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Project Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor

Updated: Feb 12 2013
Desired Expertise: HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 5+ years
Minimum Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Calgary, Canada
Reference Code: 1022971
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: None
Job Description:

 For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world.  Through these challenging projects, we develop our people — who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day.  Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world.  We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects.  Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For".


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CH2M HILL Project Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor Careers - Calgary, Alberta

CH2M HILL's Project HS&E Advisor will be responsible for ensuring corporate and government safety guidelines are adhered to in every aspect of the company's activities, particularly those that involve day to day design, engineering and construction activities.

Main responsibilities and job description will include:

Implement the Corporate Health and Safety Management System, into personal activities, including:  

  • Identify mentoring and support requirements to effectively complete assigned work

  • Discuss assignments and planning to ensure CH2M HILL's Health and Safety needs are complete annual goals addressed

  • Maintain competencies for their position and use time effectively and appropriately identify personal training to enhance their skill set

  • Meet with Manager, Corporate Health and Safety on a regular basis to discuss weekly objectives/tasks/initiatives

  • Provide 3-month and semi-annual performance feedback on performance and suggested, improvements as needed

  • Identify need for additional part-time/temporary Health and Safety staff to assist

  • Complete and maintain levels of training and experience required to effectively conduct tasks

  • Meet with permanent and part-time staff regularly, (as needed) to determine workloads and ensure all staff are engaged

  • Work with and engage CH2M HILL staff; providing CH2M HILL staff assistance, guidance and coaching on safety related issues

  • Participate in the Safety Committee meeting at least quarterly and complete tasks identified within the meeting as required

  • Empower other CH2M HILL staff members to step in as-needed, on a temporary or part-time basis, to ensure that CH2M HILL's Health and Safety needs are being covered, and monitor that relationship

  • Provide input to Manager, Corporate Health and Safety regarding staffing needs and/or concerns

  • Assist with ensuring that CH2M HILL is in compliance with existing Health and Safety regulatory requirements and guidelines

  • Participate in the Health and Safety Committee to identify needs, changes and identify potential impacts to CH2M HILL policy or equipment needs as a result of regulatory changes

  • Monitor technical, industry and regulatory updates and identify potential impacts to CH2M HILL policy, and assist in communicating the updates/revisions to staff

  • Implement COR Audit action items into Field Health and Safety Plans and into other job initiatives

  • Oversee the use and condition of Safety related equipment; measure that it is inspected as per schedule and functions prior to distribution to field workers

  • Review Health and Safety costs in comparison to cost estimates or cost forecasting and provide reports on costs to Manager, Corporate Health and Safety, as requested

  • Work with accounting to ensure that costs are being tracked as efficiently as possible

  • Complete purchases of new equipment as appropriate, based on recommendations from the Manger, Corporate Health and Safety, Safety Committee and Discipline Leads, or make recommendations for larger purchases

  • Assist the Manager, Corporate Health and Safety in implementing COR recommendations, adjusting and communicating the safety program to ensure actions items are implemented

  • Lead the development of Project and Field Safety Plans as identified by Project Managers and CH2M HILL Management

  • Implement project kick-off meeting, in conjunction with project managers and team leads, for all key projects

  • Advise project managers, discipline leads and crew leaders as requested on CH2M HILL's Health and Safety management system and requirements

  • Participate in "project reviews" with staff members at the completion of major projects or field seasons to review "Lessons Learned" and recommend improvements when conducting future projects

  • Update Field Safety Plans with recommendations from "Lessons Learned" as required/appropriate

  • Complete CH2M HILL external customer reporting as identified in Field Health and Safety Plans or directed by CH2M HILL Management

  • Communicate CH2M HILL' Health and Safety policies and procedures with staff as required, with a focus on project safety management

  • Review policies, procedures, and best practices, as requested, recommending required changes as appropriate in conjunction with the Manager, Corporate Health and Safety

  • Communicate policies and procedures to all staff, in cooperation with other department managers and CH2M HILL Sr. management

  • Review and measure On-Site leadership by CH2M HILL personnel in conjunction with Discipline Leads
  • Assist CH2M HILL Management and the Safety Committee in identifying related minimum standards
  • Incorporate Sub-Contractors/ consultants into the CH2M HILL Health and Safety Management program

  • Measure participation of Sub-contractors/consultants in the corporate Health and Safety program, to the same standards as employees

  • In conjunction with other departments ensure sub-contractors/consultants meet key standards

  • Provide Sub-contractors and contractors information related to CH2M HILL's safety standards, through orientations, kick-off meeting presentations and on-site coaching

  • Complete Corporate Health and Safety Metrics reporting

  • Record and report corporate metrics related to Leading and Lagging indicators, Training Compliance and competency, Management participation and project compliance, as identified by CH2M HILL Management and the Safety Committee

  • Work with the Manager, Corporate Health and Safety to measure identified metrics and establishing reporting templates

  • Participate in incident investigations, analysis and reviews in conjunction with CH2M HILL Management

  • Utilize and implement corporate practices and procedures associated with the investigation and analysis of incidents that occur related to company operations

  • Work with Project Managers to ensure that all incidents have been investigated, analyzed and recommended actions implemented


At CH2M HILL, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M HILL. Ready? Let's get to work.


Developing People through Challenging Projects
CH2M HILL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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