Safety Advisor

Bouchier - Fort McMurray, AB (30+ days ago)

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Company Description:
Launched in 1998 with nothing more than a used Caterpillar dozer and an entrepreneurial spirit, Bouchier has grown to be a leading provider of integrated site services to the Athabasca Oil Sands region.

From our head office in Fort McKay, Alberta and administrative office in Fort McMurray, Alberta, the company now employs more than 800 dedicated team members and commands a fleet of over 350 pieces of equipment.

With a strong belief in doing the right things in the right way, Bouchier is now one of the largest companies owned and operated by Indigenous peoples in the area providing contracting, construction, and general site services.

Position Details:

Primary Responsibilities:
Promote and implement HSE&SR systems to ensure proactive management and continuous improvement in operational performance
Formulate training and educational materials to create a safe environment for employees
Document, maintain, and communicate HSE&SR policies, standards, procedures and best practices
Support in the development, implementation and analysis of health and safety reporting systems
Benchmark HSE&SR statistics
Track and communicate HSE&SR performance
Identify, assess and implement HSE&SR programs, as well as new technology to improve operations and HSE&SR performance
Review and update policies, procedures and work practices on an ongoing basis, and verify compliance with health and safety regulations
Recognize and reward HSE&SR excellence
Advise and ensure health and safety programs are delivered in accordance with the corporate and client requirements, as well as with all applicable laws, regulations and external legislative requirements
Assist in the analysis and reporting of incident and injury statistics and supply information to relevant divisions
Coordinate safety meetings
Participate in incident investigations and WCB Claim processes
Remain current of all HSE related legislation
Assist in department business planning and management to ensure that safety issues are integrated into day-to-day activities and incorporated into a sustainable

Education and Experience:
Post-secondary education in Occupational Health and Safety is considered an asset
NCSO certification
CRSP designation is considered an asset
5 –10 years experience directly related to safety, in field of upstream oil and gas, oil sands, or heavy construction industries
Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
Valid CSTS and OSSA (Oil Sands Safety Association) orientation mandatory.
Above average communication, facilitation and presentation skills
Demonstrated knowledge of WCB claims managements systems and modified work programs
Ability to work and interact with people from diverse backgrounds is a must
Ability to identify problems/issues, and can generate new solutions to complex problems
Strong computer skills, with advanced use of Excel and Word
Extensive knowledge of all relevant OH&S regulations and safety codes, and exceptional ability to interpret and communicate them
Must be self-motivated with excellent organization skills
All applicants must have the ability to speak, read and write fluently in English

Additional Information:
The Bouchier Group is pleased to offer competitive wages, a Health and Dental Benefit Package as well as a group Registered Pension Plan.

All applicants must have the ability to speak, read and write fluently in English.

Application Instructions:
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until suitable candidate is found.

Please apply to this posting with your cover letter and resume inclusive of copies of your safety tickets and abstract.

The Bouchier Group would like to thank all applicants who apply to our postings. Please note that only those selected for interviews will be contacted directly. No phone calls please.

Should you have any questions regarding this posting, please contact us at:

Main Office PO Box 6607, Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 5N4