• Site Safety Manager - Energy Efficiency & Renewables

    Job Locations US-VA-Portsmouth, VA 23709
    Job ID
    Operations and Maintenance
  • Overview

    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.


    New opportunity anticipated for an experienced Site Safety Manager to oversee daily construction and project operations and ensure a safe, healthy, accident-free work environment at Norfolk Naval Shipyard.


    Participate in Construction Team meetings and provide regular on-site project presence. Plan, implement, manage, and maintain comprehensive environmental safety & health programs at project site locations.

    Provide Project Management Team with guidance on health and safety and confirm project site fulfills industry, local, state, and federal guidelines and regulations.

    Conduct safety meetings, audits, and inspections to ensure compliance, evaluate performance, identify corrective action and implement follow up assessments.

    Collaborate with Project Management to develop an Emergency Action Plan and serve as Primary Contact for project site injury and incident notification, investigation, and case management.

    Maintain a written log of project site safety inspection activities, reports, and correspondence.

    Plan, implement, and conduct project site preventative care, safety, and compliance training programs.

    Perform other duties as required.


    Minimum Requirements:  

    Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Health, Engineering or related discipline.

    Minimum 8 years large scale commercial/ government/ industrial construction project management experience, including at least 4 years management level safety profession experience.


    Additional Preferred Qualifications:

    Current certifications in First Aid, CPR, OSHA, 30-hour Construction Safety and industry; standards plus familiarity with DOE 10 CFR Part 851 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.

    May be required to pass security clearance investigation.

    Ability to travel and provide on-call response required.


    Interested individuals are encouraged to APPLY DIRECTLY through the AMERESCO Company Website for confidential and immediate consideration. Please visit to submit your resume, cover letter, sample project history, geographic location preference, and salary information for immediate and confidential consideration. DIRECT Applicant Response Preferred.


    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


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