City: MontrealOrganizational Unit: Health, Safety and Environment Branch Classification: AS-4 Tenure: Continuing Language Requirements: Bilingual imperative CBC/CBC
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The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is the Government of Canada's largest research organization supporting industrial innovation, the advancement of knowledge and technology development. We collaborate with over 70 colleges, universities and hospitals annually, work with 800 companies on their projects, and provide advice or funding to over 8000 Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) each year.
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Help bring research to life and drive your career forward with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), Canada's largest research and technology organization.We are looking for Health and Safety Advisors to support our Health, Safety and Environment Branch (HSE). The Health and Safety Advisor would be someone who shares our core values of Integrity, Excellence, Respect and Creativity.The National Research Council operates labs and research facilities across the country, each with its own unique challenges related to health, safety and environmental management. NRC is involved with innovative research in transportation, engineering, life and medical sciences, and emerging technologies in computer science, electronics, astronomy and nanotechnology. Each area presents a wide and exciting variety of health, safety and environment related aspects ranging from worker health and protection, to animal safety, biosafety, radiation safety, hazardous materials management, noise and air emissions, waste waters, species at risk, and the list goes on.NRC’s Health, Safety and Environment Branch proactively establishes, promotes and implements best practices in health, safety and environmental management. The HSE Branch provides enabling and support services to NRC’s Research & Development activities, assuring the health and safety of our employees, our neighbouring communities and our environment.As a Health, Safety and Environment Advisor, you will partner with your assigned clients in the research centres and corporate branches to expand upon a culture that works proactively to ensure the health and safety of employees, visitors, contractors, our neighbouring communities, and the environment. You will be expected to develop a strong knowledge of your client’s business and their resulting challenges related to health, safety and environment stewardship so that you can effectively support implementation and monitor NRC’s occupational health, safety and environmental management policies and programs. The HSE Advisor team members are supported by a strong operations group and risk area experts who will provide technical advice and guidance as required.
In our Montreal-Royalmount location, we are looking for an HSE Advisor to embrace the responsibility of supporting the clients in that location. To be successful in this client facing role, you will need to have strong interpersonal skills and the desire to learn about new clients, new policies and programs, possess excellent organizational awareness coupled with demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of safety programs in settings such as laboratories, machine shops, high-capacity industrial equipment and electrical/engineering environments together with the required analytical skills to accomplish the required tasks.
Applicants must demonstrate within the content of their application that they meet the following screening criteria in order to be given further consideration as candidates:
Bachelor’s degree in science (chemistry, biology, biochemistry, environment), engineering, or industrial hygiene.
A Master’s degree in one of the disciplines listed above will be considered an asset.
Preference may be given to those with a professional certification in a field relevant to the position.
For information on certificates and diplomas issued abroad, please see Degree equivalency
An equivalent combination of work related experience, training and education would also be considered.
Candidates must possess:
*Significant experience is defined as more than 2 years of experience.
All employees of the National Research Council are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and attest to their vaccination status unless accommodated based on a medical contraindication, religion, or another prohibited ground of discrimination as defined under the Canadian Human Rights Act.
Bilingual Imperative CBC/CBC
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Candidates will be assessed on the basis of the following criteria:
For this position, the NRC will evaluate candidates using the following competency profile: Management Services
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Relocation assistance will be determined in accordance with the NRC's directives.
From $69,087 to $81,221 per annum.
In addition, the incumbent will receive the Bilingualism Bonus of $800 per year.
NRC employees enjoy a wide-range of benefits including comprehensive health and dental plans, pension and insurance plans, vacation and other leave entitlements.
Please direct your questions, with the requisition number (11961) to:
Closing Date: 10 June 2022 - 23:59 Eastern Time
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