Canstar Restorations Safety Manager Full Time in Coquitlam, BC

Canstar Restorations

Branch Coquitlam BC CA

Safety Manager
Coquitlam, BC

Work with the Joint Occupational Health and Safety representative and conduct investigations of work related incidents and assist Human Resources in the…

Conduct regular safety audits on job sites throughout the lower mainland

  • Manage occupational related disability claims, return to work and injury management program
  • Conduct safety orientations for new hires
  • Coach and mentor co-workers and employees on job sites as it relates to Safety
  • Collaborate with Project Managers and Department Managers on preventative safety measures
  • Provide recommendations to managers and employees as it relates to safe job procedures and safe work practices
  • Maintain BCCSA COR certification (conduct internal audit)
  • Work with the Joint Occupational Health and Safety representative and conduct investigations of work related incidents and assist Human Resources in the implementation and monitoring RTW programs
  • Act as a consultant to and chair the Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee meetings
  • Oversee First Aid courses, respirator fit testing and hearing/immunization tests
  • Be an active member on BC ARC Technical Advisory Committee and contribute to projects
  • Maintain training and certification database
  • Assess training needs for managers and employees and provide recommendations
  • Manage company fire safety program
  • Ensure the company OH&S manual is up to date and reviewed annually for accuracy
  • Qualifications

    • Completion of a diploma or degree in Occupational Health and Safety
    • 5-7 years of experience as a safety supervisor/manager
    • Certification in Level 2 First Aid
    • Extensive knowledge of all OH&S Legislation (including Workers Compensation Act), OHS guidelines, standards.
    • CSO Designation or equivalent
    • Respirator fit tester certified
    • Experience working with WorkSafeBC Occupational Safety Officers
    • WCB Claims management experience an asset
    • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite
    • Experience in the construction or restoration industry is extremely beneficial
    • Strong people skills and ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders (including but not limited to: senior managers, associates, third parties)
    • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing
    • Experience working with asbestos and other hazardous material is considered beneficial
    • Must have own vehicle and driver’s license
    • Clean criminal record as it relates to work

    Working Conditions

    • This position primarily reports out of Canstar’s Coquitlam head office
    • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm
    • Working conditions vary from office work to job site visits
    • Travel to other Canstar locations will be required periodically (including Whistler Branch)
    • Some overtime may be required on a periodic basis

    Canstar Restorations offers competitive salary, health, dental and RRSP benefits with this position. We also support going education and training.

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    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: Coquitlam, BC, CA
    Posted on: 2016-12-05
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