� Ensure implementation and ongoing improvement of health and safety processes and systems within the BU.
� Maintains consistency with policies, standards, and improvement plan priorities as well as compliance with relevant regulations.
� Serve as a catalyst and expert resource to promote and maintain a positive safety culture within the BU.
� Provide health & safety direction and leadership to BU.
Primary tasks and responsibilities
� Align with Senior Management and shop/site employees on implementation of Health and Safety Management Systems, Processes and Training.
� Coordinate with the Operations Manager, other Site Leadership, and Health & Safety Management in determining priorities and business unit strategies.
� Develop and manage Environmental Occupational Health & Safety program.
� Maintenance of all records of Federal, Provincial, Local, Corporate and ongoing registrations
� Implement effective loss control measures to reduce accidents and injuries.
� Advise and assist BU management in implementing, managing and auditing Health and Safety Management Systems.
� Develop and maintain positive and constructive relationships with BU and product line management, employees and local regulatory agencies.
� Serve as an expert resource for BU management for health and safety information regarding safety and health processes and regulations.
� Provide expertise and lead investigations for Health & Safety concerns and incidents, complete root cause analysis, development of corrective actions, and follow-up mechanisms, and ensure communication of relevant information to management and all employees.
� Ensure implementation and management of health and safety training and documentation.
� Monitor federal and provincial agencies for regulatory changes and advise operations accordingly.
� Ensure BU's incident reporting standard is followed and best practices are shared with regional and product line personnel.
� Coordinate health and industrial hygiene monitoring as needed.
� Ensure Health & Safety KPI reporting in accordance with Regional and Group standards.
� Drive behaviors which support building "world class? health & safety culture.
Post-secondary certification (degree, diploma, certificate) in Occupational Health & Safety.
- Fluent with both French and English languages
- 5+ years working experience as a Health & Safety professional.
- Minimum 3 years in manufactur ing related industry.
- National recognized Health and Safety certifications is preferred.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Expert knowledge of Provincial and Federal safety regulations.
Ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization
Available to travel to other sites