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Canada East Regional Health & Safety Manager

Location: Corunna, ON, Canada
Date Posted: Apr 5, 2021
Category: Health & Safety
Job ID: 72378

Job Description


The Opportunity

Clean Harbors Canada is looking for a Canada East Regional Health & Safety Manager to join their safety conscious team! The Health & Safety Manager provides comprehensive safety and health direction and support to Site Service operations in their assigned area. This includes providing guidance and direction to management, operational and Health & Safety personnel on implementing Health and Safety Programs and promoting continuous safety improvement.

Location - Corunna,ON or Southern Ontario

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group RRSP with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage Health & Safety Representative(s).
  • Primary Canada Business Partner to key Business Line Executive & Operational Leaders
  • Advise on OHS Technical matters and applicable requirements
  • Partner and influence English & French-speaking stakeholders throughout the region
  • Champion and lead Canada-wide initiatives as required
  • Audit performance and compliance with policies, programs, and procedures.
  • Assist in development and review of safety and health programs.
  • Identify new health and safety programs needs or changes to existing programs.
  • Advise and represent Company during regulatory actions.
  • Attend operations meetings to review health & safety concerns and issues;
  • Serve as a member of the Health & Safety Committee(s);
  • Conduct Safety Meetings on topics designed to promote a better understanding of company policies, programs, procedures or general health and safety;
  • Participate as a technical member on Health and Safety Committee, and assists in driving completion of meetings;
  • Manage safety equipment inspection and testing programs, and maintain equipment;
  • Inspect emergency equipment.
  • Conduct site surveys to assure compliance with Corporate Health and Safety policies, programs, procedures and guidelines, and proper work practices needed to maintain a safe and healthful operation and work site;
  • Complete a Site Survey Form for each field site visited and discuss the results with the job site Foreman and Branch Manager. Maintains one copy, provides one to the Foreman, Branch Manager and Job File;
  • Conduct periodic health and safety survey of field/facility office to assure adherence to regulations and proper health and safety practices;
  • Conduct health and safety surveys as assigned, and prepare reports on observations;
  • Refers non-compliance conditions, uncooperative supervision, illness or accident trends to their Health and Safety Leaders

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?

  • Occupational Health & Safety or related/equivalent degree (Associate’s degree in occupational health and safety or a closely related field preferred)
  • 8+ years of progressive Health & Safety and 3 years leadership experience
  • Understanding of applicable OHS requirements 
  • Excellent knowledge of Federal and Provincial health and safety regulations
  • Bilingual (English & French) skills will be a strong asset
  • Related Professional Certification will be an asset (e.g. CRSP, CSP, ROH, CIH etc)
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work with little to no supervision
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Strong PC skills
  • Experiencing managing others preferred
  • Ability to travel 25%-50% (25% will be overnight travel and the rest will be day travel)

Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!

40-years of sustainability in action. At Clean Harbors, our mission is to create a safer, cleaner environment through the treatment, recycling, and disposal of hazardous materials. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483).

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.



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