safety officer - Halifax (NS) - Job posting

Safety Officer Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 13, 2019 by Employer details Heerema Marine Contractors

Job details

  • Location Halifax, NS
  • Salary$$33HOUR hourly for 84 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Term or contract (ending: 2020-08-31)
    Full time
  • Shift
  • Start date 2019-12-31
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Job no. 1352981
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate; BST1 and BST2 course certificate; Radio Operator Licence; Hoisting and Rigging Training; Marine Emergency Duty (MED) Training Program; Transport Canada Security Awareness Training for All Seafarers


3 years to less than 5 years

Specific Skills
Signal safety procedures to other workers and to the general public; Report and document investigations and conclusions/recommendations; Provide emergency response when required; Investigate workplace accidents or illnesses; Inspect spills of hazardous chemicals or products; Inspect workplaces for safety or health hazards; Handle emergency situations; Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
Field Work Location Experience
Offshore or at sea
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports
Area of Work Experience
Health promotion; Environmental and occupational health
Additional Skills
Provide information/training to employers, employees and general public
Area of Specialization
Rigging and handling; Asbestos abatement and removal
Type of Inspection and Investigation
Workplace; Work related accidents; Hazardous products handling and storage
Security and Safety
Medical exam; Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
In/on water
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel for extended periods
Work Location Information
Remote location
Equipment, Systems and Controls Experience
Radio communication equipment
Personal Suitability
Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Values and ethics; Organized; Positive attitude

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