Health and Safety Officer


  • Location: Delta, BC, Canada
  • Full Time

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Understands and uses personal protective equipment (PPE), safe work practices, environmental stewardship practices and teamwork
  • Conducts regular inspections, safety audits and hazard assessments of construction work locations, work groups, specific projects and individuals
  • Identifies hazards and potential risks, and assist operations/contractors staff with eliminating or mitigating those hazards
  • Understands fall protection risks and best practice
  • Ensuring compliance with all applicable WorkSafe BC Legislation
  • Understand confined spaces risks and best practices. Must be capable of preparing risk evaluations, planning, and supervision around confined spaces.
  • Advises jobsite managers on HSE-related matters
  • Conducts first level investigations of worksite accidents, injuries, prepares reports and assists with employee medical needs as required.
  • Report accidents to WorkSafeBC as per OHS regulation.
  • Serves as core member of the emergency response team at facilities
  • Supervises other Safety or Environmental technicians assigned

Role Specific Competencies:

  • Ability to implement the principles and practices of occupational safety and health including food safety, industrial hygiene and environmental protection programs.
  • Ability to interpret and effectively communicate technical documents such as Job Safety Analysis (JSA) to workers, visitors and any other appropriate personnel.
  • Understanding of British Columbia, Occupational Health and Safety Regulation, general industry and/or construction standards.
  • Ability to provide employee training using multiple delivery methods and media.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through oral and written communication to individuals and groups of various sizes who possess a wide range of language skills.
  • Ability to interact effectively with individuals in a wide range of situations, circumstances and settings as well as the ability to work effectively with a diverse workforce to achieve stated HSE objectives.
  • Ability to act appropriately in emergencies.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screening, health screening and background check
  • Must be capable of preparing risk evaluations, planning, and supervision
  • Must be familiar with the proper use of fall protection equipment.

    Required Skills and Experience: 

    • Minimum 5+ years related Health and Safety experience in a manufacturing environment
    • Post-secondary degree, diploma or certificate in Occupation Health & Safety, or similar discipline; CRSP designation an asset
    • Ability to operate a computer effectively and the ability to use Microsoft Office products and other software applications effectively to manage information


    • From $70,000 per year
    • Company events
    • Dental care
    • Employee assistance program
    • Extended health care
    • Life insurance
    • On-site gym
    • On-site parking
    • RRSP match
    • Vision care
    • Wellness program

      To Apply:

      To apply to this position, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to and reference the Job Title.



      • Monday to Friday
      • Weekends as needed

      Supplemental pay types:

      • Bonus Pay


      Application Question:

      • Do you have experience in manufacturing companies?