Our main offices are in North Vancouver and Surrey, with operations in Sechelt and Powell River as well. We currently have an opening for a Safety Officer to work out of our North Vancouver office and ensure the successful implementation and review of our Occupational Health and Safety program.
The position requires a CSO that has experience in the construction industry and preferably in road and bridge construction. The successful applicant will be a self motivated individual with the desire and ability to ensure compliance with all the OH&S requirements applicable to our business while maintaining a professional demeanor on the worksite.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate’s duties and responsibilities shall include, but are not be limited to the following:
Review, implement, maintain and improve the Corporate Safety Program and maintain COR compliance.
Train and educate employees in company safe work practices and procedures.
Conduct safety inspections, audits, site orientations and weekly safety meetings.
Coordinate and conduct incident investigations.
Develop site specific safety orientations and programs.
Coordinate and administer the return/stay at work program for injured workers.
Maintain ongoing compliance with current OH&S legislation and codes of practice.
Liaise with a range of functional groups and individuals both internal and external to the company.
Schedule & conduct company JOSH committee meetings.
Current CSO Certification
3-5 years of experience with implementing Health & Safety programs in the construction industry or relevant field
Excellent writing and computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and facilitator skills
High level of physical fitness and ability to work well under pressure
Knowledge of current legal and technological developments
COR Auditor Certification (non-mandatory)
Company vehicle for work purposes
Company mobile phone
Please submit resumes via email to email@example.com
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.