Safety Coordinator – Engineering Projects

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Safety Coordinator – Engineering Projects

Safety Coordinator – Engineering Projects

Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion;

Opportunity to work for a global company

Role based in Labrador City, NL

About the role

We are looking for a Safety Coordinator – Engineering Projects to provide support, advice, coaching and assurance to the Labrador City operation on the Rio Tinto Safety Standards, Critical Risk Management, Contractor Management, Risk Assessments, safety inspections and meetings and associated legal and other requirements.
This role is a great opportunity to strive for continuous improvement of Health and Safety performance by actively promoting safety awareness and safe work practices.
Reporting to the Senior Coordinator, the responsibilities of this role include:
Provide support to the Engineering Team
Provide advice and support to the area departments to ensure that operating and maintenance activities undertaken are designed, planned and carried out in accordance with Rio Tinto’s Safety Systems and comply with Provincial and Federal regulations.
Support and promote adherence to the current H&S tools.
Support the engineering team on Contractors’ engagement and management,
Assist with safety investigations, coach leaders and advisors on how to prepare reports and recommendations, implement corrective and preventative actions and share learnings with both sites.
Monitor safety performance indicators to strive change in the workplace.
Understand, promote and adhere to the HSEQ Management System, Rio Tinto HSE performance standards and IOC’s supporting procedures
Understand and ensure compliance with relevant statutory and legislative provisions and the Rio Tinto Safety Standards
Demonstrate an excellent understanding of the IOC risk assessment process, including hazard identification and implementation of controls
Coach area leaders in Risk Management
Assist in the development and update of safety policies, procedures and related documentation
About you

To be succeed in this role you will have:
Technical Diploma in Health & Safety
 3 to 5 years’ experience in a similar industrial setting, mining, processing, manufacturing or related setting
Ability to work in a team
It will also be beneficial if you have:
Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP)
Bilingual (French and English)
Experience with construction projects
Experience in contractor management and engagement
Training in incident investigation and analysis (eg, TapRoot, Essential Factors Analysis, etc)
Where you will be working

 The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) is a leading Canadian producer of iron ore concentrate and iron ore pellets that serves customers worldwide. The company operates a mine, a concentrator and a pelletizing plant in Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as port facilities in Sept-Îles, Quebec. It also operates a 418 kilometer railroad that links the mine to the port.
About us

As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.

Our long history is filled with firsts. We’ve developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You’ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home.
Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce

We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.
So if this sounds like you and the opportunity you are looking for, apply now.

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.

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