• Site Superintendent

Construction safety officer

Come join one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers in the Okanagan! 

Are you a passionate health and safety professional looking to expand in your career? Do you consider yourself to be a strong communicator and enjoy training and educating individuals on the importance of safety? If so, read on as Mission Group looks for its next safety officer to join our growing team!

We are seeking a Construction Safety Officer who will ensure required safety protocols are followed on a high-rise construction site. Working collaboratively with the project team, the CSO will be responsible for ensuring compliance of the health and safety of our staff and trades. The ideal candidate cares about safe work practices through enforcing procedures and shares our commitment to safety, quality, and teamwork.

This role works directly onsite of a concrete residential high-rise project. Being comfortable working at heights is a requirement.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Monitor and assess hazardous and unsafe situations on site
  • Review all subcontractor’s safety plans and ensure compliance with site staff
  • Enforce policies and practices to establish a culture of health and safety on site
  • Conduct training and presentations for health and safety matters and accident prevention
  • Monitor compliance of policies and OHS legislation through direct observation on site
  • Conduct site orientations and toolbox meetings
  • Maintain and update daily logs through internal programs
  • Participate in Planning Meetings to identify any health and safety concerns inherent in daily operation work-plan
  • Conduct frequent site inspections to ensure a hazard-free environment
  • Investigate accidents or incidents to discover causes
  • Recommend solutions to issues, improvement opportunities or new prevention measures
  • Report on health and safety awareness, issues, and statistics
  • Other responsibilities as required

What you’ll bring:

  • CSO Certification, CRSP, or other comparable safety certification
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a CSO, preferably in high-rise construction with tower crane experience
  • Level 2 first aid is required
  • Knowledge of COR Audit process is an asset
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suites and Safety programs
  • Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment
  • Good organizational and motivational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities with staff and trades

What we offer:

Mission Group provides team members with a competitive base salary as well as variable pay, annual merit pay increases, flexible vacation plan, comprehensive benefit plan, a matching RRSP plan, a general education & training program, and much more. In addition, team members can enjoy paid time off each month to volunteer for causes they care about!

 

At Mission Group we create places for people to flourish.  We don’t just build homes – we also work hard at building communities, careers, and opportunities.  Our team members are not just employees, they are also the workers, experts, entrepreneurs, and leaders in our industry.  Whatever path they’re on, we enjoy helping them achieve their goals while they’re helping us achieve ours.

Find your path.  See where it takes you.

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