Health & Safety Coordinator

by
  • Hanna

Special Areas

Job Category: Temporary
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Youngstown
Competition No: 30165
Term Wage Position  

(Admin Support)

(June 2022 – May 2023)

  • Wage starting at $28.0584 – $33.6388 depending upon experience and education
  • 8-hour workday (Monday through Friday) – Overtime may be required
Summary of Position 

Workplace -Youngstown, AB 

 

  • The Health and Safety Coordinator is required, through consultation with management and supervisory staff, to maintain and administer a Health and Safety Program that eliminates or reduces the effects of workplace injuries or illnesses, increases safety awareness, and decreases property and environmental damage.
Key Duties & Description Key Duties include: 

  • Assess, evaluate, and implement safety program processes and initiatives to identify potential hazards and controls
  • Maintain documentation to ensure compliance with legislation and Special Areas Board policies
  • Participate in development and modification of safety policy, procedure, and manuals to align with changing practices and regulatory requirements
  • Assist management and supervisors in the investigation of reported incidents and participate in developing corrective actions
  • Develop and deliver safety training programs to managers, supervisors, and employees
  • Participate in Joint Worksite Health and Safety Committee
Requirements
  • Grade 12 (or an equivalent GED); combined with 2-5 years related health and safety experience (combination of education and experience may be considered)
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence
  • Ability to work independently, possessing strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Highly developed written and verbal communications skills, with the ability to communicate effectively using courtesy, tact and discretion and use good judgement
  • Intermediate to advanced Computer Skills – Excel and Word (MS Suite)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Alberta Municipal Health and Safety Association (AMSHA) MHSA Peer Auditor Certification
  • AMSHA – Municipal Health and Safety Advisor
  • Practical Working Knowledge of Road Construction and Heavy Equipment Operation
Important Considerations 
  • ­­­­­­­This is a designated safety sensitive position and mandatory pre-employment drug testing will be conducted on all newly hired employees
  • The ability to travel and work out of the office is essential
  • Overtime work may be expected as a part of this role.
  • Please include a contact email address on application or resume
Additional Information
  • John Armstrong – Parks Supervisor – 403-854-5600
  • Lisa Colby – HR Supervisor – 403-854-5604

 

Please send an application form and/or resume quoting competition number to:

We thank all applicants; however, only those invited for an interview will be personally contacted.

 

To apply for this job email your details to SpecialAreasHR@specialareas.ab.ca