Building and Construction

Health & Safety Manager – Permanent – 2800


Parker Huggett Limited

Health & Safety Manager – Permanent – 2800 Ottawa, ON

About the Opportunity 

Parker Huggett has partnered with a reputable mid sized ICI General contractor to find an experienced Health & Safety Manager to lead their health and safety program in Ottawa.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Initiate, promote, implement and maintain H&S policies and procedures in compliance with IHSA COR standards and relevant regulations
  • Conduct regular inspections and audits of construction sites, facilities, and equipment to identify hazards and ensure compliance with safety protocols
  • Provide training and education to employees and subcontractors on safety procedures, emergency protocols, and hazard recognition, ensuring full compliance with standard regulations
  • Investigate accidents, incidents, and near misses to determine root causes and implement corrective actions to prevent recurrence
  • Collaborate with project managers and site supervisors to develop site-specific safety plans and risk assessments
  • Maintain accurate records of safety inspections, training sessions, incidents, and compliance activities to meet IHSA COR documentation standards
  • Serve as the primary liaison with regulatory agencies, clients, and stakeholders on health, safety, security, and environmental matters
  • Stay updated on changes in safety regulations, industry trends, and technologies to enhance HSSE practices within the organization while aligning with COR guidelines
  • Cultivate a culture of safety and accountability by promoting awareness, communication, and participation in HSSE initiatives at all levels of the organization
  • Collaborate with management to establish HSSE performance objectives and monitor progress towards achieving organizational goals, with COR compliance as a priority
  • Supervise and guide a team of Health and Safety Coordinators, providing direction, support, and mentorship to ensure effective execution of their duties
  • Lead and oversee the process of obtaining COR 2020 for the organization, ensuring compliance with all relevant regulatory standards

About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • 5-10 years in ICI construction leading and executing a health and safety program.
  • NCSO is Required
  • COR Certified Internal Auditor
  • First Aid Certification

About the Job

Competitive base salary, discretionary performance-based bonuses, health and dental benefits, RRSP Matching, and a company vehicle.

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply for Job” button and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote job 2800.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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