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Environmental Health And Safety Technician

Employer

ALARA Consultants Inc.

Date Posted

June 10, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $34.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 24, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

ALARA Consultants Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Office
  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Manufacturing and industrial plant
  • Hospital/health care establishment/health institution
  • Private sector

Tasks

  • Provide information/training to employers, employees and general public
  • Inspect workplaces for safety or health hazards
  • Investigate workplace accidents or illnesses
  • Develop and implement health and safety plans
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Train staff
  • Evaluate work environments, programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury
  • Establish and implement policies and procedures
  • Use direct reading meters to measure levels of light, heat, noise and radiation

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook
  • Workday

Industrial processes and biological studies

Industrial health and safety

Applied meteorology or biometeorology

Energy

Type of inspection and investigation

  • Radiation emissions
  • Workplace

Area of work experience

Radiation and biohazards protection

Area of specialization

Radiation

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Ability to work independently

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Team player
  • Organized
  • Accountability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?

Experience

Will train

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Parking available

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Environmental Health And Safety Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Inspectors in Public and Environmental Health and Occupational Health and Safety
METHODICAL

Interest in handling materials to collect water samples and other materials for analyses; and to develop, implement and evaluate health and safety programs and strategies

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing data from investigations of health and safety related complaints, spills of hazardous chemicals, outbreaks of diseases and poisonings and from workplace accidents and illnesses

DIRECTIVE

Interest in speaking with employers, employees and the general public to deliver training and advise on public health, environmental protection and workplace safety issues; and in initiating enforcement procedures to fine or to close establishments that contravene municipal, provincial and federal regulations

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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