Health & Safety Manager

Brantford, Ontario | Full-Time

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Responsibilities

  • In collaboration with all levels of management, and in consultation with the Joint Health & Safety Committee, review Health & Safety policies and objectives to ensure they are appropriate for our operation, which include active construction sites indoor and outdoor facilities, manufacturing/production site and office environment
  • Ensure that Health, Safety & Environmental practices are reflective of current legislative standards and requirements, as well as organizational policies and safety philosophy
  • Monitor, continuously research and stay abreast of new and revised legislation, industry trends and best practices to make recommendations on keeping policies up to date and current
  • Assist in the planning of on-site projects with regards to health, safety & environmental protection
  • Support the development of site-specific Emergency Response Plans
  • Manage the administration of health, safety & environmental protection tasks
  • Lead incident investigations using root cause analysis, documentation and standardized processes, and recommending/implementing effective correction and/or prevention measures
  • Coordinate with appropriate internal partners to ensure that all health, safety & environmental reports are completed and documented in a timely manner, including but not limited to WSIB and OH&S forms
  • Carry out both scheduled and unscheduled health, safety & environmental inspections to identify, document, and report existing and potential hazards (near-misses), and recommend corrective and/or preventative measures
  • Conduct reviews to evaluate the effectiveness of the health, safety & environmental policies and programs that are in place, and identify gaps and propose solutions
  • Management and quality control of Personal Protective Equipment
  • Coordinate the planning, scheduling, delivery and recording of the Health, Safety & Environmental Training Orientation and Curriculum to workers
  • Develop health, safety & environmental communication plans and be responsible for ongoing communication of Health and Safety Program status, changes, issues, challenges and metrics.
  • Facilitate and promote a collective team approach to safety across the organization
  • As JHSC Chair, collaborate with the Joint Health and Safety Committee and ensure the group is working interdependently towards the Health and Safety Program goals and objectives.
  • Maintain statistics, records, and monitor incidents, and prepare health, safety & environmental reports upon request
  • Support the enforcement health, safety & environmental regulations, policies, practices and procedures on site on an ongoing basis

 

Knowledge & Skill Requirements

  • Formal education and/or training in Occupational Health and Safety, or equivalent experience
  • Certified Health and Safety Professional i.e. CRSP®/PSAC® or CSSE would be an asset
  • Prior experience working in a similar Health, Safety and Environment role, preferably in a greenhouse, food, pharmaceutical or construction industry is an asset
  • Strong knowledge of the OHSA and other related Health and Safety legislation
  • Safety knowledge in Fall Protection, Heat Stress, Safe Lifting and WHMIS
  • Knowledge on Environmental Legislation and Regulations
  • Ability to be the visible, front-line representative for health and safety on site
  • Knowledge and practical experience in incident investigation and site inspections is an asset
  • Strong administrative, multi-tasking, time management, planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong computer proficiency, specifically using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Office etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and relationship-building skills
  • Flexible, open, and approachable attitude
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision as well as within a collaborative team setting
  • Ability to obtain A/RPIC status as per Health Canada ACMPR regulations

48North welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available, upon request, for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

48North Cannabis Corp.
48North Cannabis Corp.
HQ: Toronto, Ontario

48North Cannabis Corp. (TSXV: NRTH) is a vertically integrated cannabis company focused on the health and wellness market through cultivation and extraction, as well as the creation of innovative, authentic brands for next-generation cannabis products.

Company size: 50

  • Salary
  • Career Level
  • Degree
  • Experience
  • Job Type
  • Attractive
  • Mid-Senior Level
  • Degree Preferred
  • 3-6 Years
  • Full-Time
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