Company: Petroplan
Skills: HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Health & Safety Advisor - Oil & Gas
Location: Waterdown, ON
Permanent position.

Our client is looking for a competent, self-motivated individual to drive Health & Safety initiatives across our business.

You will develop, implement and assess safety programs and health & safety analytics. You will have a broad scope of accountability, including emergency management, incident investigations, and safety audits.



  • Lead in development of procedures and positions on health and safety related regulatory issues, and standard operating procedures
  • Participate in or lead investigations to determine root cause and develop corrective actions
  • Provide technical expertise, interpretation, and support on the application of regulatory requirements, compliance tools, approvals and management system
  • Conduct gap analysis and audit of health and safety programming;
  • Develop metrics and prepare performance reports
  • Provide 24/7 support to emergencies; act as a member of ICS team; assist in development of site contingency planning and emergency response
  • Conduct and / or coordinate H&S related training

Education and Experience:



  • Ideally 10 years of progressive experience in an industrial and construction health and safety role - experience in the oil & gas sector or linear infrastructure would be an asset
  • Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Science in Occupational Health & Safety or advanced Safety certifications
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) or Certified Health & Safety Consultant (CSSE / CHSC)
  • Valid driver's license

Skills and Knowledge:



  • Extensive knowledge of health and safety legislation (including both industrial and construction), associated regulations, policies, procedures, guidelines and other applicable statutes
  • Strong analytic skills to develop safety initiatives based on trend data
  • High competency in PowerPoint and Excel
  • Effective oral and written communication skills


In addition to rewarding job opportunities, they offer an attractive employee package, including:



  • Competitive base salary, compensation programs, and an annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans
  • Respect for a work life balance


Where you'll be working, your work schedule, and other important information:



  • Based in Waterdown, ON, small office environment
  • Regular 40 hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • Occasional travel required along the pipeline route (right-of-way; pump stations and terminals) which could mean variant weather, temperatures and working hours

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.