H&S Advisor

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Safety Industry:Specialist

Design Group Staffing Oakville is seeking a Health & Safety Advisor for our client in the Oil & Gas industry in the Waterdown, ON area.  This is a contract opportunity.  This individual will be responsible for developing, implementing and assessing safety programs and H&S analytics.


  • 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; prepare reports and work plans prioritized based on risk to find solutions and efficiencies. Identify risks, trends in root cause and recommend controls
  • Develop metrics and prepare performance reports
  • Assist 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 as well as assist in the preparation of incident 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


  • Post-Secondary education in a relevant discipline required (e.g. safety / hygiene, engineering)
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (BCRSP) or Certified Health & Safety Consultant (CSSE)
  • 4 - 6 years of experience in an industrial health and safety role
  • Must have experience in the oil & gas sector or linear infrastructure
  • A Valid driver’s license is required for this role - occasional travel is required in field
  • Extensive knowledge of Ontario health and safety legislation, associated regulations, policies, procedures, guidelines and other applicable statutes
  • Computer skills - PowerPoint and Excel
  • Strong communication skills
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity and you meet the requirements above, please submit your updated resume in MS Word format to the attention of Samantha Watson via email at: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]


We thank all candidates for responding. Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration. We encourage you to visit www.dg.ca regularly as new and exciting employment opportunities become available daily!


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

For more information about Design Group Staffing, please visit dg.ca