Safety Code Compliance

The selected candidate will report directly to the Chief of Safety Code Compliance Unit. S/he will interface through all aspects of this position. The Safety Code Compliance Specialist is directly responsible for all aspects of the DDC’s safety-related construction programs, including review of safety programs and plans, safety inspections, comprehensive audits, enforcement of DDC construction safety policies/procedures, and local, state and federal codes, specifically OSHA, DOT, DOB and MUTCD. S/he will conduct safety audits and investigations of project construction sites to identify unsafe work conditions that could affect workers or public; provide guidance to project managers and other staff on safety issues; ensure implementation of corrective actions; participate in training programs; issue electronic reports documenting field findings; schedule, document and perform construction safety-related audits; manage safety-related records to ensure compliance with the applicable safety regulations; attend various construction meetings; participate in field emergency response and accident investigations; and effectively present information and while responding to questions from engineers, managers, contractors, and customers.

Minimum Qual Requirements

1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration, or public administration, and five years of full-time satisfactory experience in the planning, administering or expediting of engineering design, and/or construction, or coordinating a very large engineering project, two years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity; or
2. A four year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and nine years of experience as described in “1” above; two years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity; or

3. Education and/or experience equivalent to “1” or “2” above. An accredited Master’s degree in one of the disciplines described in “1” above, a law degree, or a valid New York State license as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect or Landscape Architect may be substituted for one year of the required experience. However, all candidates must have the two years of the administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory experience as described in “1” above.

Preferred Skills

OSHA Construction Industry 30 Hour certification. Construction related experience and practical working knowledge of OSHA requirements and safety auditing. Strong verbal, written and computer skills are required. Valid NYS Driver License is required.

To Apply

For City Employees, please go to Employee Self Service (ESS), click on Recruiting Activities/Careers and Search for Job ID # 239306.

For all other applicants, please go to www.nyc.gov/jobs, go to Search for Open NYC Jobs and click on Non-Employee Login to search for Job ID # 239306.

Do not email, mail or fax your resume to DDC directly. No phone calls will be accepted.


35 Hours

Work Location

30-30 Thomson Avenue, LIC, NY

Residency Requirement

New York City Residency is not required for this position


Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2016

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