  • On-staff Carpentry Team, Design + Build Manager, and Interior Designers
  • Building in WNC and upstate SC
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Job Description Summary

Supervises, trains, and coordinates Company employees and subcontractors in regard to Company’s safety policies and procedures for on-site construction activities, both residential and commercial.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with management to further develop and maintain safety programs and policies
  • Inspect project sites and ensure safe working environments and appropriate agency compliance
  • Work with and educate employees and subcontractors in regard to regulations and best practices
  • Work with site managers to establish site-specific safety measures such as signage, staging, and emergency response plans
  • Conduct and/or coordinate on-site and in-office meetings for training of employees and subcontractors
  • Represent company during applicable project inspections by local agencies
  • Investigate incidents, complete and file incident reports, and adjust company policies as a result of findings
  • Perform costs analyses of safety programs and policies

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field is preferred
  • Four or more years of experience in the construction industry
  • Knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards in the construction industry
  • Familiarity with drug testing policies and procedures
  • Good knowledge of basic technical principles such as Microsoft Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated with a team-driven mentality
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

Work Conditions

  • Exposure to undesirable environmental conditions may be necessary
  • Inclement weather
  • Loud noise
  • Exposure to construction site elements


  • Health Insurance – 50% employer-paid
  • Company Vehicle
  • Simple IRA – 3% match
  • Excellent Company culture and atmosphere

Pay: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year – pay depends on experience

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

  • How many years of construction and/or safety experience do you have?
  • What is the highest level of education you have completed?
  • Do you have the following license or certification: Driver's License?

Work Location: Multiple Locations