Bilingual Health and Safety Specialist

Company Name: 
Workplace Safety North
Resume closing date: 
Sunday, January 21, 2018

Join us. Make a difference.

At Workplace Safety North, we are dedicated to bringing every worker home safe and healthy. We are seeking people who share our passion for health and safety excellence.

As part of a high performance team, you will assist clients in meeting and exceeding their Occupational Health and Safety responsibilities by evaluating the quality of health and safety programs in a variety of workplaces, providing outcome-oriented consulting and developing clear and concise action plans. This includes delivering high-impact training to supervisors and workers, facilitating meetings and leading industry committees as well as visiting sites in remote locations.

A natural leader, you will be able to analyze complex situations, determine when technical support is required, develop clear recommendations, and write reports. Your ability to develop work plans and schedules, set and meet goals, and work with minimal supervision is complemented by your ability to build rapport and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

You possess sound knowledge of adult education, coaching, and facilitation; post-secondary education or an equivalent combination of training/education, complemented with a minimum of seven years of forestry sector experience in occupational health and safety. Exceptional presentation skills, as well as excellent reading, writing and oral communication skills in both English and French are required. A Certified Registered Safety Professional designation or the ability to attain is required. Experience in a forestry-related discipline is mandatory. A valid driver’s licence and access to a vehicle are required.

This position provides a challenging career with an attractive benefits package and salary based on qualifications. If you feel you meet our needs and are interested in being a part of a rewarding career in occupational health and safety, please forward your application by January 21, 2018 to:

Human Resources
Workplace Safety North
690 McKeown Avenue
North Bay, ON P1B 9P1
fax: (705) 482-0326 (confidential fax)