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Rick Shoup

Safety Manager

Atlanta, United States

Industry Category: Highway - Heavy Contractors

Relocation Preferences: Georgia I currently manage safety on a large scale hydroelectric power plant project in KY however due to family needs in GA I am hoping to relocate back to GA. I have a word doc resume I can email if you would like it.

Rick Shoup

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I am a highly knowledgeable, motivated self-starter specializing in Construction Safety Management as a specialist, trained and experienced in many areas of large scale construction in the Power Generation Industry (Fossil Fuel and Hydroelectric), Oil and Fuel Refineries as well as Heavy Highway Construction totaling over 13 years total experience as a safety professional, 24 years total in the construction industry and trucking.  I have extensive knowledge of safety program development as well as training program requirements involved on both site specific and corporate level programs. 


Hinds Community College /Business Administration/Raymond, Mississippi-Associates Degree (Business Administration)

Atlantic OSHA Training Center/NJ- Rutgers University-UMDNJ/Piscataway, NJ-Certificate Program

Rutgers University-Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation/NJ-Certificate Program

New York City College of Technology/NYC-Certificate Program

The Associated General Contractors of America- Certificate Program

Applegate Associates, Inc.-Certificate Program

The Crosby Group/ Rigging-Certificate Program


          OSHA 500 Certified (OSHA10 hour/OSHA 30 hour Trainer-Construction)

          OSHA 30 hour Certification

          40 Hour Hazwoper Certified (Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response)

          Certified Supervisor of Hazardous Waste Sites (8 hour certification)

          Loss Prevention System Training Certification

          Certified Respiratory Protection Fit tester

          40 hour, New York City Site Safety Manager Certification

          1ST Aid/CPR/AED/Bloodborne Pathogens Certified

                  Drug testing certified

Certified Trainer:

          OSHA 10 & 30 Hour Certification (OSHA 500)

          Safety Programs: including Hazardous Communication Programs

          40 hour Hazwoper (Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response)

          Trenching and Excavating

          Confined Space Entry

          Fall Protection

          Electrical Safety

          Scaffold Awareness

          Rigging & Lifting and Materials Handling

          Crane Awareness

          Respiratory Awareness and Respiratory Fit Test


Walsh Construction Company, Chicago, ILL   2011-Present

I work as the Safety Manager responsible for all project safety controls for a new construction hydroelectric power plant in Hawesville, KY, managing a work force of 200+/- workers.

Ferreira Construction Company, Branchburg, NJ   2008- 2011

I work as a Safety Manager/Coordinator representing FCC on all their projects reporting directly to the Corporate Safety Director on all field related findings. FCC currently has over $250 million in contracts in areas from Power Generating Facilities, Road and Bridge Projects as well as major concrete projects on industrial facilities and high rise projects through NYC.

Applegate Associates, Inc., Union, NJ (Safety Consulting)   2005-2008

OSHA intervention Specialist, Safety Specialist, Hazard Evaluator, OSHA outreach Train the Trainer, Conducting OSHA Compliance Inspections for Heavy Highway, Buildings, Commercial Construction sites, Power General Industry facilities Oil and Fuel Refineries as well as Manufacturing facilities.

Shoup Motor Carriers, Inc. - Jonesboro, Georgia   1997-2005

Auto Transport company handling new and used automobile and truck relocation within the United States. My responsibilities as owner of the company included were but not limited to, meeting all Occupational safety requirements, obtaining all DOT permits, Equipment licensing and safety requirements in all states.

Custom Craft Builders - Woodstock, Georgia   1995-2003

Field Superintendent, responsible for all day to day operations and safety requirements. Working in the General Contractors best interest with contractors, subcontractors, clients and property owners.

M. Enterprises, Inc. - Stone Mountain, Georgia   1989-1995 Safety Manager/Consultant on behalf of M Enterprises, within the Industrial Piping Industry, Chemical Plants and Power Generating (Fossil Fuel) Industry as well as Water Treatment facilities and Dredging Companies working offshore projects.


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