Health and Safety Advisor

DP World Australia

Purpose:

The Advisor, Health, Safety, Security and Environment is responsible for the administration and support of the health, safety and environmental programs for DP World Prince Rupert. The Advisor, Health, Safety, Security and Environment is responsible for the administration and support of the health, safety and environmental programs for DP World Prince Rupert.

Please note this is a Monday-Friday position, so there will be no option for fly-in/fly-out. 



Key responsibilities:

  • Assist in the implementation of standardized HSSE systems, programs, policies, training, campaigns and programs to prevent injury and ensure compliance with regulations and DPW standards.
  • Collaborate with the DPW World Canada team (all functions) to standardize HSSE processes across the BUs when possible. 
  • Assist in the development and implementation in SE improvement plans aligned with the regional strategy and DPW requirements.
  • Audit HSSE programs to reduce loss, recommending and implementing actions for improvement.
  • Create a network of internal and external alliances to implement policies, programs, procedures, standards, training and processes.
  • Ensure incident prevention/abatement through detailed injury and incident reporting, data analysis and investigation compliance. Implement standardized, actionable HSSE metrics and communication.
  • Qualifications, Job Function, Technical Knowledge and Skills:


  • Post-secondary training in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Sciences/ Hygiene or similar field.
  • Minimum 3 years in a similar role with experience coordinating Safety and/or Environment Programs; prior experience working in an industrial and/or unionized environment is an asset.
  • Willingness to take initiative to solve problems and a desire to identify process improvements.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to build and maintain positive working relationships and achieve buy in and ownership to quality standards/ initiatives with all departments and levels.
  • Sound judgement and analytical thinking that enables decision making, ability to manage projects and prioritize and manage timelines.
  • Self-starter with a positive, hands on approach and the ability to work as a team member.
  • Exceptional computer skills and ability to quickly learn new software.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Previous Canadian work experience or experience working directly with Canadian industries.
  • DP World Prince Rupert Inc. fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging across our organization.

    We are a proud equal opportunity employer with a commitment to creating a respectful, inclusive, and barrier free workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

    Accommodation may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We welcome applicants to advise us on your preferred pronouns in your application.

    All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence, and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.