02 September 2016

Medic/Safety Coordinator

Location: Canada

Position Summary: 
This position is responsible for carrying out a wide range of health and safety activities including providing emergency first aid and support to the site emergency response team, maintaining emergency response and safety equipment, investigating accidents and incidents, compiling statistics, monitor and support related to return to work plans, conduct safety training and orientation of new employees, contractors and visitors. Conducts workplace inspections and behaviour observation in efforts to provide support to safety prevention initiatives. 

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): 
Provide emergency first aid services and arrange transport of critically injured or sick personnel 
Support the site Emergency Response Plan 
Support the Emergency Response Team during training and in event of emergency Inspection and maintenance of safety and emergency response equipment and facilities Provide assistance to all line and staff departments on safety and emergency response matters 
Coordinate and administer safety training for site personnel 
Coordinate investigation of incidents and accidents and follow up on corrective actions Participate in matters related to the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee Maintain statistical information and filing system of critical documents and records in both written and electronic format 
Maintain medical and safety related inventories 
Inspect and maintain site fire suppression systems 
Conduct safety orientation for new employees, visitors and contractors 
Participate in the wildlife control program 
Other duties as assigned 
Awareness of and compliance to the Company’s Performance Management Standards  
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to, be aware of and sponsor the Company’s safety and environmental rules and procedures. Ensure accountability of Company’s Environmental, Health, Safety, Sustainability policies. 

The Ideal Candidate: 
Academic/Education Requirements: 
Post-secondary education combined with an advanced first aid certification of a minimum 2 week duration 
Mine rescue certification or equivalent (fire rescue) 

Required Skills/Experience: 
Yukon - First Line Supervisor maintain ticket or ability to obtain ticket 
2+ plus years of industrial first aid experience. 
2+ years of mining or heavy industrial experience is required 
2+ years mine rescue or emergency response team experience 
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite 
Organized, adaptable and able to multitask in a fast paced environment 
Maintain Driver’s Licence 

Working Conditions: 
This position involves working at a remote mine site. Prolonged periods of time at a desk working at a computer may be required. There will be exposure to extreme temperatures in all seasons including working outdoors in snow, mud, ice and water conditions, walking to and from different locations on uneven ground, prolonged periods of standing and physically handling/lifting/moving heavy objects. 

*Please Note* this position is classed at “on-call” temporary - as such there is no set schedule. 

How To Apply
To apply by email, send your cover letter and resume in Word or .pdf format to xxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.com

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