J.F. Kiely Construction Co. promotes safety awareness with the help of college interns seeking valuable job experience. During the busiest season of the year J.F. Kiely Construction Co. hires summer interns to assist its safety department in job site audits and toolbox talks.
"We have created a win-win situation here at J.F. Kiely Construction Co.," said its president, John Kiely. Kiely continued, "Our work crews receive the benefit of extra safety reminders and college interns gain valuable job experience before careers in construction." The health and safety department is comprised of three full-time professionals, multiple outside consultants and summer interns. "Safety is a top priority at J.F. Kiely Construction Co. and we are constantly thinking of and implementing new ways to communicate the importance of safety to both our union members and management," said Andy Thomson, Director of Health and Safety.