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Health & Safety Coordinator

Location: 

Logan Lake, British Columbia, CA

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Closing Date: XXXX 2021

 

Are you passionate about safety and ensuring the safety of others? If so, we would love to have you join our Health and Safety team at our Highland Valley Copper operations! 

 

Reporting to the Senior Health and Safety Coordinator, the Health and Safety Coordinator is responsible for providing health and safety support to all employees and contractors working on the mine site.

 

To be successful in this role we are looking for someone self-motivated, who thrives in a fast-paced environment, can focus on priorities, set objectives, and measure performance. Someone who will find opportunities for improvement and will gain trust and compliance in those initiatives. To achieve this you must have well-honed interpersonal and communication skills, be able to gauge your audience, and convey a message effectively.

 

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work in the field at an expansive mine, collaborating with all levels of the operation, and work with them to achieve crucial strategic objectives. With our safety team you will work together to develop and grow a program that is critical to the success of our operation. 

 

Come live with us in the Highland Valley and enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities, such as hiking, skiing, fishing, and golf! The mine site is a 50-minute drive from Kamloops, B.C. which provides all of the comforts of city living. We are also close to Merritt, Ashcroft, and Logan Lake, which all exude a small town community atmosphere. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Coordinate with departments to implement and maintain the health and safety program
  • Provide support to the site department leads to advance worker and contractor health and safety at the site
  • Complete site inspections, hazard assessments, reporting, safety meetings, program development, incident investigation, and follow-up
  • Build and deliver health and safety training programs
  • Participate in internal and external health and safety audits
  • Conduct health and safety orientations with newly hired employees and contractors
  • Conduct audiometric and respiratory testing

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Minimum CSO (Construction Safety Officer) or NCSO (National Construction Safety Officer) designation
  • Diploma or certificate or in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent years’ experience is considered an asset 
  • Minimum 2-3 years demonstrated ability in a Health and Safety role, in an industrial environment
  • Strong digital literacy in the Microsoft Office Suite® and an ability to learn new programs
     

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At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. 

 

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.   

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  

 

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc, as well as investments in energy assets. 

 

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK. 
Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources.
 


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