Balcan Innovations is a leading North American manufacturer of technical films, flexible packaging, and reflective insulation with five brands at its core: Balcan Packaging, Plastixx FFS Technologies, NELMAR Security Packaging Systems, rFoil, and Reflectix.
Why Work at Balcan Innovations?
Full time and permanent position
Group Insurance Coverage (life, disability, medical, dental and vision)
Free on-site parking
Dynamic work environment
Roles and responsibilities:
In collaboration with line management, drive implementation of health and safety programs through coaching and training
Daily presence on the shop floor to observe, listen, coach, influence, educate, identify gaps and solutions; ex.: during Daily Briefings and H&S interactions
Ensure compliance with health and safety legislation and company standards, for production, maintenance and projects
Advise and instruct on various H&S related topics
Conducting risk assessment and enforcing preventative measures
Collaborate with the Plant Manager, line management and support functions to continuously improve H&S performance and participation
Facilitate incident investigations, focusing on root causes and opportunities to learn
Facilitate Risk assessments, for tasks, equipment and projects
Participate in the elaboration and auditing of Standard Operating Practices
Facilitate Health and Safety Committees, Roll out of Campaigns and other H&S Initiatives
Identify H&S training needs, organise training and ensures appropriate evaluation and follow-up.
Participate in the on-boarding of new employees
Conduct data analysis and complete health and safety reports. Ensures data integrity of various KPIs and processing of various forms with rigor.
Participates in the review, improvement and documentation of various H&S processes, programs, procedures, communication tools, in collaboration with the other sites.
Minimum of 7 years of experience as a Health and Safety adviser or equivalent
Experience in manufacturing environment is an asset
Certificate/Degree in occupational health and safety
Excellent writing and verbal communication, presentation and training skills
Excellent organizational skills
Able to manage multiple and conflicting priorities
Perfectly bilingual (French/English) since the use of English is required to be able to communicate with colleagues in plants in Ontario and the United States and to write reports for them
Ability to coach and influence
Eager to learn, Team worker
Solutions and results oriented
Advanced level computer skills
Diligent with great attention to detail
Please take note that a pre-selection of applications is made and that only selected candidates will be contacted. The use of the masculine to designate person is only intended to lighten the text.
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