Job Openings Construction Safety Officer (CSO)

About the job Construction Safety Officer (CSO)

We are working with a large constructor within the GTA in search of a Construction Safety Officer. 

The CSO is responsible for monitoring, training, and enforcing all Health and Safety programs on site and ensuring all requirements of the OHSA are followed.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct  inspections to ensure equipment, materials, and processes do not present a safety, health or environmental hazard
  • Conduct site specific Health & Safety Orientations
  • Assist with the development of site specific OHS policies and programs
  • Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)
  • Conduct risk assessments and enforce preventative measures
  • Assist in the incident investigation process when necessary 
  • Assist with the development and review of job hazard assessments , Safe Work Practices and Safe Job Procedures
  • Reporting as required

To be successful you should posses:

  • 5+ years of general construction experience
  • 3+ years of Health and Safety work experience in the construction industry
  • A solid understanding of the OH&S regulations for the province of Ontario
  • Motivated to obtain or currently working towards NCSO Certification
  • Current First Aid certificate
  • Proficiency with computers, including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and other common applications
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written