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Ameresco Site Safety Manager in Aiken (Savannah River), South Carolina

Fueled by a dedicated workforce, Ameresco is an innovative technology company specializing in energy solutions. Customers benefit from our ability to design, develop, finance and construct solutions to increase energy efficiency, optimize operations, leverage renewable energy assets, and plan for a resilient future. Our unique position enables us to deliver objective solutions for measurable cost savings and sustainable roadmaps for energy generation. Drawing from decades of experience, Ameresco develops tailored energy projects for the commercial, industrial, government, education, healthcare and public housing sectors.

Ameresco currently has a new opportunity at the Savannah River site in Aiken, SC for an experienced Site Safety Manager to be responsible for planning, preparing, organizing, implementing, and executing all safety administrative and performance requirements for an assigned project in accordance with contract specifications, EM-385, OSHA, Ameresco internal Safety Management System, and Accident Prevention Plan (APP), while fully integrating with the project team to support the safe production of quality work. This position may provide oversight to daily activities for assigned direct reports.


Conduct daily safety and health inspections and maintain a written log which includes area/operation inspected, date of inspection, identified hazards, recommended corrective actions, estimated and actual dates of corrections;

Conduct mishap investigations and complete required reports;

Maintain the OSHA Form 300 and Daily Production reports for prime and sub-contractors;

Ensure sub-contractor compliance with safety and health requirements;

Maintain applicable safety reference material on the job site;

Attend the pre-construction conference, pre-work meetings including preparatory inspection meeting, and periodic in-progress meetings;

Implement, update and enforce APPs and AHAs;

Maintain a safety and health deficiency tracking system that monitors outstanding deficiencies until resolution;

Post a list of unresolved safety and health deficiencies on the safety bulletin board;

Maintain a list of hazardous chemicals on site and their material safety data sheets;

Communicates successes, challenges, and corrective actions to all stakeholders in a clear and professional manner, in support of Ameresco’s Safety Values;

Assist the Project Manager with daily tasks and reporting; and

Perform other duties as required.


Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Minimum 5 years large scale commercial/ government/ industrial construction site safety experience.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

Current certifications in First Aid, CPR, OSHA, 30-hour Construction Safety and industry; standards plus familiarity with Army Corps of Engineers EM 385-1-1 highly desirable.

Ability to manage positive and effective interpersonal, functional, organizational relationships with all parties.

Excellent verbal, written, and computer communication and presentation skills.

Valid Driver License issued by state of residence and in good standing.

Ability to travel and provide on-call response required.

AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability.

Energy careers at Ameresco bring employees to the forefront of new energy technology with the backing of an experienced team of energy efficiency and renewable energy engineers and professionals. Ameresco is a recognized leader throughout North America and United Kingdom, delivering comprehensive renewable energy and energy efficiency services to public and private enterprises.

"Its inspiring to work on projects that are shaping the future of energy use and to be part of a team that has tremendous experience in renewable energy systems."

  • Ameresco Employee