HSE Manager
Job Description

Health, Safety and Environment Manager

Location: Edmonton, AB

Diversified Transportation is currently looking for an experienced Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager based in the Edmonton Office. Reporting to the Director of Health, Safety & Environment, the Safety/HSE Manager supports the Director by providing sound leadership to the local management team on HSE matters and acts as a resource to the management team overall. The HSE Manager leads the promotion, implementation, and delivery of the Health, Safety and Environmental Management System through their assigned business units.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the day to day function of the HSE department including support for the implementation and execution of the HSE Management System throughout our Edmonton and Kearl operations
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of the Health, Safety and Environmental Management Systems
  • Manage client relations around both ongoing safety needs and any operational requirements
  • Manage employee performance issues; conduct regular employee performance reviews, ensuring constructive feedback is provided and measurable goals are set to gauge development
  • Support, communicate and educate employees in understanding and implementing the Health and Safety Management System and Environmental Management System
  • Manage staff orientation, training and professional development programs
  • Maintain and manage safety supply inventory
  • Serve as incident investigation team lead by taking on an incident command role in critical incident situations
  • Maintain documentation of incident files to ensure compliance with regulatory and client audits and in support of business processes
  • Support the Director in developing and meeting budgetary goals
  • Occasional travel is required up to 25%
  • On call responsibilities will be required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Completion of a college or university degree in a Management related field and/or in Occupational Health and Safety or Environmental Management
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professionals Designation (CRSP) required
  • 3 - 5 years of Operations or Safety Management experience
  • 8 - 10 years of Safety experience
  • Transportation Industry and insurance claims management knowledge and experience required
  • Experience utilizing electronic pre-qualification platforms - ISNetworld, CQNetwork, ComplyWorks and Avetta
  • WCB Claims Management experience and understanding of the WCB the appeals process
  • Experience with managing the safety requirements of larger client Oil and Gas organizations considered an asset
  • Experience with supporting the Certificate of Recognition and National Safety Code audit processes
  • Knowledge of applicable HSE regulations, codes, practices and standards, including the ability to accurately interpret and apply policies, procedures, and laws related to Health, Safety & Environment (ex: the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act, Alberta Traffic Safety Act and supporting Alberta transportation regulations, WCB legislation and case management processes)
  • Emergency Response experience and Standard First Aid certification
  • Experience in developing a working relationship with unionized employees
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Access and Excel at an Intermediate or Advanced level
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills including attention to proper email etiquette and public speaking
  • High attention to detail and confidentiality and must be fully aware of the sensitivity of the position and act upon it accordingly
  • High level of initiative and an ability to work under minimal supervision or direction
  • Ability to multi-task in a multi-office/location organization and problem-solve while maintaining flexibility in a fast paced and deadline based environment
  • Ability to work well with others by fostering positive relationships with internal contacts through engagement and leadership and by fostering positive relationships with external client representatives

Job Requirements


Company Overview

Diversified Transportation Ltd. provides employee transportation services in northern Alberta, with facilities in both Edmonton and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo which includes Fort McMurray. With a fleet of modern highway motorcoaches, site service vehicles and shuttles - all uniquely equipped to handle our extreme northern weather conditions - Diversified transports workers to and from worksites, using optimized routing systems designed with client requirements in mind.