Safety Coordinator - Highway Maintenance


Category: Health and Safety
Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta
Title: Safety Coordinator - Highway Maintenance
Job ID: 13576
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

As HS&E Coordinator for Highways Maintenance you will be responsible for using a collaborative approach to applying the professional practices required of Safety professionals at a Ledcor work site. You will be required to consistently convey mature professional judgment and managerial knowledge required of a Health, Safety and Environmental professional under minimal supervision.

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• Able to provide independent advice to operations management in Ledcor HS&E program
• Is able to independently lead / support daily safety meetings
• Participates in the conduct of detailed, fact based incident management
• Acquires clear competence and understanding in executing Ledcor HS&E program in all types of situations (project start up, duration and close out)
• Develops and enhances Job Hazard Analysis and Safe Work Practice documents based on existing materials
• Has an understanding of all site, BU or division safety programs, company codes of business conduct, site/BU specific procedures and management systems
• Trains organization in task/trade specific work practices and procedures (Flagger, TDG, LOTO)
• Seeks to understand and meet the demands of various stakeholders, including internal and external clients
• Supports and takes action for operations personnel to meet Ledcor “Leading Indicator” requirements
• Practices attentive and active listening and is skilled at questioning to ensure understanding
• Obtains basic understanding of complementary HS&E functions such as Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health practices


• ~ 3+ years relevant industry Health and Safety experience
• Fully qualified CSO or NCSO
• OH&S certification or diploma would be an asset
• Self starter who understands his/her role in achieving HS&E results (Planning and Execution abilities)
• Demonstrates a collaborative approach with site employees, site management and corporate representatives/management
• Able to ensure HS&E requirements have been met and able to facilitate others in best practices in the execution of HS&E processes
• Is a clear communicator who can present truth in appropriate and helpful manner (e.g. Findings/Corrective actions from incident investigations and audits)
• Able to recognize and is comfortable in dealing with uncertainty
• Follows defined processes and boundaries provided by Ledcor HS&E program and relevant OH&S (or equivalent) legislation to be able to make appropriate, timely decisions in consultation with others
• Previous experience in a leadership capacity would be an asset

Work Conditions

• Applicants that reside in Grande Prairie AB will be given preference due to the location of this position
• 5 days on/2 days off shift rotations working 8 hours per day
• This role requires occasional on-call work
• Travel to various sites and office locations will be required

Ledcor Civil builds and maintains infrastructure in various industries including oil and gas, transportation, and mining. We’re experts in public and private infrastructure construction and maintenance – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, and waterways.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Grande Prairie, AB
Grande Prairie, Alberta

Date Posted 5/16/2017 4:27:05 PM