Site & Safety Coordinator

Job description


Site & Safety Coordinator

This is a great starter role for someone looking to grow a career in Health & Safety.


Do you enjoy making a difference? Do people consider you to be an organized person? Are you conscious about safety? Would people say you know how to get a message across? Are you energized by meeting people in a fast-paced environment? Do you consider yourself proficient in construction safety regulations and documentation? Do you easily admit when you’re wrong? Do you get satisfaction from a job well done and like to celebrate success when you’ve worked hard to get there?

If you answered yes to these questions, we have the job for you. Highstreet is currently seeking to fill the position of Site & Safety Coordinator to join our growing construction team. This role has expected hours of 7:00 am-5:00 pm Monday through Friday on our construction sites located in the Okanagan.

Our goal is to own and operate 1,000 Net Zero homes by 2024

We focus on creating a team-based atmosphere where people want to work, not because they have to. Here, at Highstreet, employees and culture are highly valued, and performance is rewarded.

WHY HIGHSTREET?

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Biannual Bonuses
  • Investment Matching
  • Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits Package
  • Pizza Fridays & BBQ’s

THE OPPORTUNITY

A Site & Safety Coordinator with Highstreet is involved in the overall organization and safety from a site administrative perspective. Your main duty is to ensure that the company and all workers on the construction site are complying and adhering to Highstreet’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) guidelines.

This person must consistently convey mature professional judgment,

be competent in safety management, systems, technical and managerial knowledge required of a CSO professional. They should be able to apply them in a work setting with minimal to no supervision.

The day-to-day tasks would include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for site safety and record keeping
  • Support the Site Supervisors and Foreman with site-related administrative needs.
  • Coordinate client, trade, and consultant site visits, meetings, and inspections.
  • Coordinate delivery tracking, issuing PO’s, material procurement, and other project items.


Requirements

IDEAL CANDIDATE

A highly motivated individual who enjoys learning new skills and growing upon current strengths. You will convey a mature professional prowess, be competent in site administration and safety management and be able to apply them in a construction work setting with minimal to no supervision.

In addition to identifying with Highstreet’s values and what we believe in by answering yes to the questions above, the candidate should also possess the following:

  • have a positive personal attitude and work well with others
  • communicate openly and effectively
  • high integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • be a humble team player, self-motivated, and efficient
  • superior organizational skills and experience managing processes

Ideal Experience:

  • 3+ years' experience within on-site safety administration or equivalent role
  • Have good working knowledge of local government Health & Safety Acts, Policies, Regulations, and Industry Standards as they apply to the construction industry.
  • Proficient in Microsoft products (Outlook, Word, Excel) required
  • Level II First Aid required
  • Class 5 Drivers License and reliable vehicle required
  • NCSO certification an asset

If this sounds like you, please apply online by clicking on "Apply for this Job" below. Please include your resume, cover letter and salary expectations.