Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator

Sunrise Poultry - Surrey, BC (il y a 30+ jours)

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POSITION TITLE: Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator

REPORTS TO: Plant Manager

LOCATION: Sunrise Poultry

JOB SUMMARY: This position is for responsible for the on going development and enhancement of the plant’s Occupational Health and Safety Program. This involves implementing the approved health and safety initiatives to maintain compliance with OH&S legislation. Performing inspections of the facility and equipment identify potential hazards and recommend preventative measures. Investigate accidents and work-related illnesses. As well, support the facility in general health

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for management of day-to-day management of the health & safety issues within the plant

Prepare and submit WCB forms to WorkSafe BC, monitor claims

Coordinate the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

Coordinate monthly first aid meetings

Implement and oversee safety programs

Identification of hazardous conditions and practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures, risk assessments and development of recommendation

Ensuring the quality of accident investigations and the completion of documentation

Arrange and coordinate return-to-work and modified duties for employees.

Maintain/update Job Safety Analysis and preparation of safe work practices

Provide support, advice and guidance with respect to all health and safety activities

Produces reports and statistical information as required

Work closely with management to ensure all Health and Safety policies and procedures are adhered to as required by legislation

Assist with new employee orientation and safety training

All WorksafeBC related claims management, inclusive of protests and appeals, requests and responses

Non-occupational disability claims management.

Ensures all programs remain current with changing requirements/regulations and the entire safety program is reviewed annually.
 Manage and coordinate WorksafeBC programs and strategies, as required by WorksafeBC and the company

Work with Safety Advisor from Safety Alliance of BC to work toward OSSE certification

Perform other duties as required

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

3-5 years’ experience in the administration of policies and legislative compliance

Experience in safety or a related field preferably in a manufacturing environment

Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in an accredited Occupational Health and Safety certification program

CRSP designation an asset

REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

Comprehensive knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety legislation combined with training in hazard recognition, assessment and control

Knowledge of Return To Work and modified work programs

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work with union and management personnel in a collaborative environment

Self starting proactive individual who can work well independently and in a team environment

Transparency in dealing with others, high level of integrity and work ethic

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (Word and Excel)

Excellent analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Worksafe Claims: 3 years (Preferred)
  • previous OH&S: 3 years (Required)
  • Manufacturing Facility: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Location:

  • Surrey, BC (Preferred)

Language:

  • english (Required)