HSSE SUPERVISOR

Iconic Power Systems is experiencing steady growth as we continue to build long-term relationships with existing clients and foster relationships with new clients by providing them with consistently high-quality products and services. If you are motivated by innovation, growth, teamwork and complete client satisfaction, we have a career for you.

We offer an attractive remuneration package including health and RRSP benefits.

SUMMARY:

The Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Supervisor, reporting to the Manager, HSSE is responsible for the implementation and execution of our corporate health and safety management systems primarily within the Ontario region.  This role works closely with the Construction Supervisors, Operations and Union partner, Canadian Union of Skilled Workers (CUSW) to provide support in all aspects of safety, occupational health, security and environmental issues.

The HSSE Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day administration and supports the HSSE Manager and team with planning, coordinating and implementation of effective HSSE policies, guidelines, and procedures to ensure the department objectives are met.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) Designation
  • National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) Designation
  • Post-secondary training in occupational health and safety (OHS) – examples include:
    • OHS certificate from recognized Institution/School
  • Minimum of 7 years of related HSE experience.
  • High voltage construction experience.
  • Experience working with provincial utilities such as Hydro One Networks Inc. (HONI) considered an asset.

SKILLS:

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of corporate health and safety management systems (HSMS).
  • Knowledge of various construction environments including but not limited to:
    • Overhead and underground electrical distribution
    • Electrical substations construction
    • Earthworks and civil construction
  • Strong understanding of provincial OHS, WCB/WSIB, and other regulatory/legislative standards.
  • Knowledge and understanding of various union entities, namely the Canadian Union of Skilled Workers (CUSW), and their integration into the construction operations process.
  • Knowledge of North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical Infrastructure Protection (NERC CIP) standards.
  • Ability to resolve complex issues in a timely manner.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with both client and subcontractor HSSE professionals as well as operations personnel.
  • Comfortable and proficient with various computer software and online HSE platforms including but not limited to:
    • SiteDocs
    • ComplyWorks
    • ISNetworld
    • MS Office (Word, Excel, PPT, Outlook, Teams)

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

  • You have excellent interpersonal skills
  • You are an excellent communicator, both verbal and written.
  • You are an effective educator and coach.
  • You are able to think on your feet and resolve issues quickly with a solution -based approach.
  • You possess strong attention to detail and are thorough in completing tasks and activities.
  • You are someone people rely on. You are responsible and dependable.
  • You display a willingness to lead, take charge, offer opinions and advice in your role as a trusted HSE resource.
  • You have a calm demeanour capable of engaging and working through potentially stressful situations.

DUTIES:

  • Support the HSSE Manager and team with planning, coordinating and implementation of effective HSSE policies, guidelines, and procedures to ensure that the department objectives are met.
  • Provide support to Project and Operation team in all aspects of safety, occupational health, security, and environmental issues.
  • Provide leadership to the company in complying with current health, safety, and environmental legislation and/or regulations within the provinces that Iconic Power Systems operates in.
  • Ensures that all reasonable and proper measures are taken to protect the safety of employees, clients and visitors on site and in the office.
  • Increases health, safety and environmental awareness at all levels within the organization.
  • Educate and coach field level staff to ensure Iconic HSSE standards and expectations are met or exceeded.
  • Promotes proactive reporting of all safety and environmental opportunities and/or near misses
  • Responds to employees’ safety & environmental concerns.
  • Maintain HSE databases and online platforms.
  • Provide a safety presence at all job sites throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Work collaboratively with project teams to drive and support worker engagement in the Iconic HSMS
  • Engage in conflict resolution and work with managers, staff, and clients to resolve issues.
  • Attend regular tactical and strategic meetings as required.
  • Attend all project-relevant meetings such as project handoff, kick-offs, and review.
  • Other duties as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring every team member gets home safely.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • This position is a mix of office and field work. A large portion of this position’s time will require field work and related travel within the province.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All staff may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time.
  • You will work in an office environment with the option to work from home in a hybrid structure 2 days per week and will spend time visiting work and proposal sites.

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