Safety Coordinator - Building

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Division: Building
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Job ID: 18130
Job Status: Full Time Regular

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Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You are an experienced commercial construction tradesperson, foreman or superintendent. This is just the role for you, if you want to leverage your commercial construction experience and develop yourself into a Safety Coordinator position locally on a non-industrial work site. With guidance from seasoned mentors, you will assist front line supervisors and operations staff in achieving industry leading safety standards and records.

Experience a culture where your knowledge and experience are valued, and safety and integrity are uncompromised. Join Ledcor's Building team in Toronto.

Responsibilities
  • Implements and maintains Ledcor systems and procedures including: tracking pre-qualification data; maintaining inventory of hazardous products, first aid and personal protective equipment on site; and maintaining, recording and filing confidential information, metrics and spreadsheets in databases
  • Books and organizes safety training, prepares materials, and conducts Ledcor site specific health and safety orientations for new site employees
  • Supports the safety team in applying defined criteria to review subcontractors' safety programs and provide ongoing assistance to subcontractors
  • Provides assistance and acts as a resource to project site and management personnel in conducting and maintaining written records of the daily work-site health and safety inspections
  • Identifies corrective action to be taken when unsafe acts are identified during an inspection process; assists in resolving any issues of non-compliance; and provides education to supervisors, sub-contractors, and project site personnel in matters of health and safety
  • Maintains a working knowledge of, and provides consultative advice to project site personnel on, the interpretation of local and provincial regulations as they relate to both public and work-site safety
  • Maintains positive and professional working relationships while interfacing and communicating with regulatory authorities, all levels of management, clients, contacts and visitors to promote safety
  • Administers first aid services to all personnel on the work-site as necessary
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


Requirements
  • 3+ years of health & safety experience or combination of health & safety and trades experience; commercial construction project experience is strongly preferred
  • Standard first aid is required, advanced first aid is strongly preferred
  • Fully qualified CSO, NCSO would be an asset
  • Strong communication skills, confident interacting with key contacts in verbal, written and electronic form
  • Ability to identify problems/issues, generate solutions and make sound decisions using standard procedures
  • Proven skills in probing and listening carefully, presenting information clearly in an appropriate style, and persuading others in straightforward situations
  • Demonstrated willingness to contribute actively in team activities, sharing experiences and ideas
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality in all personnel and Ledcor business matters
  • Strong computer background including experience with MS Word and Excel
  • Must have and maintain a valid provincial driver's license
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol requirements


Work Conditions
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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Date Posted
2/28/2019
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