Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, a part of JD Irving; we are comprised of three short line railways offering complete logistics and transportation solutions. We are NB Southern Railway, Eastern Maine Railway and Maine Northern Railway.
We are looking for an energetic and highly motivated senior leader for our Health, Safety, Security and Environment Departments in the following position:
Director of HSSE
To provide leadership and direction in the areas of Health, Safety, Security and Environment for our 3 railways in Canada and the United States.
Responsible for reporting on safety performance in the above areas as well as all programs and initiatives in providing a world class safety culture.
Support your team of safety professionals in maintaining and evolving the safety management systems, regulatory programs and company policies; ensuring compliance by all employees, Foremen, Supervisors and Management.
As a part of the Senior Management Team, you will be responsible to lead all HSSE discussions within our company and our Transportation & Logistics Division.
You will be the primary contact for all regulatory bodies in Canada and the United States.
Education Requirements – Knowledge & Skills:
Post secondary education and 5-10 years of leadership experience in a Safety role is essential.
Experience in the Railroad Industry and a keen understanding of HSSE regulations and standards is an asset.
Must possess excellent communication and negotiation skills with a focus on providing a well maintained safety culture.
The ability to lead a team with mutual respect, teamwork, continuous improvement mindset and a passion for Safety.
The ability to develop, motivate, and foster positive relationships with your team, other Supervisors/Managers and our customers.
Individuals should be well organized, with a proven ability to manage deadlines and priorities.
Computer Skills; including MS Office, Outlook, etc. are essential.
To apply for this position, please go on-line to www.jdirving.com/careers Job ID#504911 JD Irving - 12 months ago