Overview

Technical Safety BC Program Coordinator, Safety Culture Full Time in Vancouver, BC

Technical Safety BC

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Position:
Program Coordinator, Safety Culture
Location:
Vancouver, BC

Health, safety audits and other types of reviews for the purpose of monitoring compliance to health and safety and requirements and identifying risks….

Status: Regular, Full Time, Union
Pay Rate: $25.64 – $29.69/hour -40 hours per week
Reports to: Leader, Safety Culture

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Supports Leader, Safety Culture in implementing and monitoring organizational health and safety programs, policies and initiatives.
  • Creates and maintains all OH&S related data including policies, programs, procedures, work instructions and plans within all applicable databases.
  • Provide support to internal clients requiring assistance in applying the safety program consistently, and maintaining compliance with corporate specifications.
  • Assists in the identification of need and preparation of risk assessments, compliance and training of employees.
  • Assists in OH&S audits and produce audit reports and follow up on any actions.
  • Responsible for asset management as it pertains to OH&S. Orders, distribute, and maintain supplies, materials, and equipment inventory including but not limited to personal protective equipment.
  • Coordinates field inspections, job observations; health, safety audits and other types of reviews for the purpose of monitoring compliance to health and safety and requirements and identifying risks. Provides findings about risks and suggestions for improvement.
  • Coordinates and manages first aid attendant schedule.
  • Assists in WorkSafeBC claims management.
  • Manages safety-related training records, accident reports and other documents electronically and in paper.
  • Maintain and suggests improvements to Health & Safety documentation (policies, programs, procedures, work instructions and plans).
  • Assists in the investigation and resolution of incidents including root-cause analysis and determination of probable causes of incidents and recommendations for resolution
  • Assists in the identification and analysis of trends. Communicates observations and provides suggestions for incident reduction measures.
  • Supports the functioning of Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committees.
  • Proactively promotes a culture of safety within Technical Safety BC.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or a related discipline supplemented by 2-3 years of previous experience in an OHS environment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Occupational Hygiene experience/education is an asset.

  • Knowledge and understanding of health and safety regulatory requirements. Working knowledge (i.e. interpretation) of relevant legislation (e.g. WorkSafeBC, Canada Labour Code, etc.)
  • Strong organization and coordination skills along with the ability to coordinate multiple requirements ((i.e. processes, activities, projects, emergency response procedures, etc. simultaneously)
  • Strong communication skills along with some ability to influence clients

  • Strong administrative skills along with ability to maintain and report accurate data
  • Proven interpersonal skills with the ability to work with all levels of the organization

  • Ability to work independently under pressure with quickly changing priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to compose professional and relevant formal communications for internal and external distribution
  • Proficiency in various types of computer software including SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-05
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