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Administrative Safety Officer

Administrative Safety Officer
S.D.N Contracting Ltd.
Lake Cowichan
Full-time
posted 8 weeks 18 hours ago
Administrative Safety Officer

Description: S.D.N Contracting Ltd. Is seeking a highly-driven individual who would like to grow with the company. The successful candidate will start off as an administrative safety officer with the opportunity to grow into a safety manager. Desired applicants will have a background in the forest industry. 

Location: Lake Cowichan, BC  
 
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Demonstrate sound technical understanding of S.D.N’s safe work practices and procedures, and the detailed requirements of the Site Safety Management Plan as well as other Occupational Health, Safety & Environment (OHSE) requirements outlined in the contract.
  • Ensure S.D.N Contracting’s safety policies are promoted and followed.
  • Review Work Safe BC investigation reports and follow up on the action items. 
  • Review incident investigations.
  • Provide site safety training and new employee orientations for all workers working on the job site, including S.D.N workers, subcontractors, clients and visitors.
  • Assist the site supervisor as required in leading all site safety meetings.
  • Complete administration and documentation required for each meeting.
  • Record and circulate meeting minutes as required.
  • Complete thorough investigations into all safety or environmental incidents, in conjunction with the site supervisor.
  • Complete monthly health & safety reports and submit to the project manager.
  • Manage all safety related administrative tasks as required.
  • Perform a variety of administrative and clerical office support activities for multiple staff, in a timely manner.
  • Uphold electronic and paper filing systems.
  • Develop and maintain an electronic mapping system.
Credentials
  • Completion of post-secondary education in a related field (administrative or forestry).
  • At least 2 years of experience in the forest industry is an asset
  • Strong computer skills including proficiently in using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently and as part of a team.
  • Work collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal. 
  • Develop, maintain and strengthen relationships with stakeholders.
How to apply:
Email your resume and cover letter to sdn.apply@shaw.ca.