Summer Student - Health and Safety

Reporting to the Health & Safety Advisor you will assist with job hazard analysis and assessments and support safety-related initiatives in a diverse municipal setting.

Posting Date

Closing Date

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Research and update product safety information.
  • Assist in coordinating and conducting hazard assessments at various locations.
  • Liaise with management, employees and Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committees.
  • Organize and maintain Health & Safety related records, procedures and training material.
  • Be involved in developing leading-edge concepts to augment Health & Safety training efforts.

Position Requirements

  • Because of the responsibilities of this position, preference will be given to post-secondary students enrolled in a Health and Safety program.
  • Have and maintain a valid Ontario Driver’s License and have access to a reliable vehicle, as travel within Dufferin County is required.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Innovative and creative.
  • Expertise in working with Microsoft Word and Excel.

Job Location

  • 53 Zina St., Orangeville and other Dufferin County locations as required.
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