POSITION: Regional Safety Specialist
STARTING Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected.
The Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, LTD has opportunity, as Regional Safety Specialist for company Urban Forestry, Arboriculture and Line Clearing operations. Davey is a leader in the Residential-Commercial tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout Canada and the US.
POSITION LOCATION: ANCASTER, ONTARIO
JOB DUTIES; Guides and monitors territory activities pertaining to safety leadership and loss prevention. The Regional Safety Specialist analyzes safe work practices, safety education and loss trend measurements to company standards. Requires a minimum of a five year time commitment to supporting Davey safety culture goals.
Assisting field management with implementation of new and existing safety programs to meet company requirements and government regulations
Schedule and direct safety education sessions.
Conduct train-the-trainer safety education sessions
Visit field crews for training, job observation and verification of program compliance
Analyze regional safety program effectiveness
Communicate safety program needs with management
Prepare evaluations and provide insightful summary reports and recommendations to operations and safety management.
Three (3) years leadership responsibility-- supervisory or foreman role.
Arborist field experience, preferably to include qualified utility line clearance.
or, Three (3) years Safety Management experience in Construction, or Industrial service sectors
Solid working knowledge of tree and landscape safety standards and practices (or Const./Indus. fields)
Excellent communications skills both written and verbal Self-driven with strong initiative
Safety training experience, DDD, First Aid and CPR Certified
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Home based in Ontario, with ability to routinely travel locally and away from home.
Relocation may be required, as needed.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Compensation based on qualifications and experience. Davey offers excellent compensation, benefits, advancement opportunities and option to buy Company stock after 1 year of employment. A Pre-Employment Drug Screen is Required. The Davey Tree Expert Company, Ltd, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned.
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