Government of Saskatchewan Health, Safety and Training Coordinator Full Time in Saskatoon, SK

Government of Saskatchewan

Branch Saskatoon SK CA

Health, Safety and Training Coordinator
Saskatoon, SK

You will have excellent oral/written communication skills, facilitation skills, training in adult education principles and techniques and strong computer skills…



Employment Type


Permanent Full-time



SK–Saskatoon and Area-Saskatoon



027 Parks Culture and Sport

Salary Range







The Ministry of Parks, Culture and Sport has an exciting opportunity for a flexible, self-starter to join the staff of the Safety & Training Unit as a Health, Safety and Training Coordinator located in the Saskatoon Office.

The ideal candidate will provide an instrumental role in achieving the Ministry’s goal of Mission: Zero, including continuous improvements in health and safety performance(s) to reduce incidents.

Our candidate of choice will demonstrate the values of excellence and innovation, respect and integrity, and working as one team.

In this position, you will be part of a team responsible for the development, coordination, and delivery of the ministry’s safety training and risk management programs.

You will be required to:
conduct incident investigations and workplace inspections independently and/or as part of a team;

conduct internal safety training, course reviews and evaluate external safety training agencies;

provide advice and interpretation of safety policies, safe work practices and OH&S legislation regarding safety issues to ministry Occupational Health Committees, managers, supervisors and workers;

conduct assessments and evaluations of risk management issues related to public safety of ministry land, facilities and infrastructure, which requires experience in hazard identification, risk assessment and safety controls;

be involved in the development of safety policies, safe work practices, safe operating procedures, safety bulletins, and performance measure indicators for the safety management system; and

coordinate and schedule the delivery of educational and safety related health assessment programs such as hearing conservation, respiratory protection and ergonomics.

You will have excellent oral/written communication skills, facilitation skills, training in adult education principles and techniques and strong computer skills.

Typically, the competencies required for this position would be achieved through successful completion of an Occupational Health & Safety certificate or diploma and/or other relevant safety related training (Construction Safety Officer/Health & Safety Administrator) from a recognized safety association or equivalent combination of training and experience.

You will be experienced in conducting incident investigations and workplace inspections.

This position provides an opportunity to travel to multiple worksites and remote locations within the province and as such, a valid Class 5 Saskatchewan Driver’s License is required.

Candidates must clearly indicate in their covering letter or résumé where they have acquired their knowledge, skills and abilities. Selections of candidates to be interviewed will be made on the basis of this information


We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work


B – SGEU Field 37.33 – one day off every three weeks



Day Job



Yes, 50 % of the Time

Criminal Record Check Requirement


The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment

Number of Openings



Closing Date


Feb 24, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

Questions about this competition? Contact


[email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Saskatoon, SK, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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