Health and Safety Manager

Full Time | Concord, ONTARIO | 3 months
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Full Time
Arla Foods Inc.

Job Description

Health and Safety Manager
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Human Resources ,Health & Safety
Years Experience: 4-6 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Number of Positions: 1
Posting Date: October 27, 2020
Job Location:
675 Rivermede Road
Concord, ON
L4K 2G
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Health and Safety Manager

Do you have a passion for Organizational Health, Safety and Wellness, and are willing to take the Health and Safety Program to the next level? This is your chance! Join the Human Resources team as our Health and Safety Manager and boost your career in a dynamic and global Food Manufacturing company.

Are you ambitious, proactive and self-driven with solid experience in Occupational Health, Safety, and Wellness? If so, this is a great opportunity to grow your career with Arla Foods Canada!

As the Health and Safety Manager, you will be responsible to develop, lead and continuously improve the effectiveness of the Health, Safety, Wellness and Human Resources program and strategies. With a focus on adherence to applicable legislation and departmental targets, you will lead the Health and Safety function - achieving business objectives, and meeting and exceeding
Health and Safety program KPIs.

About the Role

Reporting to the Director, Human Resources, you will lead the Health, Safety, and Wellness programs and initiatives for the Canadian organization.

You will act as a technical resource for Stakeholders by educating, coaching, and generating awareness of safety initiatives and supporting the continual development of the work environment in accordance with legislation and best practices.

You will focus on continuously improving the health and safety program through analyzing metrics and data, determining risk, and implementing activities for positive change, including internal and external networking to develop, implement and adapt corporate policies/standards and related best practices.

With responsibility to champion the Claims Management process (both work and non-work related), you will coordinate timely return to work (modified work), including communication, documentation, tracking and reporting requirements.

By supporting, participating in, and continuously developing the Joint Health and Safety Committees, you will provide ongoing support in monthly meetings and inspections, coordination of workplace improvement activities, and ongoing education/training.

You will lead risk assessments of all operational changes with potential impact on significant Health & Safety, working closely with the operational teams to ensure alignment with the annual strategy, governance model and agreed upon plans, communicating
frequently with stakeholders and driving a safety mindset.

Who are you?

The successful candidate will have 5 years directly related experience in the areas of OHSA legislation, Workplace Hazard Identification/ Elimination, Health and Safety Claims Management, and health promotion activities, with a minimum of 2 years of technical
experience working in the dairy industry or a related food or consumer packaged goods manufacturing environment.

Your certifications will include a designation as a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or related certification, as well as Joint Health and Safety Certification (JHSC) – Part 1 and 2.

You will have experience in dealing with WSIB/government agencies, group insurance adjudication, as well as demonstrated knowledge and proven understanding of Occupational Health and Safety regulations.

You will also have experience working with Health and Safety Committees, including the design, development, and facilitation of training.

You will possess strong leadership skills, including coaching and motivating stakeholders in the achievement of Health, Safety, and Wellness program ambitions and targets.

What do we offer?

In pursuing this exciting opportunity, the selected individuals will be awarded with a competitive compensation package including group benefits and company sponsored pension program.

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create the future of dairy. We push each other to keep our cooperative at the forefront of the dairy industry, so we can create Good Growth and bring health and inspiration
to the world, naturally.

We do so much more than make some of the world’s favorite dairy products. We give babies the best start in life, make the family dinner unforgettable and mornings worth getting up for. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build and help establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

Application and Contact

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume by following the "Apply for this Position" Button.

Arla foods is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants and employees regardless of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic or national origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences (for which a pardon has been granted), disability, marital or family status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at the email address above to provide your contact information. While we appreciate all resume submissions, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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