Michels Corp Safety Manager in Toronto, Ontario
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Employment duration: Full time
Employee Referral Bonus:
Job Title: Safety Manager
As an integral part of the management team, this role leads the Health & Safety agenda, ensures compliance with all relevant legislation and regulations (Ontario Regulation Part IV - TUNNELS, SHAFTS, CAISSONS AND COFFERDAM) and manages the design, delivery, and standardization of the Environmental Health & Safety programs for the company. The position duration is for 5 Years+ Location: Toronto, Ontario – Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant and the North Toronto Treatment Plant area.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Designated full-time permanent employee must take prescribed COR™ training offered by IHSA, conduct an internal audit of HSMS using IHSA's COR™ Audit Tool and conduct and successfully complete annual internal audits for each of the next two years using IHSA's COR™
Participates in incident investigation and root-cause analysis of environmental, health and safety incidents, Conducts, reviews, and communicates results of Accident Investigations
Conduct Hazard Assessments, through task analysis, physical demands analysis, risk assessments and workplace inspections; Recommending and/or implementing corrective action
Liaise with external agencies including the Ministry of Labour (MOL) and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
Ensure that all WSIB claims are handled as per best practices and on a timely basis
Maintains and communicates upgrades of H.S.E. Policies and Procedures to managers, and business leaders. Makes sure policies and procedures are developed, updated, implemented, and followed
Participate in the subcontractor management process
Responsible for implementation of safety-related training for both mandated and site-specific topics.
Provides Technical Guidance on Ontario Regulation Part IV - TUNNELS, SHAFTS, CAISSONS AND COFFERDAMS , Safety regulations, standards and Industry programs.
Drive continuous improvement of programs through the development of action plans based on analysis of data, review of incidents, risks and feedback from employees.
At least ten (10) years of supervisory heavy civil construction experience within the last fifteen (15) years.
Participation in the capacity of a safety coordinator on at least two (2) TBM tunnel projects
Individuals must possess safety experience in heavy construction and underground construction
Candidate must be local or willing to relocate to project location in Toronto, Ontario
Must be willing to work flexible hours and shifts
Must have a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record
Possess strong computer skills: Proficiency in MS Office including MS word, MS Excel and PowerPoint
Professional certifications required C.H.S.O or N.C.S.O
Degree or diploma in a related field i.e HSE or OH&S
Excellent communication skills in both verbal and written formats
Action oriented and full of energy for things that may seem challenging
Establishes and maintains effective relationships with internal and external individuals
Faces up to people problems quickly and directly
Can quickly find common ground and solve problems for the good of all
Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions
Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully