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Safety Director

Shirley Parsons
Vancouver, BC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

An international industrial organization is looking to hire a Health & Safety Director to lead the company-wide program across its diverse portfolio of services throughout Canada and the US. You would be responsible for the development and continuous improvement of the safety program, acting as the figurehead for an industry-leading safety culture. Reporting to the COO, the H&S Director leads a team of corporate and site-based Safety professionals, based in Surrey with extensive travel.  

The Role:

  • Develop and oversee all efforts, programs, and initiatives in Safety and Risk Management 
  • Build relationships at all levels, utilizing a behavior-based approach to promote a strong safety culture
  • Work collaboratively with operational leaders to integrate safety into all business functions
  • Leading the wider Health, Safety and Risk team members, ensuring best practices and accountability 
  • Work with regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with any and all relevant local, state, or federal legislation
  • Serve as the strategic leader and SME for the company on all issues of health & safety and compliance

The Candidate: 

  • 10+ years of experience in Safety leadership within an industrial setting 
  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field; Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene, or another technical field
  • Effective communicator, able to influence across all levels
  • Hands-on, "working director" mentality with a boots-on-the-ground approach to safety management
  • Based near Surrey, BC, with travel across Canada and the US (Relocation Assistance for non-local candidates explored on a case-by-case basis) 
Company Description
At Shirley Parsons, we enable clients to optimize their operational performance by delivering reliable and efficient EHS solutions.

In 2005, a small team founded a specialized recruiting business that was committed to building a safe, sustainable, and prosperous world. Over the last 16 years at Shirley Parsons, we have worked tirelessly for our community of clients and candidates, solidifying our position as the go-to source for EHS talent around the globe.

As our reputation has grown, so have the career opportunities available to our employees; we have diversified our business to include subscription and EHS management consulting services, and now have more than 300 associates delivering for partners across 3 continents.

Shirley Parsons

Why Work Here?
This is an excellent opportunity to join an industry leader with great growth, company perks, and benefits!

At Shirley Parsons, we enable clients to optimize their operational performance by delivering reliable and efficient EHS solutions. In 2005, a small team founded a specialized recruiting business that was committed to building a safe, sustainable, and prosperous world. Over the last 16 years at Shirley Parsons, we have worked tirelessly for our community of clients and candidates, solidifying our position as the go-to source for EHS talent around the globe. As our reputation has grown, so have the career opportunities available to our employees; we have diversified our business to include subscription and EHS management consulting services, and now have more than 300 associates delivering for partners across 3 continents.

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