Environmental Health and Safety Assistant
Hensall Co-op
Hensall, ON

Hensall Co-op is growing! We are seeking a dynamic individual to become an integral member of our team. This position is full-time, working out of the Hensall location.

What Hensall Co-op has to offer:

  • Competitive Annual Salary
  • Group Benefits plan (dental, prescriptions, vision, massage, chiropractic, physiotherapy etc.)
  • Pension Plan matched by Hensall
  • 3 weeks' vacation after 1st year of service
  • Social Events (summer picnic, holiday party, employee BBQs, length-of-service awards)
  • Assist in the administration and delivery of training in various health and safety topics
  • Assist in auditing for performance in health and safety
  • Assist in investigation of incidents and follow up on infractions

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Environmental Health and Safety Manager in daily operations of Health and Safety
  • Assist in the administration and delivery of training in various health and safety topics
  • Assist in auditing for performance in health and safety
  • Assist in investigation of incidents and follow up on infractions
  • Assisting in administration of safety metrics for use in key performance indicators
  • Assist in the administration of disability management, wellness initiatives, contractor safety program, and safety clothing and protective equipment programs
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Extremely organized, detail orientated individual
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment and be able to speak in public settings
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (22.68 kg)

Required Qualifications:

  • Diploma or University Degree in related field considered an asset
  • 2+ years previous experience in a similar role preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Health and Safety: 2 years (Preferred)