Temporary Field Health & Safety Advisor



About Us
GardaWorld is a leader in security services. We are seeking a Temporary Field Health & Safety Advisor to join our dynamic team in Fort McMurray, AB. The role offers the change to make a significant impact and continuous improvement of our Health and Safety systems! This temporary position will be until the fall 2024 with a possible extension.

What we offer:

  • Full time 40 hours per week rotating days and nights
  • $40/hr
  • On-site paid training
  • Free online training courses

What you Bring to the Team

  • Must be hands on and work with our front line employees
  • Organization skills and ability to complete tasks in a timely manner
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn
  • Ability to travel to all project locations in support of project requirements
  • Computer and numerical literacy, comfort working with data bases and MS office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong team work and time management skills

As a Field Health & Safety Advisor, your duties will include:

  • Providing guidance, leadership and support to operations to help our project achieve the health and safety goals and objectives
  • Conducting field level safety meetings, worksite inspections, and hazard assessments
  • Responding to and conducting field level incident investigations, and concerning hazards in the workplace, conducting safety stand downs and action plan follow ups
  • Reinforcement of Garda and client specific health and safety requirements and action items
  • Providing relevant and correct health and safety advice, support, solutions and recommendations to our field personnel in a professional, efficient and practical manner
  • Proactively reaching out to our field personnel to follow up regarding any advice, solutions, support or recommendations that are given
  • Compile reports, data entry, and analysis as required
  • Assisting, with writing and revising health and safety policies and related documentation in coordination with the branch office
  • Attend meetings and conduct additional tasks as required

Qualifications and Education:

  • Certified valid up to date NCSO for Alberta
  • CSTS, OSSA or BSO/CSO certificate mandatory
  • Alberta Class 5 drivers license, with clean drivers abstract mandatory (non GDL)
  • Pre-access drug and alcohol screening required, and continual compliance to a zero tolerance policy in accordance with the Canadian Model for safety sensitive positions
  • Additional certification or qualifications within occupational health and safety an asset
  • Previous field health and safety advisor experience an asset working on industrial oilsands sites
  • Previous security services, and or health and safety experience an asset
  • Flexible availability