H&S Manager

Health & Safety Manager

MacRaes.jpg Employer: McRae's Environmental Services

 Location: Richmond, BC

 Expires: January 15, 2016



McRae’s Environmental Services are the leading suppliers of Vacuum Truck and Liquid Waste Hauling services in Western Canada.  Based in Richmond, BC and with offices in Victoria, BC and Edmonton, AB, McRae’s provides a diverse fleet of equipment and trained personnel to the municipal, utility, industrial and commercial markets.

We have an immediate opening for a Manager, Health & Safety.  Based in Richmond, BC, the duties will include:

  • Develop and administer the company Health & Safety Program

  • Organize and Chair the Joint Safety Committee monthly meetings in Richmond, Victoria and Edmonton

  • Lead the investigation into workplace accidents, incidents and near misses to help identify and eliminate the root causes 

  • Initiate and administer a loss-control / early return to work program in order to reduce WCB costs.

  • Safety supervision of all staff (management and office staff included) including recommendations to the directors regarding safety infractions and or disciplinary actions.

  • Perform site safety inspections and audits as required in BC and Alberta 

  • Train or assist in the training and development of all employees, especially new hires.

  • Develop a system to keep track of employee training records & certificates as well as their expiry dates; WHMIS, TDG, Confined Space, Gas Detection, Fire Extinguisher use, etc.

  •  Develop written safe work procedures for all work including low, medium and high-risk tasks.

  • General maintenance of safety equipment.

  • Recommending any safety equipment purchases.


Related Qualifications

  • CRSP, CSP or OIH designation

  • Experience in confined spaces, fall-arrest/restraint and making hazard assessments

  • COR auditor experience

  • Client database experience (ISNetworld, Complyworks, PICS, Browz, Canqual, etc.)



Please send your resume, availability and salary expectations by email, attn. HR Manager

We are an equal opportunity employer and offer a competitive salary/bonus structure and a comprehensive benefits package