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Safety Advisor

Title Safety Advisor
Location Calgary, AB
Job Information

Reporting to the HSE Manager, the Safety Coordinator’s responsibilities will include:

  • Conduct company orientation for new employees, sub-trades
  • Immediately report any unsafe acts, conditions or accidents to management
  • Conduct COR audits to ensure compliance of Company and Legislative standards
  • Identify improvement opportunity by monitoring incidents in the workplace and develop action plans
  • Ensure compliance of HSE program
  • Conduct and review hazard assessments to ensure compliance
  • Act as a liaison between management and field staff
  • Recommend suitable strategies to area management to proactively reduce risks and potential loss exposure
  • Develop and maintain company policies and procedures
  • Monitor and provide direction with the start-up and shut-down of sites
  • Maintain confidentiality in dealing with employee records and business information
  • Maintain knowledge of all applicable Legislative standards

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

  • Professional, approachable and excellent customer service skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to engage and influence individuals

Qualifications:

  • Completion of Grade 12 or GED
  • Completion of NCSO
  • Industry related training
  • Train the Trainer for WHMIS and First Aid an asset
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Extensive knowledge of relevant governmental regulations
  • Understanding of practical systems and operational business aspects

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an HSE role
  • Experience in the heavy civil construction industry required

Additional Requirements:

  • Travel to various jobsites is required
  • Ability to work in all conditions; office, outdoors, confined spaces, heat/cold etc.

If you are interested in this position, email your cover letter and resume to careers@whissell.ca or fax to 403-236-8834.

We thank all interested applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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