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compensation: Competitive salary and full benefit coverage
employment type: full-time

GFR Pharma is a privately held manufacturer of natural health products. As a proudly Canadian company located in Coquitlam B.C., we are committed to manufacturing high-quality supplements for our customers. We are currently seeking to hire a Health & Safety Officer.

Main Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
• Provide advice and guidance to all levels of management in OH&S matters and staff support to achieve a safe and healthy workplace.
• Develop policies, procedures and safety management systems to ensure regulatory compliance and implement best practices for prevention.
• Develop and implement safety systems and risk management plans that address hazards in the workplace.
• Coordinate education and training for all employees in OH&S systems, legislative and regulatory requirements and safe working practices.
• Ensure accident/incident investigations are initiated and completed; supplying Supervisor support as required.
• WCB claims management, investigations and return to work programs.
• WHMIS training to all levels of staff and MSDS administration.
• Lead the Health & Safety Committee; coordinate workplace inspections, record meetings minutes, resolve issues in a timely and effective manner, and post approved minutes.
• Coordinate PPE, FIT testing and annual hearing testing for required employees.
• Ensure that all employees receive orientation and training in safety policies, safe work procedures and work practices.

• Proven experience as Health & Safety Officer.
• In depth knowledge of legislation (e.g. OSHA/Work Safe) and procedures.
• Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices.
• Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety.
• Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics.
• Proficient in MS Office.
• Outstanding organizational skills.
• Diligent with great attention to detail.
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics.
• BSc/BA in safety management, engineering or relevant field is preferred.
• Certificate in occupational health and safety.
• Manufacturing experience will be considered an asset.

We value our employees and provide a respectful, safe and supportive work environment! Along with competitive wages, we offer a fully paid comprehensive benefit package.

Qualified candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter. Only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in GFR Pharma Ltd!
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6506637189


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