Health and Safety Coordinator



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benefits, pension

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Branch Information

Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON L4N 8W8



Job Description

Our world-famous manufacturing client just NORTH of BARRIE, ON is in need of a CERTIFIED Health and Safety Coordinator to join their team to help support the H&S Manager. If you have experience in a manufacturing environment in a steel and/or mining industry, then read on as this role was made for you.

The Role:

* Responsible for the development/implementation of injury prevention strategies and safety awareness initiatives

* Review all incident reports and inspection reports, initiates necessary follow-up action in consultation with internal stakeholders to mitigate workplace risks

* Data collection, analyze and record workplace accidents, injuries, illnesses and incidents of unsafe acts

* Responsible for monitoring OH&S data management for leading and lagging KPIs including monthly, quarterly and annual injury statistics

* Responsible for monitoring accidents and claim trends requiring further attention

* assist with the development and facilitation of Occupational Health and Safety training programs related to employee health and safety

* contribute to the maintenance of Company Occupational Health Surveillance programs for regulated and controlled substances, biological exposures, etc.

* participate in the WSIB H&S Excellence Program

* Act as a resource for the receipt and resolution of OH&S inquiries received from all departments

* conduct accident investigations with department supervisors for all lost time incidents, assisting with assessing problems and potential hazards, reviewing and advising on potential solutions, and making recommendations for improvements

* Coordinate Physical Demands Analysis and hazardous risk assessments for all positions

* Coordinate with departments to establish Health and Safety training and appropriate materials to conduct such training

* Coordinate new hire safety orientation training and department safety tours

* Assist during MOL TSD or other agency inspection/audits

* Work with HR to facilitate RTW programs including (ESRTW) plans and modified work programs

* Schedule and coordinate meetings for the Joint H&S Committee, including preparation of agenda and minutes

* Lead the Respiratory Protection Program, which includes conducting respirator fit testing, the Hearing Conservation Program and the OH Surveillance program as appropriate (e.g. Asbestos Control) and others as needed

Education, Experience & Training:

* Certificate in OH&S is required

* 3-5 years related experience in health and safety management required

* Certified Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) working towards or completed, is preferred

* Bachelor's Degree in a relevant discipline such as OH&S is preferred

* Thorough working knowledge and understanding of all relevant OH&S and relevant environmental legislation, standards and guidelines is required

* Proficiency in MS applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Visio required

* Current certification in first aid and CPR preferred

* Demonstrated knowledge of WSIB & WSIB Safety Excellence Program required

* Excellent leadership, interpersonal, team building and presentation skills

* An understanding of workflow process analysis, incident investigation and risk management principles required


* competitive salary

* unionized environment

* immediate benefit coverage from day 1

* pension matching up to 4.5%


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