JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Vaughan, ON
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

EHS ASSISTANT, VAUGHAN ON


The EHS Assistant will provide administrative support to the EHS Environmental Health & Safety Department.

This is a newly created role as the department continues to grow, meaning additional growth opportunities for YOU in the future!


APPLICANTS MUST BE PRESENTLY ENROLLED IN, OR HAVE RECENTLY GRADUATED FROM A RECOGNIZED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY PROGRAM.


Responsibilities include:
  • Ensure compliance of plant programs, policies, and procedures with respect to Health & Safety legislation and corporate policy.
  • Maintain all Physical Demands Analysis and Hazard Assessments.
  • Provide direction for occupational hygiene concerns and hazardous material management (M.S.D.S.).
  • Lockout Placard Development.
  • JHA/Risk Assessments
  • Maintain Material Safety Data Sheets systems, and Contractor Database system.
  • Assist in the developing and implementation of new programs.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the EHS Department.
  • Filing for HSE.
  • Responsible to protect own health and safety by working in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures.
  • Responsible for looking for new ways to improve safety, quality and productivity.
  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • MUST BE presently enrolled in a Health & Safety or Environmental program at a College or University.
  • Strong computer skills in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Effective organizational skills
  • Basic knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act or Environmental regulations
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent