Health and safety intern (Prevention section)

City(s): Montreal, QC

Human Resources

Published: August 8, 2022
Type: Temporary
Position to fulfill: 1

In collaboration with the various stakeholders, the intern acts as a support in the various activities related to health and safety. He/she adopts a prevention approach and ensures compliance with the various health and safety standards and legislation. He/she actively participates in the development and promotion of a culture of prevention in matters of health and safety with the objective of taking charge of and reducing events.

Responsibilities

  • Act as a resource person for occupational health and safety issues for our Retail Division;
  • Set up and participate in OHS Committee meetings;
  • Accompany managers during investigations and analyses of accidents or occupational diseases, and participate in the implementation of corrective and preventive measures;
  • Participate in the identification of hazards and the development and implementation of corrective measures;
  • Participate in the analysis and identification of hazards and the implementation of corrective measures in the various establishments;
  • Work in collaboration with different sectors to identify and promote the adoption of best OHS practices;
  • Participate in the development of the training program;
  • Participate in the development of the prevention program;
  • Promote the adoption of safe behaviors;
  • Carry out monthly inspections, preventive inspections and audits, when required.

 Success factors

  • College diploma in Environment/Industrial Hygiene/OHS or equivalent;
  • Knowledge of the OHSA and RROHS is an asset;
  • Good knowledge of MS Office;
  • Communication skills: You communicate easily in French and English, both orally and in writing;
  • Good listening skills, observation skills, empathy, autonomy, rigor, good ability to influence;
  • Possess a valid driver's license, in order to be able to travel to the different sites (Montreal metropolitan area);
  • Be available as soon as possible until December.

Benefits

  • Quebec company of national scope;
  • Opportunity for growth in an expanding company;
  • Work environment stimulated by innovation;
  • Full range of social benefits*;
  • Group RRSP*;
  • Flexible hours and teleworking (depending on the position);
  • Competitive salaries;
  • Sick days*.

*Some conditions apply.

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