Agropur: Health & Safety Advisor

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For Current Agropur Employees:Please apply for this job through the Career application of your Workday Home Page. Job Type:Temporary (Fixed Term) Working at Agropur means being a member of an extended family where simplicity and honesty are part of everyday life, and where the management style is based on integrity, openness and autonomy. You too can join the Agropur family! The Health & Safety Advisor is responsible for defining and implementing health and safety priorities, programs and practices in Agropur’s manufacturing and warehousing / distribution establishments of 4 sites in the Atlantic region. Reporting to the Prevention Manager the Health & Safety Advisor highlights their expertise and industrial experience in health & safety, a strong mindset of continuous operational improvement, and operates in a matrix organization with multi-site management. More specifically, the incumbent must: Accompany, coach and support the sites as an expert in occupational health and safety management by guiding them in establishing and carrying out annual OGSM action plans; Participate in the implementation of Agropur health and safety standards, programs, and tools to support and align Agropur’s health and safety strategy; Support the deployment of the AOS (Agropur Operating System) Safety pillar; Participate in the establishment of standards and requirements for Agropur health and safety training; Provide expertise in corporate standards and applicable legislation; Responsible for audit programs, recognition activities & OHS communication activities for its sites; Provide support in the problem-solving process related to analysis investigations, accidents / incidentsPerform an advisory role with managers and supervisors so that the recommended approaches, methods and tools promote the development of the behavioral approach in relation to corporate standards; Support of the various factory OSH committees and sub-committees and ensure active participation of their membersSupport its sites during regulatory visits / inspections; Ensure the improvement of health and safety results and make recommendations to achieve the objectives; Promote OHS prevention among managers and employees. :OHS Safety Certifcation, Diploma or education in a related field; Have a minimum of 2 years of OHS experience, in a unionized manufacturing environment; Being a member of a provincial association for hygiene, health and safety at work would be an asset; Excellent knowledge of occupational health and safety laws and regulations for the Canadian provinces; Be recognized for their strong leadership, coaching, communication and mobilization skills; Be a great team player and be recognized for his excellent work organization; Bilingualism, French and English, spoken and written, is an asset. This position requires regular travel in the Altantic region. #agropurtalent