Sign in

Safety Manager

Cuero, TX
November 05, 2020

Contact this candidate


Aaron Cantu

HSE Technician/Coordinator

Personal Information

*** ******* ***** *****

Cuero, TX 77954


My strong standards in safety and effective communication skills are deeply seeded from my 15 years of experience in the industrial construction industry and time in the U.S. Army. No matter the team size, I have the experience to help build a Zero Incident safety culture that is well received and effective. Certifications

Relevant Employment Summary

Skills & Knowledge


- Microsoft Suite Proficient

- Professional Verbal and Written

Communication and Presentations


- Company Personnel

- Contractors

- Clients

- COVID Health Screenings and

Temperature Checks

- OSHA 1910 &1926 Regulation


- Cross-Company HSE Program

Integration, Coordination, and Record


- Prepare Safety Programs,

Instruction, and Training

- Orientations & Safety Meetings

- Compliance Data Collection and


- On Site Observation & Coaching

- Contractor Safety Audits

- Safety Leadership in the Field

- Safety Database Reporting and

Record Keeping

- Location & Equipment Inspections

- Incident and Accident

Investigations, Tracking and Trend


- OSHA 10 & 30

- NCCER Certified

- Construction Site Safety Supervisor

- Construction Site Safety Technician

- Safety Technology

- Field Safety

- First Aid, CPR, AED

- TWIC Card

- Industrial Ironworker

- Intermediate Rigging

- Advanced Rigging

- Signal Person

HSE Supervisor, Bay Ltd., 06.2020- 08.2020

Safety Supervisor over approximately 100 employees. My role was to maintain safety compliance for all employees, company, and client. I held morning safety meetings with safety team & employees to promote a proactive vs reactive culture. Observed and oversaw all craft tasks such as crane, excavation, and all elevated work situations. Tracked employee behavioral based observations to monitor job site trends. Assured all incidents and accidents were investigated properly and dealt with accordingly. Attended to employees in need of first aid and assured that their wellbeing was taken seriously. Administered Covid-19 screenings to employees.

HSE Supervisor, Wison Petrochemicals, 10.2019- 06.2020 I was a 3rd party HSE Supervisor (nights)/Coordinator (days) for a General Contractor overseeing 5 sub-contractors. I held weekly HSE meetings with all sub-contractors HSE management to discuss job site trends and share ideas on how to improve the overall jobsite safety. I would conduct audits and field observations with all sub-contractor safety teams, as well as audit their performance. I would conduct daily walkthroughs, coaching, and reporting for up to 500 employees.

Crane & Rigging Safety Supervisor, Vivot Equipment, 05.2019- 10.2019 Observed all critical lifts, relocation, and assembly/disassembly of cranes & equipment, as well as conduct routine inspections with crane operators and riggers. Coordinated critical lift planning with project management and all key personnel to be involved in the task. Verified credentials for all operators/riggers and assured that all necessary PPE was issued after new hire orientation was conducted. Notified and coordinated with client of any hazmat leaks/spills and initiated the cleanup process. Observed and coached all employees daily. Maintained an employee’s data matrix to track all corrective action. Assured employees’ knowledge of how to thoroughly inspect rigging and to remove all questionable rigging from service.

Safety Technician, Peterson Beckner Ind., 12.2018- 04.2019 Conducted toolbox meetings, field audits, reporting, and tracking while ensuring employee compliance with OSHA, company, and client standards. Assured all iron workers and riggers worked to or above company and client safety expectations. Daily observations were sent to Corporate Safety Manager for a weekly tracking.

Rigger, Various Companies, 03.2006- 12.2018

(Can be supplied upon request)

Worked as a Certified Journeyman Rigger on many industrial construction projects, shutdowns, and oil field/pipeline projects. Experience within this position provided a vast knowledge of the crane and rigging industry as well as critical incident forecasting, trouble shooting skills, location evaluation skills, field leadership, and interpersonal & communication skills.

Cannon Crew Member 13B, U.S. Army, 02.2000- 10.2004

Served 1 tour in Operation Enduring Freedom & 2 tours in Operation Iraqi Freedom. I drove, fired, and set up the M-109 Self Propelled Howitzer as part of rapid combat deployment unit.

Esteban Gonzalez

HSE Manager


Julio Nieto

Director of Safety


Stevan Kitcher

Site Coordinator


Contact this candidate