||Construction Safety Professional
||British Columbia Canada
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As a Construction Safety Professional, I work with Management, Supervision and the Crafts on developing and implementing safe work practices to ensure that the risks present on a project are managed to prevent occupational injuries and sickness. Through proper work-planning, organizing, hazard identification, inspection and accident investigation by using proactive implementation of safe work practices with guidance, advisement, education and recommendation.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Construction Safety Officer Certification Trade Safety Coordinator Certification Canadian Society of Safety Engineering Member BC Environmental and Occupational Health Research Network Member CRSP Exam Preparation Enform Safety Program Development Ground Disturbance Supervisor level 1 H2S Alive certified, CSTS certified CannAmm Drug Testing Certification Applied Risk Communications, Project Management, Obligations and Liablities, Consulting Skills for the Health and Safety Professional WHMIS BCCSA-Large Business Auditor Certification Accident Incident Investigations
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Outstanding communication, interpersonal and listening skills Highly motivated, confident, dedicated and professional Computer literate/skills Proven Research Skills Team player as well as a highly motivated self-starter and can work well unsupervised, sharp problem solving aptitude Currently working towards CRSP and CHSC designations Committed and dedicated to lifelong learning
RECENT EMPLOYMENT HISTORY CONSTRUCTION SAFETY PROFESSIONAL As a Safety Representative my duties include education, training, inspections, audits, accident/incident investigations, as well as working with management and employees to rebuild and improve upon company policy, occupational health and safety manual and safe work practices.
Brymark Installations Group October- November 2011, Chicago Bridge and Iron May October 2011, Peter Kiewit Sons Co. October 2007- September 2010, T.A.Jackson Excavating Ltd. January 2007 October 2007, Northway Industrial Contracting Ltd June 2006 January 2007, Mitchell Installations May 2005, Centeral Interior Piping April 2005
SAFETY REPRESENTATIVE Working with these companies to ensure workers safety as a Confined Space Vessel Watch, Gas tester, Spark watch and Traffic Control. Entering a new level of safety while working with Gisborne as a Safety Officer, I was encouraged and inspired to pursue my certification.
Cariboo Pulp and Paper April 2006, Gisborne Group November 2004, Brigden Maintenance 2004-2005 , Western Industrial Contractors 2002-2005, Cariboo Traffice Control 2001-2004
FIRST AID ATTENDANT AND PARAMEDIC
Various Forestry Tree planting/ Control Burn companies and construction companies -seasonal 1993 - 1998, BC Ambulance Service 1992-1996
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Canadian Society for Safety Engineering Applied Risk Communication Skills February 2012, -Project Management November 2011, Obligations and Liabilities August 2011, Consulting Skills for the Health and Safety Professional May 2010 BCCSA- COR Auditor September 2011, AMEC Leadership in Safety July 2011, ABCS Confined Space Entry, Fall Protection, Risk Assessment Respiratory Protection, Scaffolding, Gas Detection, Spotter and Manual Lifting, June 2011, St Johns Ambulance- H2S recertification May 2011, BCIT- Construction Safety Officer Recertification Exam October 2010, Mid Island Construction Assoc. CSTS recertification March 2010, Terry Duncan Consulting- Due Diligence, Workplace Inspections and Accident Investigations January 2010 CCOHS- Accident Investigation-refresher November 2009 Kiewit University -Effective Meetings, Time Management August 2009,
ACSA- Principals of Health and Safety December 2008, ACSA -Safety Auditors Course December 2008, Safety Results - CRSP Examination Preparation Course June 2008, CannAmm- DOT Panel Analysis-Drug Testing Certification November 2007, Enform -Safety Program Development, March 2007 Independent Safety Consulting Services -Ground Disturbance Orientation and Supervision September 2007,Savard and Associates- Rigging and Hoisting July 2006, Neilson Safety Services -Fall Protection July 2005 BC Safety Council -Trades Safety Coordinator February 2005, Construction Safety Officer March 2005, Enform P.S.T/C.S.T.S January 2007, W.H.M.I.S. 1993,2001,2003,2006,2009,2011, Enform H2S AWARE January 2007 and April 2011, 1611 Union- Respirators, Confined Space Entry, Fire Suppression March 2001 Gas-Testers Ticket September 2003, Brigden Maintenance- Fire Suppression March 2003, Granton Institute of Technology- Certified Nurses Aide 1999, Justice Institute of BC- Emergency Medical Assistant Level 1 1996, Chemainus Secondary School -High School Diploma 1982
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