This will be a 1 year contract position that through our anticipated growth could become a permanent role.
Reporting to the Human Resources Manager, the OHS Coordinator’s primary role is to ensure the facility is in compliance with the safety rules and regulations and ensure that all employees are working in a safe manner while ensuring production goals are met. You will develop and maintain Health & Safety plans and policies, create and facilitate training for employees and supervisors/managers, act as a point or contact and resources for Health & Safety issues, conduct regular inspection and document inspections, participate in the Joint Health & Safety Committee and other human resources projects as required.
Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or related field.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a health and safety role, ideally in a manufacturing environment.
Strong communication skills in English (verbal and written).
Thorough working knowledge of OHS requirements and WorkSafe BC rules and regulations.
Demonstrated ability to contribute as a strong team player.
Solid understanding of a food production / manufacturing environment.
Proficiency in computer programs / software such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Access, Power Point.
Able to work with individuals at all levels of the organization.
Brookside offers a challenging work environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth, including a leading compensation package including salary, flexible health benefits and Retirement plans, and as part of The Hershey Company, exposure to a world class, global organization.