Safe work every day. Our top priority.
Our Commitment to Safety
Caring about our people is at the core of who we are. And we know their well-being depends on it being more than just a word we throw around.
At Jamar, our worker’s protection is a mindset and a deeply ingrained practice that’s upheld through industry-proven methods. Responsibility for safe work practices is shared at every level of the organization.
We’re proud to incorporate APi Group’s world-class, award-winning program, STEPS (Striving Towards Excellence and Professionalism in Safety).
- Training & Communication
- Safety Committees
- Pre-Planning & Job Hazard Analysis
- Safety Observation Reporting & Audits
- Near-Miss Reporting
- Incident Investigation
- Award Program
- Drug & Alcohol Policy & Program
Greg Olek has been Jamar’s safety director since 2005, a role in which he provides leadership and oversight of the organization’s corporate safety and loss control program.
Prior to joining Jamar, Greg was the safety manager at a steel mill in St. Paul, MN. He holds a master’s degree in Environmental Health and Safety from the University of Minnesota Duluth and has also earned a certificate in Lean Construction from Lake Superior College. He currently holds the credential of ASP and is working towards CSP certification from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.
Greg serves as a safety committee member for the National Association of Construction Boilermaker Employers (NACBE) as well as The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC).
Greg is married and has two children. He enjoys fishing, hunting and Minnesota summers.
Manager of Safety and Risk Management , ICI