Employee Spotlight: Ryan Darling
Senior Safety Manager, L.S. Brinker
L.S. Brinker Senior Safety Manager, Ryan Darling has been recognized by his colleagues and those working alongside of him as “an expert when it comes to Safety [who] goes above and beyond his job responsibilities”. In his role, Ryan supports the safety efforts of each of the five companies within the Brinker family and he has made a positive impact on each over the past six years.
“I really enjoy seeing the construction process of a building and the fast-paced work environment that changes on a daily basis.”
Ryan joined L.S. Brinker not long after graduating from Oakland University with a BS in Occupational Safety & Health. Currently working on the Ford Michigan Central project, Ryan has shown the ability to lead not only the safety efforts of the GC staff, but to coordinate with and positively impact the safety management efforts of subcontractors as well. When asked what he finds most unique or interesting about his current role and project, Ryan replied:
“[I enjoy] being part of a historic preservation project, and seeing the daily challenges vs. those on a new build.”
Ryan’s dedication to safety on the job is invaluable, and in his words he considers his greatest career achievement to-date to be obtaining the CHST (Construction Health & Safety Technician) Certification. He consistently demonstrates his care for everyone on-site, and his willingness to answer questions or to lend assistance whenever possible.
Ryan Darling exemplifies Brinker’s dedication to Safety and to providing unconditional support on all of the projects with which he is involved and today we spotlight him for his outstanding efforts.
Great work, Ryan!!