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Pike Corporation Regional Safety Supervisor in Plainfield, Indiana

Position Summary: The Regional Safety Supervisor position is responsible for managing relationships with assigned customers, implementation and execution of company and customer safety programs and initiatives and responsible for field safety supervision and customer safety coordination. The Regional Safety Supervisor is accountable for operational, administrative, technical, and financial components of assigned job responsibilities.

Essential Functions:

  • Support, lead, and implement both Burford’s Construction & Utility safety programs, policies, and procedures, with a focus on driving regional consistency

  • Engage with workforce by making regular crew visits to ensure compliance of safety programs, policies, and procedures

  • Provide training and oversight ranging from General Foremen down to Groundmen

  • Coordinate and lead all new hire onboarding, orientation training, and other field level trainings as required

  • Assist and communicate with all levels of leadership with Burford’s Construction as required

  • Assist in communication and implementation of new software programs, technologies, etc. pertaining to safety program(s)

  • Present/communicate on safety related topics to management and utility customers

  • Demonstrate modern climbing and rigging techniques in the field

  • Support personnel in emergency/storm response, ensuring compliance and safe work practices

  • Other duties as assigned

Other Requirements:

  • 3 years safety management experience specific to Utility Vegetation Management (UVM) OR 5-years of experience in Arboricultural field operations.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in safety management, Environmental, Forestry, Risk Management and or Health & Safety or related field preferred but not required

  • Knowledge of all applicable safety rules and regulations – OSHA, DOT, ANSI Z133

  • Knowledge of Federal, State, & Local regulations relating to UVM

  • Knowledge of Herbicides and their application as it related to UVM and Integrated Vegetation Management (IVM)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, and PowerPoint

  • Ability to collect and analyze safety data, identifying trends, job behaviors, etc. and providing mitigation plans to achieve preferred safety results

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and motivational skills

  • Detail oriented, experience with a critical eye when it comes to workplace safety

  • Able and willing to travel across assigned territory and other regions as requested

  • Bilingual, English & Spanish preferred

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to fingers, handle to feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work). The employee may be subject to one or more of the following atmospheric conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.


  • Team-Oriented

  • Self-Motivated

  • Customer Service Focused

  • Ethical and Honest

  • Responsible

  • Trustworthy

  • Ethical

  • Honest

  • Punctual


Burford’s Construction is a Non-Union Company

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Burford’s Construction is a leading provider of services in the electric utility industry throughout the Southeastern, Midwestern, and Western United States. With a great team of qualified professionals, Burford’s Construction can serve all project needs.

Those services include:

  • Vegetation Maintenance

  • New ROW Clearing

  • ROW Reclamation/Widening

  • Erosion Control

  • Access Matting

  • Civil/Site Grading AND Many More!

    We offer these services as turnkey support to customers across our service territory in Transmission, Distribution, and Generation. It is our belief that our work entails a true partnership with our clients to consistently exceed expectations. Our company culture and core values of safety for all, environmental stewardship, diversity and inclusion, customer service, and productivity are integral in every partnership.

Requisition ID: 23005071