Corporate Health and Safety Manager

About Our Client:

Our client is a leader in the construction industry.

 

Position Scope:

Reporting to the VP of Human Resources, the Corporate Health and Safety Manager will be responsible for the creation, implementation, enforcement and management of the Health and Safety strategy and policies for the organization.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the safety procedures and policies for active sites, internal employees and customers.
  • Create standardized policies and processes for the organization.
  • Create complex, ad hoc safety plans for key customers.
  • Conduct safety evaluations of project sites using organizational polices and standardized processes.
  • Remain abreast and communicate emerging health and safety legislative and regulatory requirements.
  • Identify potential risks and safety hazards during a project.
  • Perform accident and incident investigations.
  • Maintain strong relationships with organizational leaders, managers, supervisors, employees and customers.
  • Represent the organization at provincial and federal agencies.
  • Take a proactive approach to improve the safety programs and policies at the plant and site levels.
  • Participate in the creation of safety training programs.
  • Create and maintain standardized health and safety documentation and metrics for the organization.

 

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Expert health and safety knowledge in fall protection and WHMIS
  • Strong leadership aptitude
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong systems and processes mindset
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to travel across Canada and the US

 

Education and Experience:

  • 3+ years of related experience
  • University degree or college diploma in a relevant field is preferred
  • Experience in the construction industry is an asset
  • Various construction-specific health and safety designations/certifications is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations in different regions across Canada and the US

 

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send a resume to Amanda Graham at Amanda.Graham@summitsearchgroup.com

 

Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Job ID

AG0429

City

Toronto, ON

Remuneration

Competitive compensation package + benefits

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Corporate Health and Safety Manager

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