Health And Safety Coordinator

Position Details

The Health & Safety Coordinator will support the delivery of the company’s Safety Program and the achievement of a safe and accident-free workplace.  Reporting to the Site Project Manager and the Head Office Manager, you will proactively administer company and site-specific safe work requirements for works on the site-specific contract and will assist the Safety Department in the development of safety instructional materials.

 

Responsibilities

  • Confirm all pre-work requirements of the company’s Safety Program are satisfied before work commences;
  • Assist the Safety Dept. with the development of safety related instruction and materials;
  • Meet and review the requirements of the Safety Program with company and subcontractor supervisors and workers;
  • Assist the Safety Department in the collection and review of subcontractor submissions (JHAs, SWPs, worker training records, enter data into e-compliance etc.);
  • Conduct new worker safety orientation; verify pre-work safety training requirements;
  • Coordinate training requirements, as necessary for job specific needs; provide instruction to foreman and supervisors on Safety Program requirements as needed;
  • Observe day to day activities on the jobsite for compliance with safe work requirements; promptly communicate with supervisors as necessary to address potential concerns;
  • Conduct weekly Site Inspections by use of e-compliance (SI); oversee performance of weekly site inspections by supervisors; review SI reports and promptly initiate follow up action as required;
  • Coordinate and/or deliver weekly Tool Box Talks for workers; collect and review records;
  • Promptly report, record and investigates accidents and near-miss events;
  • Co-Chair the company’s Joint Health and Safety Committee; lead/participate in monthly meetings, prepare minutes; promptly follow up on issues through to resolution;
  • Collect, maintain, upload safety program records, as specified;
  • Assist with the implementation of Return-to-Work plans;
  • Participate in weekly safety review calls with the Head Office Safety Coordinator and others;
  • Prepare weekly / monthly reports on site safety performance, and participate in audits of site activity;
  • Work closely with Project Manager and site team to assess safety requirements for upcoming work hazards.

Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years in construction industry environment
  • Secondary School Graduation Diploma
  • Knowledge of OH&S Act and Regulation 213/91
  • Knowledge of safety risks of highway/bridge construction
  • Sound knowledge of methodology, and proficiency in the development of Job Hazard Analysis and Safe Work Procedures development
  • Ability to travel within Ontario
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications
  • Workings towards an NCSO Certificate or newly certified
  • Construction Health & Safety Representative, Parts 1, 2 & 3 (IHSA)
  • Basics of Supervision (IHSA), or equivalent
  • • Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with all personnel

How to Apply

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Location

Oakville / Ontario


Start Date

Immediate


Compensation

Salaried


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