Construction Safety Officer Resume Examples & Templates

Kellie Hanna, CPRW
By Kellie Hanna, CPRW, Career Advice Expert Last Updated: December 05, 2022
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Being a construction safely officer is important work. You are responsible for the safety and welfare of workers on your jobsite.  These jobs are mainly awarded based off of your personal reputation, so make sure that your resume is an accurate reflection of your qualifications. You want employers to feel confident that you will keep their job sites accident free. Your resume can help communicate your expertise to employers.

A construction safely officer needs to be well-versed in local, state, and federal codes, very observant, and detail oriented. A construction safely officer must also be self-confident enough to report construction site safety concerns. While working on your construction safely officer, remember to note any certifications or accreditations you have earned in the field. Highlight this information and your qualifications and experience in your resume so that it is easy for employers to find.

Get you started on your construction safely officer resume and use our template to guide you as your create your resume.

construction safety officer resume template

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Michael Stein

123 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000


Meticulous Construction Safety Officer astutely observing construction site activities, verifying required safety documents and checking for potential safety issues. Remaining well-versed in local, state and federal safety standards. Diligent when it comes to enforcing regulations and responding to reported construction site safety concerns expressed by either the general public or on-site workers.


  • Knowledge of OSHA standards
  • Site inspection experience
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Eye for detail
  • Independent worker
  • Assertive communicator

Work Experience

July 2014 to Present Company Name–City, State Construction Safety Officer

  • Conduct random on-site safety inspections and report any violations.
  • Inspect homes at all phases of the construction process.
  • Respond to emergency safety issues.
  • Confirm that all federal and state health and safety regulations are being followed.
  • Walk around each new home site with the project manager to point out safety issues that need to be addressed before the actual construction can start.
  • Contact proper authorities to deal with issues like work being done too close to an active gas line.

June 2009 to July 2014 Riverfront Construction Group–City, State Construction Safety Officer

  • Prepared safety plans, ensuring that applicable safety and health standards were implemented into such plans.
  • Coordinated with construction managers to identify and resolve various safety issues.
  • Confirmed that risk controls were implemented for all construction projects.
  • Verified that workers were properly outfitted with hardhats and safety vests.
  • Updated and implemented safety program procedures for each site.
  • Provided training on how to keep visitors to the site safe and how to develop an effective emergency evacuation plan.
  • Prepared required safety reports summarizing all on-site inspections.
  • Filled out required documentation following any on-site safety incidents or accidents.


2009 University of California, City, State Bachelor of Science, Engineering