Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Sep 11 2023

Full Time



Are you passionate about creating safe and sustainable workplaces? Are you ready to take a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being of our workforce while upholding environmental responsibility? If so, our position as the Environmental Health and Safety Manager could be the perfect fit for you.


  • Direct and support all health and safety initiatives in the North American zone
  • Track performance, identify priorities, and develop strategies and programs to ensure compliance and continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for and ensuring that both ISO 14001 and OSHAS 18001 systems fully operational and effective.
  • Communicate directly with Corporate office for all initiatives supported by them.
  • Develop and implement environmental and safety strategies and action plans, to ensure corporate sustainable development
  • Take the lead on sustainable procurement for all goods and services
  • Coordinate all aspects of pollution control, waste management, recycling, environmental health, conservation and renewable energy
  • Lead the implementation and development of environmental and safety policies and practices
  • Ensure compliance with environmental and safety legislation and keep up to date with regulation and legislation (OSHA, OHSA, MOL,)
  • Liaise with relevant bodies such as local authorities, public bodies and competent bodies
  • Audit, analyze and report environmental and Safety performance to internal and external clients and regulatory bodies
  • Carry out impact assessments to identify, assess and reduce an organization’s environmental and safety risks
  • Promote and raise awareness, at all levels of an organization, of the impact of emerging environmental and safety issues
  • Implement best practice in areas of corporate, ethical and social responsibility and address any issues arising
  • Investigate all environmental, health and safety incidences and coordinate with all relevant parties the root cause and corrective actions.
  • Coordinate public hearings and consultations on environmental matters
  • Support all workplace compensation claims and return to work protocol
  • Develop a training plan, track and ensure that all levels of employees are trained to maintain compliance
  • Stay current on best practices, joining groups and memberships to relevant organizations
  • Support negotiations of environmental service agreements, tracking associated costs and revenues
  • Submit a detailed monthly report on HS & E activities
  • Schedule annual hygiene testing for both plants

Studies / Experience       

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Achieved or in progress of CRSP certification
  • Knowledge of ISO systems
  • Knowledgeable in North American Health, Safety and Environmental Legislation (e.g. OSHA, OHSA, EPA, Ontario MOECC, etc.) and all other relevant laws and upcoming initiatives to ensure legislative requirements are met  
  • 5 yrs. experience working in EH&S

Specific Skills

  • Organized
  • Autonomous worker
  • Self-motivated
  • Great Written and verbal skills and the ability to interact with all levels of the organization
  • Investigation skills
  • Ability to motivate others


  • English

Travel Required      

  • Approx. 25%
  • Occasional visits to our different company locations