Health and Safety Manager

Dillon Consulting Limited - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

Apply Now

Dillon is an established, employee-owned professional consulting firm at the intersection of planning, management, engineering, and environmental science. With 20 offices across Canada, Dillon offers a wide range of services related to building and improving facilities and infrastructure, protecting the environment, and developing communities.

Dillon is committed to the principles of employment equity, inclusiveness, and diversity within our organization. We strive to provide a workplace that is free from discrimination based on race, ancestry, place of origin, ethnic origin, colour, citizenship, creed, gender identity and gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, disability, socio-economic status, diversity of thought, or any other factor unrelated to capabilities or job performance. Dillon aims to achieve an inclusive workplace that respects and values differences where opportunities are based on skills and abilities. Inclusion is more than a word to us, it is the way we are choosing to run our business.

Dillon is currently seeking candidates for the position of Health and Safety Manager. Based from any Dillon office, this role will be instrumental in providing operational and strategic leadership in the development of Health and Safety, and Corporate Services Emergency Contingency programs.

The position will also be responsible for the implementation, monitoring and administration of departmental policies, programs, and procedures in relation to Occupational Health Safety (OHS) and Emergency Planning (EP).

This position has direct supervision of staff and provides supervision, leadership, training, and support to ensure that established requirements are met. The position also trains and develops staff, ensures certifications and training requirements are met and works with Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committees to ensure each office is functioning effectively and is in compliance with the various legislative requirements across Canada.

Develop and implement new documentation and procedures relevant to Health and Safety on a provincial and federal level
Lead the training of new and existing employees on new HSE measures and changes in regulations
Develop and manage internal compliance measure for health and safety
Ensure internal and external health and safety procedures are up to date
Build and maintain relationship with external parties relevant to Occupational Health and Safety such as governing bodies and compensation boards
Commitment to being part of a learning organization, by providing leadership and contributing to the career development of staff, including training, coaching and mentoring
Leadership and continued development and growth of the health and safety team
Contributions to Dillon’s corporate profile through active participation in professional associations and committees
Business travel upon request

A degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Social Sciences or Health related field
Certification with the Canadian Board of Registered Safety Professionals
Certification in Emergency Planning or Emergency Management will be considered an asset
A minimum of 10 years’ experience, preferably in the consulting industry

In-depth understanding of Health and Safety policies and regulations across Canada
Experience using software programs and applications
Experience leading Health and Safety programs and formal management systems
Demonstrated experience in stakeholder management, project management and project delivery
Ability to innovate and work with tight timelines
Superior leadership and influencing skills
Excellent verbal, written communication and business writing skills

Dillon welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Accommodation measures may include but are not limited to: enabling accessibility for persons with disabilities, scheduling to respect religious obligations or permitting flexible work arrangements to meet family obligations. To request for accommodation, please email us at

Dillon offers competitive salaries, health benefits and a generous retirement savings plan.