Senior HS&E Coordinator -Infrastructure

Vancouver BC
Posted On Sep 21 2019 Oct 21 2019

Graham is a growing, dynamic and innovative construction solutions provider with history of success dating back to 1926. As an employee-owned company, you’ll be able to capitalize on our collective success by becoming an owner yourself. You’ll also be able to take advantage of professional development, learning and growth opportunities, while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

We rank among Canada’s largest construction companies, are a Platinum Member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and are seeking top tier talent to further strengthen our capabilities. We provide a collaborative and caring culture and the necessary tools and support for you to succeed, both personally and professionally. If you’re eager to work on innovative projects, be part of a great team and become an employee-owner, Graham is the place for you.

As a member of our Infrastructure group, you will provide insight and innovative construction solutions to ensure the successful execution of various infrastructure projects, such as: roadways, highways and interchanges; bridges and overpasses; water and wastewater treatment facilities; transmission lines; general/public transportation including airports, seaports and light rail transit lines (LRTs); and conventional and alternative power generation like wind farms and district energy facilities. You will also further hone your skills operating under various delivery methods including Design-Build, P3 (Public-Private Partnership), Construction Management and IPD (Integrated Project Delivery).

The ­­­­­­Senior HS&E Coordinator is a position in our organization responsible for assisting with and ensuring company management and workers comply with OH&S/OSHA Regulations, our HS&E Management System, and municipal/client safety guidelines. The Senior HS&E Coordinator reports directly to the Regional Safety Manager and will have an in-depth knowledge of British Columbia Occupational, Health and Safety Act, Regulation and Codes.


As a Senior HS&E Coordinator at Graham you will:

Assist and provide advice to project management on the safety-related actions needed to maintain an acceptable level of safety on the job site. This advice is based on OH&S/OSHA and local Acts and Regulations, W.C.B. and Graham Health, Safety and Environment Management System (HSE MS) rules, policies and procedures

  • Observe, inspecting and assisting site operations to ensure work is being done safely and the site is in Regulatory compliance. This will encompass 70-80% of this role’s in the field
  • Seek cooperation from workers on site by the use of good interpersonal communication skills
  • Recognize hazardous situations and act on them appropriately
  • Provide safety-specific training to individuals and groups
  • Assist in equipment inspections, preparation of reports, and follow up on all noted deficiencies
  • Work efficiently and effectively with employees and management, often in stressful situations.
  • Assist project Management/Supervision in the implementation and communication of the PSSP
  • Ensure all controlled products supplied to projects are accompanied by a corresponding current safety data sheet (SDS/MSDS), and other documentation as required by local government regulations
  • Assist, conduct and coach workers in BBS and FLRAs, as required
  • Ensure all required HSE reports and meeting minutes and filed, with copies sent to the appropriate personnel for review and corrective action.
  • Stay up-to-date of the latest changes to the applicable legislation
  • This is a Vancouver, BC based job but may require travel for short durations.
  • Promote Graham’s HSE MS and assist with encouraging participation in safety initiatives.
  • Assist with incident investigations and analysis and recommendations;
  • Facilitate site specific orientations and maintain and analyses project HSE statistics for trends and recommend corrective controls to the project team.
  • Assist with administering the Claims Management process.
  • Excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution and communications skills.
  • Solid understanding of local OHS Act, Regulations and Codes.
  • To be Successful at Graham, you will have the following qualifications and experience:
  • Minimum 6-8 years HS&E Coordinator experience
  • Previous projects experience with Wastewater Treatment Plant facilities, Roads and Bridges.
  • Strong knowledge of OH&S or OSHA Regulations as applicable for location (British Columbia) of responsibility
  • High School graduation or equivalent.
  • Construction Safety Officer (CSO) or National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) certification.
  • CRSP, CSP would be considered an asset.
  • Applicable OHS Certificate, Degree or Diploma would be considered an asset.
  • Advanced First Aid or higher (OFA 2 or higher)
  • Construction Trade Certification is desirable but not required.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
  • Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan.
  • Ownership and long-term equity opportunities.

What we can offer you:

  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast-evolving business sector
  • Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America

Graham is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Graham does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

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