Weyerhaeuser Safety Environmental Manager Full Time in Drayton Valley, AB


Branch Drayton Valley AB CA

Safety Environmental Manager
Drayton Valley, AB

Serving the residential, multi-family and light commercial markets, our Wood Products businesses manufacture a wide range of structural framing materials and…

Weyerhaeuser Drayton Valley is looking for a candidate with
a strong Safety/Environmental background and will be reporting to the Unit
Manager. This position will help to provide leadership excellence,
understanding and driving safety goals.

At Weyerhaeuser our most valued resources aren’t just the
trees and timberlands we oversee, we are a leader in the world’s structural
frame market with innovative products, systems and services for use in a
variety of residential, commercial and industrial applications. We are
looking for people who can contribute, grow, think and create. We thrive
in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards innovation. Our
associates are the real reason we have been in business for over 100 years.
Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest
manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world.


The Drayton Valley Lumber operations has an immediate
opening for a Safety/ Environmental Manager. The combined responsibilities will

be as follows:
Key Functions:
Provide full time health and safety support to the site
and ensure that all practices are in compliance with corporate and regulatory
agency requirements.

Build a positive working relationship with all regulatory

Set safety objectives and targets to ensure that goals are

Provide leadership, coordination and technical expertise
in the areas of environment, health and safety and support the site in
training and developmental requirements.

Conduct incident investigation on all work related safety
and environmental incidents.

Oversee WCB claims in partnership with Human Resources.

Responsible for coordinating internal and external audits
that support the Health and Safety exchange.

Ensure accurate and timely implementation of facility safety
and environmental plans, procedures and reporting.

Support and/or lead safety and environmental compliance
audits at the facility.

Maintain environmental compliance in accordance to the
provincial code of practice for sawmill plants.

Continually improve environmental and incident prevention
programs and techniques.

Role model all standards/processes and on-the-job behavior
by living our core principles of integrity, fairness, & creating a positive
inclusive work environment.


High School Diploma/General Education Degree (GED) with minimum 6 years related experience OR Associate’s Degree with minimum 4 years related experience OR Bachelor’s Degree or higher with minimum 1 year related experience

Passion for safety as demonstrated by a strong commitment to associate safety

Understands safety compliance auditing process and ability to complete an internal audit/review

Technical expertise in safety to include regulatory requirements, OSHA record keeping, workers compensation, and industrial hygiene regulations

Experience in Safety Incident Investigations

Knowledge of chemical and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) systems management

Ability to develop and effectively deliver safety training

Project management skills to include the ability to develop and implement safety processes

Strong, engaging, people-centered leadership style

Proactive, assertive and ability to work with a sense of urgency

Ability to plan, prioritize and work under pressure and meet deadlines

Demonstrated computer skills and proficiency in MS Office and knowledge of health & safety programs

High level of integrity, strong work ethic, good judgment and problem solving skills

The following qualifications are preferred:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Environmental or Occupational Safety

Knowledge of site operation processes

Safety & industrial hygiene certification and/or training

Wood Products

Serving the residential, multi-family and light commercial markets, our Wood Products businesses manufacture a wide range of structural framing materials and provides seamless building solutions, from design to installation to support. These teams move fast, work smart and never stop pushing to be and stay number one in the industry.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Drayton Valley, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-17
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