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Seeking a full time qualified HSE Advisor (NCSO or CSO) to join our construction team. The HSE advisor will work closely with the HSE manager to ensure that all H&S practices are in compliance with local legislation regulatory requirements and HSE Standards and where any standards differ, the higher safety standard shall prevail.

The HSE advisor position will include the development and coordination of various construction projects throughout the Lower Mainland and will include HSE training, inspections, coaching, mentoring, and project safety rollout and compliance.


Responsible for assisting in the identification of possible losses; evaluating the risk in such loss exposure; developing and implementing a plan to correct or prevent a loss and audit the plan to ensure its effectiveness.
• Provide daily guidance and direction in HSE programs at the employee / supervisor level to ensure a common and effective approach.
• Regularly conduct training, and / or... training needs assessments (Train the Trainer Programs) .
• Perform and contribute to the Site Training Plans by conducting employee orientations; emergency response training; and coordination of modular training programs for the construction activities.
• Conduct field inspections, audits, reporting and managing the corrective actions.
• Conduct incident investigations and familiar with determining Root Causes that led to the incident.
• Maintain all training logs and documentation associated with permits and regulatory requirements, and all safety related activities.
• Maintain filing system regarding worker training and safety.
• Manage, review, assess and / or complete job hazard analysis (JHA’s) with site leadership and ensure that they are communicated, posted and filed.
• Maintain and update safe work practices and equipment and utilize them in the day-to-day training.
• Ensure inspections by regulatory agencies are coordinated and deficiencies minimized and corrected.
• Coordinate area deficiencies and monthly safety inspections.
• Review accidents and incidents which occur in the area of responsibility.
• Establish a proactive safety culture.
• Advise, assist, and audit line management to ensure that effective HSE Management System is implemented and functioning .
• Encourage leading indicator programs such as near miss reporting, training, inspections and leadership engagement programs.

Requirements included:
• A Minimum of five years total construction and or mining experience would be an asset
• A Minimum of five years’ experience in an Occupational Health and Safety role
• Experience with Air track and Hydraulic drilling operations and be familiar with construction activities including Oil and Gas.
• Minimum Level I First Aid.
• NCSO certification or CSO.
• Train-the-trainer ability and experience
• Excellent written and verbal skills
• Intermediate computer skills (e.g. MS Office including Excel and Word) are essential.
• Must be willing to continue with on-going upgrading in Occupational Health and Safety.
• Must be a team player and committed to zero harm in the work place.

Matcon works with the CLAC union and all new employees become members upon joining the company. Included in the remuneration perks are a safety gear allowance, RRSP (matched and unmatched), insurance benefits, holiday pay and opportunities for career advancement. If you are passionate about promoting a safe work environment and have the required experience, we would love to hear from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $33.37-$45.08 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

• Automobile allowance
• Casual dress
• Company car
• Company events
• Dental care
• Disability insurance
• Employee assistance program
• Extended health care
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• RRSP match
• Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:
• French not required

• 10 hour shift
• Day shift
• Monday to Friday
• Overtime

Supplemental pay types:
• Bonus pay
• Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
• Metro Vancouver, BC: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

• Health & Safety: 5 years (required)

• NCSO (required)
• Driving Licence (required)
• CSO (required)

Work Location: In person
Vancouver BC


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