Reporting to the corporate OHS manager, the Multi-Plant Health and Safety Coordinator’s mission is to coordinate the implementation of their group's (Cascades Recovery - Lachine and Ottawa) health, safety and environmental strategic plan in the plants and transportation departments concerned in accordance with the standards, laws, and regulations in force. You stay abreast of best practices and promote the OHS culture to management, and act as a resource person for the authorities and partners concerned in the event of problems. You also support management teams in the implementation of standardized and highly valued OHS processes, practices, and tools. This way, you actively contribute to the achievement of your region's business objectives while having a direct influence on the creation of a healthy and safe work environment throughout the company.
Promote an OHS culture among management personnel
Help to implement your region’s strategic plan as OHS expert
Assist in developing of plans for implementation of OHS practices, processes, and tools within the plants and transportation departments.
Support management in implementing the OHS strategy
Support management in implementing the OHS management system
Advise management about best practices in OHS
Support the plants and transportation departments by acting as a resource person with the authorities and partners concerned
Audit performance indicators and analyze their results
Define and promote OHS culture with management
Ensure compliance with OHS standards, laws, and regulations
Monitor and share best practices in OHS throughout the company
Assess the location first aid programs and advise management that the required first aiders are available each shift
Assess location emergency response plan, ensuring a emergency response team is in place and meeting regularly, and assisting in implementing the ERP with the employees.
Assess location environmental program , conducting audits and assessment to help ensure compliance with the company expectation and legal authorities, and audit implementation of the program.
Experiences and strengths
3-7 years of relevant Health and Safety experience
Knowledge of OHS laws and standards
Leadership and expertise in promoting buy-in to proposed solutions
Ability to translate challenges into concrete solutions
Keen sense of collaboration to communicate effectively with stakeholders
Ability to support and advise business partners in analyzing their needs and finding solutions
Ability to deal with change and to propose favourable adaptation conditions
Ability to support and advise business partners on occupational health and safety issues
Good analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in both French and English
Agility needed to work with various technological tools
This role can be based out of Ottawa or Lachine ( Montreal) with regular travel to both locations
Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.
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