Safety Supervisor - Building Construction

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Division: Building
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Job ID: 16694
Job Status: Full Time Regular


Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You are an accredited safety professional with 5 years' plus experience across the full range of the commercial construction industry, including high-rise tower, commercial and institutional projects. Your proven fieldleadership experience will allow you to effectively deliver the Health, Safety and Environmental programs across the BC region to assist project teams in the day-to-day operations by influencing, developing and implementing project safety plans to help achieve the corporate goal of zero incidents.

Join the Ledcor Building group in Vancouver, BC today!

  • Works under the direction of the HS&E Manager to verify projects are properly and effectively implementing Ledcor's Health, Safety and Environmental Protection (HS&E) standards
  • Professionally represents Ledcor HS&E at client/project meetings
  • Acts as a coach and mentor for operations staff and project safety coordinators to promote Ledcor's safety culture
  • Assists and supports the implementation of the health and safety policies and procedures in accordance with Ledcor and regulatory requirements
  • Works with operations and project teams on the development/implementation of project specific safety plans, job hazard assessments and safe work procedures
  • Participates and supports operational staff in conducting effective incident investigations that identify underlying causes and effective corrective measures
  • Establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with management, project teams, and project safety coordinators
  • Trains staff in Ledcor health, safety and environmental protection processes and procedures
  • Conducts regular project inspections with project management staff to verify compliance with corporate policies and health and safety regulations
  • Assists the project team to develop appropriate corrective and preventative actions

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years relevant health and safety experience with your BC Construction Safety Officer (CSO) or National Construction Safety Officer designation (NCSO)
  • Possession or in pursuit of Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) or other professional HS&E designation is desired, but not required
  • Strong computer skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Thorough knowledge of local government health and safety acts, policies, regulations, codes and practices
  • Competent level of understanding of basic HS&E functions; such as, occupational hygiene, ergonomics, confined space and incident investigations
  • Thorough knowledge of commercial construction practices, techniques and equipment
  • Able to apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to HS&E issues, make timely decisions under pressure and in a respectful manner
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Able to collaborate and function effectively within a team environment
  • Ability to support operations staff and project safety coordinators to set, articulate and achieve challenging goals
  • Strong leadership skills to build relationships and motivate and operational and HS&E teams
  • Ability to physically traverse uneven ground and heights, climb ladders/stairs, and stand for extended periods of time
  • Must have and maintain a valid provincial driver's license with a reasonably infraction-free driving record

Work Conditions
  • Travel within BC to various project locations required

Ledcor Building offers full-service construction for commercial, residential, institutional, and light industrial projects, along with expertise in green building. Our depth of knowledge and expertise come from building hundreds of projects - of all sizes - across North America each year.

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!


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