Environmental, Health and Safety Representative

Prysmian - Saguenay, QC (30+ days ago)

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City: Saguenay
Country/Region: CA

Are you a highly motivated individual with a passion for innovation?

Are you seeking a role that will continue to challenge you in a company committed to championing your growth?

Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Spanning 50 countries, 112 plants, 25 research and development centers, and employing over 30,000 associates, we have a strategic footprint that allows us to service emerging markets and communities across the globe with ease. Prysmian Group is presently on a full integration path with General Cable. This growth is only the beginning. We are presently looking for top talent to join our team during this exciting time.


General Accountability

Reporting to the North America HSE Director and Canada Human Resources Director is a key member of the plant leadership team, and is responsible for achieving all safety and human resources objectives as identified in the business plan. This position is responsible for the workforce within the Lapointe plant.

Job Duties
Lead by example for safety and always has a safety mentality ;
Lead manpower planning, recruitment, selection, hiring and retention of plant employees;
Maintain compliance with all Canadian and Quebec regulations concerning employment;
Participate in developing plant goals, objectives and systems;
Administer various human resource plans and procedures for all team members; assists in the development and implementation of HR policies and procedures; prepares and maintains team member handbook and policies and procedures manual;
Coordinate the facility’s attendance and recognition programs and assists with the administration and implementation of facility HR and payroll policies and programs;
Support team member training and development programs;
Perform benefits administration to include claims resolution, change reporting, approving invoices for payment and communicating benefit information to team members. Execute an inclusive wellness program;
Handle as needed team member counseling, outplacement counseling and exit interviewing;
Maintains human resource information system, team member information files, and legal/regulatory filings;
Support and mentor team members initiatives when requested;
Plan team member morale building events and other positive employee relations activities;
Mentor Manufacturing Excellence teams for Talent Management and Communications;
Lead safety meetings;
Lead team members in the accident/incident investigation process;
Promote health and wellness, and manages workers compensation claims (CSST);
Lead the activities of the local Health and Safety committee and Emergency Response Team;
Maintains EHS programs and rules in accordance with Corporate and Canadian regulatory requirements. Benchmark and shares EHS and HR best practices;
Promotes GC health and safety initiatives (Consequence Thinking, Safestart, etc.);
Serves on the pension committee and works with the Canadian HR Manager on disability matters;
Develops and maintain systems and records for the training and development of all team members.

Key Requirements

Hands-on, team-oriented leadership style. Driver.
Ability to communicate in French and English (oral & written)
Excellent analytical skills. Critical thinker.
Energetic. Positive, can-do attitude.
Ability to manage multiple, complex tasks with excellent attention to detail Communicate and lead continuous improvement efforts.
Strong planning, leadership and administrative skills.
Solid General Business acumen.
Experience in Lean/Six Sigma manufacturing environments.

Bachelor Degree from accredited 4 year program.
Health, safety and environment technical degree combined with a university first cycle degree in Human resources
3-5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.

This role is eligible for relocation.

Prysmian Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.