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Facebook Loss Control Engineer - Construction Safety in Altoona, Iowa


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


Facebook is seeking a seasoned professional to join our Infrastructure Construction Management team as a Loss Control Engineer - Construction Safety. The Loss Control Engineer must be experienced in providing guidance on complex construction activities related to safety, insurance, regulatory agency compliance and risk management. The Loss Control Engineer will be a vital component in ensuring the success of the Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP).The Infrastructure Construction Management team builds the data centers that are the foundation upon which our software operates with efficient ease. Building and operating data centers the "right" way from the day they go live is synonymous with ensuring capacity availability and capital conservatism. Architecting, constructing, operating and continually innovating the telecommunications and structured cabling infrastructure within our data centers is fundamental to ensuring high availability, the capacity to meet our extreme growth demands and obtaining the most robust and cost effective online service in the world!The successful candidate will provide the jobsite with loss control services that assist the project team in delivering a safe job. This is a full-time onsite position.

Required Skills:

  1. Perform risk assessments for all construction related tasks.

  2. Maintain a working relationship with project team to facilitate zero incidents.

  3. Provide guidance to the project team, and our contractors, to implement effective safety methodologies on site.

  4. Facilitate incident investigation, root cause analysis and reporting for corrective actions.

  5. Work in conjunction with ICM loss control team to ensure deliverables and job functions maintain minimum standards.

  6. Participate and assist with on-site training to enhance safety efforts.

  7. Be actively engaged in maintaining cross-functional relationships to foster cooperation and enhance safety endeavors.

  8. Effectively integrate into the construction sequence on site to facilitate best in class safety performance.

  9. Function within an OCIP environment effectively.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years of construction experience in a dedicated safety role.

  2. Experience working within an OCIP environment.

  3. Experience with the implementation of Environmental Health & Safety enhancement programs.

  4. Experience partnering with team members and contractors.

  5. Industry knowledge to understand the design and deployment of technical electrical and mechanical systems as related to data center construction processes.

  6. Knowledge of practices in design and construction industry, including knowledge of fast-track design-build process and associated documents and contracts.

  7. Experience with ground-up construction and greenfield site development requirements.

  8. Experience with retrofit projects in live mission-critical environments or occupied spaces.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in occupational health and safety from an accredited university

  2. Certified Safety Professional (CSP), or Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) current designation through Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

  3. OSHA 500 certification

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at