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Preston Ward

Senior Leadership

Director, Safety

Washington, DC

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Overview

Preston Ward is an experienced safety professional with more than 15 years of experience in the construction safety industry. He joined HITT’s dedicated safety team in 2022 as the director of safety, overseeing and advising on jobsite health and safety implementation for all East Coast projects. He has principal responsibility for trade partner performance in building high-quality projects safely to the satisfaction of our clients. Before joining HITT, Preston gained his experience with a respected local construction firm in Washington, DC overseeing large-scale projects, overseeing all aspects of safety operations while training and mentoring new safety managers and eventually moving up into a leadership role within the safety team where he partnered on corporate strategy and leading company safety objectives. In his role at HITT, Preston utilizes his expertise to drive a safety culture with zero-incident expectation through motivation, collaboration, and accountability for all on-site partners.

Affiliations & Certifications

  • Associate Safety Professional (ASP)
  • Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST)
  • OSHA 500 & 10/30 Trainer
  • First Aid / CPR / AED Trainer
  • 40-Hour EM 385-1-1 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) S&H Requirements Manual Trained
  • Construction Quality Management for Contractors Certification (CQM-C)

Education

B.A., Communication, Bowling Green State University

preston ward

Preston Ward

Senior Leadership

Director, Safety

Washington, DC

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News

2022 Year in Review

As we look back on 2022, we’re so grateful to our clients, partners, subcontractors, and team members who made it ...
Press Release

Virginia Department of Labor and Industry and HITT Contracting Partner for Registered Apprenticeship Program

Apprenticeship Sponsor Agreement Signed by the Principal Leadership Team of HITT Contracting, One of the Nation’s Largest General Contractors At ...
Blog

Celebrating Our Subcontracting Partners

After a brief hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were thrilled to finally host our annual Subcontractor Appreciation Day ...

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