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Health and Safety Coordinator

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Date posted: Jan 21, 2021

PURPOSE and SCOPE:
The Safety and Health Coordinator organizes and directs MacDon safety and security programs and ensures compliance with Occupational Health and Safety regulations.
 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leads :
    o Informal leader of Safety Representatives
    o Safety related Contractors on assignment
  • Audit and confirmation of Safety System including:
    o Regular Safety System and Training Audits o Facility Audits and post audit reviews with area owners and leadership.
    o Lifting Equipment Audit
    o Forklift Equipment Audit
    o Industrial Steel Storage Racking.
  • Conducts safety and risk assessments using company Risk Assessment Process.
  • Investigates incidents and provides recommendations for corrective action.
  • Maintains and keeps current the MacDon SharePoint Safety & Health Web Page.
  • Coordinates JOHSC activities and meetings.
  • Reviews, updates, amends and ensures safety training material meets Regulatory and Legislated standards and company policies.
  • Reviews and maintains Safe Work procedures.
  • Coordinating Annual 3rd Party Safety System Audits.
  • Reports and responds to regulatory activities as required.
  • Provides Health & Safety Training as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education and Experience:

  • Graduate of the Occupational Health and Safety Program at Red River or other post-secondary education in Health and Safety.
  • Previous experience in Health and Safety in a Manufacturing Environment an asset.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Formally trained in lifting and mobile equipment operations.
  • Trained Safety System Auditor.
  • Computer and Management skills.