Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Vancouver

Description

ACCIONA Infrastructure Canada is looking to hire a Health and Safety Manager for the North Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant in North Vancouver, BC.
The Health & Safety Manager is responsible for ensuring the projects safety requirements are met and all regulatory compliance and client requirements are adhered to. The Health & Safety Manager, with support of the QHSE team and project personnel will develop effective health and safety systems, procedures & controls and ensure that they are effectively implemented and maintained across the project. In this role, the Health & Safety Manager will also implement and oversee; project orientations, training & education programs, subcontractor safety, safety audits and inspections.
Responsibilities
• Develop, implement and maintain an effective health & safety system for the project which meets, COR and OHSAS 18001 requirements.
• Regularly audit the project’s work sites and implement safety improvements.
• Develop and implement safety training and education initiatives for the project, including site induction/orientation programs.
• Review subcontractors and suppliers site specific health and safety management system and training meet the local regulatory requirements.
• Provide oversight and direction on Prime Contractor responsibilities to the project management team.
• Coordinate the review of risk assessments, job safety analysis and safe systems for the project.
• Implement and maintain health and safety records for the project.
• Implement and maintain an effective incident investigation process and coordinate any preventative and corrective action to prevent recurrence.
• Analyze and identify leading and lagging trends to assist in incident/injury prevention.
• Compile reports to update ongoing safety processes and address current issues.
• Provide recommendations for implementation of preventative and corrective actions and suggest safety program improvements.
• Implement and maintain the projects health and safety policy, plans, systems and procedures.
• Prepare improvement plans and corrective actions based on the findings.
• Work with and support ACCIONA Canada on meeting their corporate reporting requirements and initiatives.
• Act as the Site Safety Qualified Coordinator for the Prime Contractor.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Comprehensive knowledge of British Columbia Occupational Health & Safety Regulations (OHSR) and Workers Compensation Board Act.
• Comprehensive knowledge of Technical Safety of BC.
• Specific knowledge and application of Certificate of Recognition (COR) program, and ISO / OHSAS 18001 systems.
• Demonstrated ability to work within and manage QHSE and reporting management software.
• Demonstrated ability to write and produce Safety Management plans, procedures, manuals, and other related material as required.
• Demonstrated capacity to work both autonomously and within a team environment.
• Demonstrated report / technical content writing skills.
• Demonstrated good leadership, supervision, and conflict resolution skills.
• Demonstrated ability with achieving objectives and delivering results within a team based environment.
• Demonstrated ability to handle competing priorities.
• Ability to adapt and respond to new environments and circumstances.
• Ability to create a positive environment for the group of which he/she is in charge.
• Exceptional communication, listening and problem solving skills.
Special Conditions
• Individuals may be required to travel within Canada and elsewhere as directed.
• Positions, hence individuals may be subject to relocation to projects and offices within Canada and elsewhere according to ACCIONA resource requirements.
Experience/Qualifications
• Occupational Health and Safety Certificate and/or Diploma.
• Construction Safety Officer (CSO) Certification
•Holder of Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), or is working towards the designation.
• 5 years construction industry experience in a management/supervisory position.
• 10 years practical health and safety experience.
• Confined Space Assessment & Entry Procedure expert preferred.
• WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Attendant Level 2 or 3 preferred.
ACCIONA is one of the foremost Spanish business corporations, leader in the development and management of infrastructure, renewable energy, water and services. Listed on the selective Ibex-35 stock exchange index, it is a

About the company

ACCIONA es una empresa global con un modelo de negocio basado en la sostenibilidad que trata de dar respuesta a las principales necesidades de la sociedad proporcionando energía renovable, infraestructuras, agua y servicios.

Con presencia en más de 40 países, desarrolla su actividad empresarial bajo el compromiso de contribuir al desarrollo económico y social de las comunidades en las que opera.

La estrategia de sostenibilidad en ACCIONA se instrumentaliza a través del Plan Director de Sostenibilidad, una hoja de ruta que integra todas las iniciativas de la compañíaen este campo. El objetivo de ACCIONA es liderar la transición hacia una economía baja en carbono, para lo que pone al servicio de todos sus proyectos criterios de calidad y procesos de innovación destinados a optimizar el uso eficiente de los recursos y el respeto al entorno. La compañía es neutra en carbono desde 2016, compensando todas las emisiones de CO2 generadas que no pudo reducir.

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