Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) Officer

Location: Muskrat Falls, NL
Date Posted: 13-12-2017
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Supports Site Manager for HSE management and safety instructions implementation for our workers and partners; 
  • Prepares weekly and monthly statistics HSE reports
  • Provides assistance in the implementation and update of the health, safety, and environmental plan
  • Provides assistance in identification of risks and definition of control measures (through safe work procedure, Job Safety Analysis)
  • Carries out and records regular safety checks and safety inspections
  • Provides assistance in Tool-box talks
  • Coordinates safety committee
  • Records and investigates accidents and incidents; performs Root Cause Analysis on HSE issues
  • Coordinates health, safety, and environmental aspects of site activities
  • Provides introduction training and site specific health, safety, and environmental training
  • Coordinates required safety training on site
  • Coordinates First Aid rescue, First Aid responders and Fire Protection programs
  • Proposes immediate correction of a HSE deficiency; checks if HSE corrections from deficiency are effective 
  • Ensures OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001 and COR programs are maintained at site
  • Support execution of internal audits in construction sites and facilities and coordinate external audits 
  • Coordinates with Workers Compensation as required
  • Collaborates with HSE Advisor for business update on HSE Management System

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in HSE management on a construction site or heavy industries
  • University degree in Industrial / Construction Health and Safety or equivalent 
  • Knowledge of Provincial Construction Safety legislation 
  • Experience in dealing with unionized environment 
  • Experience working on construction sites (Hydro power plant – an asset) 
  • Strong communication skills (spoken & written) at all levels of the organization
  • Proven Auditor and Trainer skills
  • Willingness to travel and flexible with work schedule
 
DURATION:  1 year + Possible Extension
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