SMS Equipment offers rewarding careers in the heavy equipment industry across Canada. As the largest Komatsu dealer in North America, SMS Equipment gives you the opportunity to represent world-class quality in our product offerings and customer service. A few of the many benefits of working with SMS Equipment include: competitive wages, comprehensive group benefits plans, and RRSP matching.
At SMS Equipment, safety is our number one priority. Our successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and committed to influencing a team of professionals, ensuring that safe choices and activities are their number one priorities
This is a great opportunity for a dedicated OHSE professional to learn and grow in a supportive team-focused environment. The OHSE Advisor will ensure that SMS Equipment’s employees have the knowledge, tools and the support they need to manage the business from a safety perspective and to provide all aspects of administration. Assist in creating a working environment which maintains and improves employees’ general health and safety, and in which people continue to grow, learn and contribute to SMS Equipment’s success while ensuring compliance with all legislative and corporate guidelines.
The OHSE Advisor will function as a professional to provide the full range of health, safety and environment services by:
Collaborating with employees and management to identify and correct potential environment, safety and health hazards.
Implementing of safety, health and environment standards and procedures.
Advising, and guiding the Company's environment, safety and health objectives.
Contributing to the preparation of audits of the safety, health and environment programs for compliance with Company standards, government regulations, and adequacy relative to local conditions.
Contributing to establishing standards for environment, safety and health
Identifying problem areas and collecting information to make recommendations for remedial action.
Inspecting employee work areas on SMS sites and Customer sites and works with OHSE Supervisor and Management to ensure resolution of environment, safety and health issues, regulations and company practices.
Coordinating monthly inspections, meetings and is a provided resource for the Safety Committee.
The successful candidate will have 3 to 5 years of related experience with a Diploma in Health and Safety and the following skills:
Passion for safety and safety leadership
Thorough knowledge of occupational health, safety and environment regulations, policies and procedures.
Excellent communication, and organizational skills .
Highly motivated and able to influence and motivate others.
Effective interpersonal skills, including tact & diplomacy when interacting with individuals & groups.