HSE Advisor - Projects

Hitachi ABB Power Grids - Quebec City, QC (30+ days ago)

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a pioneering technology leader that is helping to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. We help keep your lights on, the factories running, our hospitals and schools open. Come as you are and prepare to get better as you learn from others. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and plug into a team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Innovation

Hitachi ABB Grid Automation support customers in creating stronger, smarter and greener grids adapted to meet the needs of the changing power landscape. Our system solutions are designed and delivered to provide the highest lifecycle value with the lowest risk. Hitachi ABB Power Grids seeks a Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Professional who will be responsible for supporting all phases of project site execution. The ideal candidate will have a degree in safety or related field, professional safety certification, mastery of construction site HSE management, and electrical safety experience including in high voltage distribution environments.

Your responsibilities
Coordinate with the project management teams to review proposed project scopes and tenders, HSE plans, and sub-contractor qualifications.
Act as the HSE focal point to site, project, and management including during both routine progress meetings and emergent issue resolution.
Assist in the identification, analysis and development of controls to eliminate or minimize occupational hazards at project and service locations.
Provide advice, support and training where necessary to management and workforce to achieve HSE objectives and maintain regulatory compliance.
Facilitate and direct HSE best practices to ensure continuous improvement and to instill a world-class culture.
Conduct project site visits and audits to evaluate the effectiveness of HSE processes and assist in taking the necessary steps to close gaps in execution.
Participate and support analysis of incident trends and provide recommendations for preventative and improvement actions.
Lead accident investigations to ensure that root-cause analysis is appropriately conducted and corrective actions address the causes
Maintain required HSE records and develop and present routine HSE progress reports.
Maintain awareness of developments and legislation that impact assigned functions.
Represent the HSE function to current and prospective customers.
Your background
Bachelor s degree and eight years professional HSE experience, or
Associates degree and ten years professional HSE experience
Ability to travel an average of 35% of the time
Professional certification (e.g. CSP, CIH).
Construction HSE experience including execution of site preparation, demolition, installation and commissioning scopes.
Ability to operate within and support matrixed leadership and functional teams.
Electrical safety experience including high voltage power distribution environments.
Knowledge and experience in electrical substation construction
High comfort level with digitized management tools.
Proven leadership, interpersonal, and influencing skills.
English and French required.
More about us

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, the business serves utility, industry and infrastructure customers across the value chain, and emerging areas like sustainable mobility, smart cities, energy storage and data centres. With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values, and is committed to powering good for a sustainable energy future, with pioneering and digital technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. www.hitachiabb-powergrids.com Hitachi ABB Power Grids Canada Inc. values the dedication, commitment and expertise of our employees. We are committed to employment equity and believe in an inclusive and diverse workforce. Hitachi ABB Power Grids actively encourages applications from women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities and visible minorities. Hitachi ABB Power Grids encourages applicants to self-identify in the application process and is prepared to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Only selected applicants will be contacted.

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Location Saint-Laurent, QC, Quebec, Canada
Job type Full-Time
Contract Regular/Permanent
Retirement plan
Medical insurance
Wellbeing program