Health & Safety Advisor

NOVA Mechanical and Construction and RPM Contracting is looking for a knowledgeable and dedicated Health and Safety Advisor to join our team be accountable for the safety program for all divisions of NOVA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Development, implementation, communication, and maintenance of all Workplace Health and Safety policies and programs.

  • Ensure compliance with all relevant Health and Safety Legislation, Regulations and by-laws and maintenance of COR.

  • Be present in the field to ensure compliance and be available for support for safety related items.

  • Advise on safety standards, Regulations, and Legislation.

  • Recommend procedures and equipment for risk reduction and to ensure compliance (e.g. Personal Protective Equipment).

  • Update, maintain and deliver safety orientation, on-going training, and awareness programs for all employees.

  • Participate in the investigation of workers' concerns and complaints with respect to Health and Safety issues while maintaining the employee's right to confidentiality.

  • Participate in incident investigations and develop recommendations to prevent future occurrences.

  • Maintain and update health and safety records and reports.

  • Maintain and ensure compliance with all training.

 

Requirements:

  • Safety Advisor with industry experience, construction and earthworks experience considered an asset.

  • ACSA training (either completed or willing to obtain): Principles of Health & Safety Management (PHSM); Leadership for Safety Excellence (LSE); Alberta OHS Legislation Awareness (LEG); Auditor Training Program (ATP); Certified auditor with ACSA.

  • NCSO considered an asset

  • Must be able to work independently and take ownership of the safety program to ensure all aspects are maintained and completed.

  • Extensive understanding of current Occupational Health and Safety Legislation, Regulations, Codes of Practice, Bulletins and other safe work practice requirements and recommendations.

  • Experience and knowledge managing WCB cases

  • Ability to work both in the office and field, proper PPE is required to access job sites.

  • Driver’s license with acceptable driver’s abstract.

  • Excellent communication (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.

  • Proficiency with Computer Software including Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and online platforms.

 

Who we are:

Locally owned and operated in the Bonnyville and Cold Lake area since 2008, we provide quality general contracting service in all areas of mechanical, construction, utilities, and earthworks. We strive for a safe, respectful, and positive work environment and take pride in our work, our community, ensuring everyone goes home safe, and keeping local people working.

 

What we offer:

We offer competitive salary packages, benefits, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Apply today!

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780-815-4815

Box 4748 Bonnyville, AB T9N 0H2

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