EHS Specialist - Sparwood, BC

Komatsu - Sparwood, BC (30+ days ago)

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Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, industrial and forestry industries that maximizes value for customers through innovative solutions. With a full line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels and a global service network, we help customers safely and sustainably optimize their operations. Our Komatsu, P&H, Joy, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC and Gigaphoton equipment and services are used to extract fundamental minerals and develop modern infrastructure.

Job Overview

Reports to: National Manager, EHS

Secondary Matrix Manager: Regional Manager, Western Canada

Shift: 5 x 2, Mon – Fri, 8 hours per day

Location: Sparwood, BC

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation

This position is responsible to provide EHS support to the Sparwood Operations , National Service Group (Field Service) and other areas as required. This role ensures compliance to OH&S laws, regulations and standards. Provide support and advice to all levels within the organization regarding OH&S Act, Code and Regulation and other applicable legislation as required.

Supports the Incident Management process. Recommend corrective and preventive actions. Track implementation success.
Lead and assist in the Risk Management process within the operation (RAs, JHAs).
Drive the use of diverse safety tools (FLRA’s, Safety Inspections & Observations, Near Hit report cards).
Work with the regional Workers’ Compensation Board. Constantly review the Incident Summary; manage claims, complete Employer’s Reports.
Prepare safety meetings and actively participate in work planning processes.
Monitor safety performance across the business location, analyze stats & trends, and support business management in the development of action plans to improve performance to meet and exceed goals.
Be accessible by various levels within the organization as an impartial resource for environmental, health and safety concerns.
Develop and implement training material and EHS policies. Preform EHS orientations. Train employees on general / basic safety related subjects.
Must be willing to travel within Canada up to 35% to our active sites and regional offices.
Other duties, as assigned.
Skills / Qualification
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Health & Safety role.
NCSO, CSO or similar designation. Occupational Health and Safety Certificate is preferred.
Demonstrated experience and a working knowledge of: OH&S legislation, WHMIS, emergency response planning, Lock Out-Tag Out, Fall Protection, Confined Spaces, risk and hazard assessments, incident investigations, Basic and Specialized Personal Protective Equipment.
Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, individual and team based settings.
Demonstrated communication, reporting and leadership team skills are essential.
Self-motivated, proactive, adaptable and flexible.
Excellent teamwork skills.
Capable of Public Speaking.
Field experience is considered an asset.
Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), internet and data base experience.
Valid Driver’s license with no limitations

Komatsu Mining offers an excellent benefit package. We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

No agency or candidate phone calls please.

Komatsu Mining Corporation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.