Safety Officer

  • Carolinas HealthCare System
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020
Full time Education

Job Description

Job Req ID: 364141

Position Number: 00150058

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Variable/On Call

Shift Details:

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: Safety - Construction Support

Location: CHS Capital Initiatives

Location Details: 

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit




The FMG Specialist (Construction Safety) is responsible for monitoring and evaluating various life safety and construction safety programs to include facility inspection, fire safety training, and ensure compliance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations governing construction safety activities.


Essential Functions:

  • Determine type and verify interim life safety measures and barriers as determined through pre­ construction risk assessment.
  • Interact in person and in writing with contractors, project managers, owner representatives, end users and other stakeholders regarding project-related effects on safety, life safety and facility operations.
  • Document safety-related project planning, monitoring and follow-up activities in writing and/or with photographs and maintain records for applicable surveys.
  • Conduct and monitor training programs as needed.
  • Review BIM/CADD drawings and phasing plans with project teams to assess interim life safety measures and life safety designs needed.
  • Monitor construction safety program integrity and facilitate collaboration with project teams.
  • Make formal recommendations for ILSMs and other protective measures.
  • Possess and use strong background in Life Safety Code and construction safety standards.


Degree: Bachelors required.  Masters degree preferred.

  • Prefer  major  in  Safety  Management,  Construction  Management,  Industrial  Engineering,  or Occupational  Safety.


  • Minimum five to seven years experience in related discipline required.
  • Minimum three (3) years experience in healthcare preferred.
  • Knowledge  of  State  and  Federal  OSHA,  NFPA,  The  Joint  Commission,  EPA  and  CDC laws/regulations required. Knowledge of State Building Codes/Fire Codes preferred.
  • CSP, CFPS, CHC Pcertifications preferred



At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.


As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.


Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Atrium Health is an EOE/AA Employer

Employment Type

Full Time