Director of Health & Safety

  • Posted: 1 month ago
  • Reference: job-11728
  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $135000 - 150000 per year
  • Test
Toronto, ON

One of North America's largest aggregates, cement, and construction materials company is looking for a Director of Occupational Health & Safety to join their executive team. Working throughout North America, you would be responsible for leading safety performance across all their facilities - ensuring a commitment towards safety excellence across all operational teams. This represents a fantastic opportunity to join an industry leader, where you will be given every platform to succeed in the role.

The Role:

  • Promote a proactive safety culture at all levels of the organization, with a heavy focus on employee engagement towards the safety program
  • Work closely with regional leadership in highlighting successes, focus areas, and KPI's throughout the region, in order to continually develop the safety program 
  • Undertake job-site inspections, hazard observations, near-miss investigations, and audits across all operational projects and sites, as deemed necessary
  • Train, coach, and mentor operation leaders and safety professionals 
  • Identify, develop, and deliver safety training in areas such as safety regulation, hazardous conditions, use of tools and equipment, etc. 
  • Ensure company remains compliant and informed of industry regulatory changes when it comes to bodies such as WSIB, OSHA & MSHA

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety, Engineering or another related discipline
  • At a minimum of 7 years of hands-on safety leadership experience in either building materials, aggregates, heavy manufacturing, or a similar environment
  • Self-starter who is able to work autonomously 
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, able to interface with employees at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to Travel

2020-12-08

    Where do you want to go?

Boston Office

51 Melcher St
Boston
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533


EHSTalent@shirleyparsons.com

Los Angeles Office

1925 Century Park E
Los Angeles
CA 90067

(+1) 323-300-6655


EHSTalent@shirleyparsons.com