Specialist, Health & Safety



Job Description:Job Summary Health and Safety Specialists are responsible for the instruction, implementation, enforcement and management of the Health and Safety policies of the company through advising, coaching and educating all Flynn Employees. This position will be based out of our Vancouver Branch, reporting to the Regional Safety Manager. The chosen candidate will be responsible for supporting our Vancouver branch, which includes job sites in the Greater Vancouver Area. Frequent travel will be required.Responsibilities Manage the safety requirements of operational construction sites and equipmentConduct safety evaluations of Flynn project sites using documentation and standardized processesEnsure that sub-contractors adhere to required safety standards in keeping with Flynn policy/legislationIdentifying potential risks and safety hazards during a project through involvement throughout the job life cycle (estimate,pre-mobilization, construction and autopsy)Performing accident and incident investigations as per the company’s health and safety programsMaintain a conducive working relationship with all management, superintendents, project managers through education and giving practical on site application optionsAssisting with the communication and implementation of the company’s claims management and return to work programsBe proactive in recommending changes to improve the safety programsParticipate in the development and implementation of safety training programsConducting new worker safety orientations and other required training programs as neededReport writing and maintaining of all required documentationAttending and facilitating monthly safety committee meetings as requiredFrequent visits to job sites and branches in the Lower Mainland and surrounding areas, possible travel to Kelowna and Victoria when required.Desired Qualifications Formal education and/or training in Environmental/Occupational Health and Safety, NCSO or equivalent experienceMinimum 1-3 years’ experience in a safety role within a construction environmentExperience working in the ICI construction industry, specifically dealing with flat roofs and architectural metal products is considered an assetKnowledge of the COR process is considered a strong assetSafety knowledge in Working at Heights, Fall Protection, Fire Protection and WHMISKnowledge and practical experience in accident investigationStrong administrative and organizational skillsComputer literate in Windows applications; Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)Presentation skills are an assetAbility to work with minimal supervisionTeam attitude with a willingness to learnValid driver’s license required Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including roofing, glazing, waterproofing, and architectural metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team. Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities. To apply toany of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com. For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com. At Flynn, it’s not just a job, it’s a career. #INDIO ZIP Job ID: 39859746
Flynn Group of Companies

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