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Health And Safety Officer

Employer

Town of Peace River

Date Posted

November 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Peace River, AB
  • Earnings $71,136.00 to $78,722.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 22, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Town of Peace River

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Municipal government
  • Office building

Tasks

  • Provide information/training to employers, employees and general public
  • Inspect spills of hazardous chemicals or products
  • 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
  • Report and document investigations and conclusions/recommendations
  • Prepare draft investigative reports of findings

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Association for Canadian Registered Safety Professionals Certification
  • National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) program
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • Microsoft Publisher

Type of inspection and investigation

  • Workplace
  • Work related accidents

Area of work experience

  • Policy development
  • Occupational health and safety

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Travel insurance
  • Wellness program

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Health And Safety Officer 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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