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Qualico Career Opportunity: Health and Safety Officer

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Qualico is recruiting for a full-time Health and Safety Officer to join their team in metro Vancouver.

Qualico is one of the largest fully integrated, privately owned real estate companies in Western Canada. Each year, more than 3,000 Canadian families choose Qualico as their homebuilder. The Company has offices in Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, and Austin, Texas. Our activities span the entire real estate spectrum, including single-family and multi-family home building, residential land acquisition and development and commercial development.

Working from the Company’s Vancouver Region offices in Surrey you will be joining a rapidly expanding team which is active in both single-family and multi-family housing development throughout metro Vancouver.

As the Health and Safety Officer, your primary roles will be to ensure that those under the employ of Qualico Vancouver, its Trade Partners and customers are adhering to British Columbia legislation as put forth by the “BC Workers Compensation Act”. You will be responsible for developing, monitoring and implementing the company’s Health and Safety Policy along with maintaining Provincial Regulations. You will work with Management and Departmental Supervisors to ensure regulations are followed and to implement proactive measures where and when required. You must have CSO designation, be First Aid certified and COR Internal Audit certified would be a definite asset. You must have 2+ years’ Health and Safety Officer Experience and knowledge within the construction industry, specifically within the residential and commercial construction. You have an established track record for safety compliance, knowledge of the building industry or specifically related to the work place. You have strong organizational skills, excellent interpersonal relations skills, verbal and written. You can generate and adapt policies and procedures. You are able to work in a high stress environment. This is a collaborative team oriented environment and you will be given guidance and support when needed.

We are looking for someone that is driven and eager to progress their construction industry career. You are someone that can work well independently as well as in a collaborative environment, is a very strong communicator, and wants to obtain a career with a company you can grow with.

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in learning more about this position, please send a covering letter along with your resume to nlago@qualico.com. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.