HSE Coordinator

WesTower Communications

Edmonton, AB

Edmonton, AB, CA
Edmonton, AB
30+ days ago
Tuesday, September 7, 2021

The HSE Coordinator is responsible for providing support in planning, establishing, implementing, and maintenance of WesTower Communications' health and safety programs. This position will provide coordination of the day-to-day safety requirements of the corporation including training, orientations, incident tracking, investigations, recommendations of corrective actions, safety compliance, and involvement with HSE best practices and procedures. This individual is a point of contact for the Health and Safety Team. Other duties may be assigned as required.

Core Competencies



Accountability and Dependability







Planning and Organizing

Risk Management

Work Duties

  • Supply direct Health and Safety coaching to the operational site level leadership, and health and safety committee representatives.
  • Assist with creation, facilitation, and coordination of training including annual training and third-party training.
  • Perform risk assessments and development of safe work procedures for corporate and regional purposes.
  • Provide guidance and support to operations to meet OHS and corporate expectations.
  • Leads the facilitation of serious investigations including recordable injuries, near misses, and critical incidents.
  • Assist to accompany and comply with OHS inspections and potential orders.
  • Support the regional operations in preparation for Group Health and Safety Management Systems audits and develop action plans for continuous improvement.
  • Support HSE team and regional operations in the development and implementation of Health and Safety priorities, guidance documents, key lessons learned, best practices, and policies.
  • Support HSE team in implementation of both corporate and regional Heath Safety Environment directives.
  • Assist with the utilization of internal reporting tools to meet reporting requirements.
  • Support regional operations in implementation and maintenance of programs such as BisTrainer, SafeTapp, Avetta, Cognibox, ComplyWorks, Contractor Compliance, CQ Network, and ISNetworld.
  • Assist to develop and share regional communications to all stakeholders including key lessons, best practices, alerts, and KPIs.
  • Conduct inspections on quality of health and safety documentation.
  • Assist with annual COR audits.
  • Monitor and report on the overall effectiveness of the implementation of corporate Health Safety & Environment plans.
  • Provide support to site leadership in the preparation of site-specific material for safety meetings and toolbox talks.

  • Post-secondary certification (degree, diploma, certificate) in Occupational Health & Safety is preferred.
  • 3 -5 years working experience (min.) as a health & safety professional. Construction industry is preferred.
  • CRSP preferred, CSO or NCSO is an asset.
  • COR auditor certification is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills and high attention to detail
  • Preferred computer skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, Outlook
  • Knowledge of relevant Provincial regulations across Canada
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Valid driver's license

Working Conditions
  • Physical ability to lift 25lbs.
  • Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals.
  • Site visits maybe required.

About the Company

WesTower Communications