Safety Specialist


Health and Safety




Red Deer

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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10201 Jasper Ave. (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB - T5J 3N7 Phone : 780-420-0110



Job Description

Safety Specialist

With over 55 years of experience in the Alberta marketplace, Manpower specializes in matching great talent with great companies. In tandem with our client, a leader in the petrochemical industry, Manpower is seeking a Safety Specialist, to fulfill contract position, in Joffre, AB.

Candidates must be a resident of the Red Deer area or have accommodation in the area to be considered for this role.

In this role, as a Safety Specialist, your responsibilities will include:
* Provides guidance to project leadership to maintain 100% compliance with federal, provincial and local Occupational Safety regulations.
* Liaise between contractor and leadership to provide insight back to leadership regarding field observations and interactions.
* Ensure that client expectations and standards for incident management are applied whenever meaningful and appropriate.
* Guides, advises and maintains client's Occupational Safety management systems for all assigned projects.
* Supports the implementation of corporate, business unit, and regional safety standards; facilitates site-specific safety programs designed to reduce employee workplace injuries and illnesses within all assigned projects.
* Promotes proactive hazard awareness/recognition to reduce incidents in the workplace and leads and provides guidance in the investigation to identify causal factors aimed at preventing future events from occurring.
* Ensures fulfillment of the regulatory and internal reporting and record keeping requirements for occupational illnesses, exposures and injuries.
* Represents the client's projects within the scope of Technical Services by actively participating in corporate, business unit, and regional safety networks.
* Makes recommendations to leadership aimed at driving safety initiatives for each respective project as appropriate.
* Participates in project planning including safety review of projects, safety design reviews of process / equipment changes at the site.
* Delivers safety training for project employees and contractors.
* Actively participates in, and supports the client's existing auditing program; ensure prompt closure of audit findings for the project.
* Prepares safety alerts, bulletins, and warnings to ensure effective communication of potential hazards to front line employees; assist leadership in the preparation and presentation of safety related materials and reports.
* Provides support to other client facilities as requested to support regional initiatives.
* Regulatory reporting preparation and compliance monitoring.

Successful candidates will have:
* A professional safety designation, CRSP; this is mandatory for this role

Please apply online and / or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email or contact Melissa at 403.269.6936.

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

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