BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Competition # V1176

Corporate Safety Office

Full-time, Exempt
Closing Date:  4:30 pm, Friday, April 26, 2019

The Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) is seeking a talented HR professional with a passion for making a difference and a desire to live in one of the nicest communities in all of BC. Bordered by rugged mountains on one side and the Georgia Strait on the other, the Sunshine Coast is situated on a peninsula between Howe Sound and Jervis Inlet in the traditional territory of the shíshálh and Skwxwú7mesh First Nations.  Known for its mild winters, beautiful surroundings, arts, recreation, culture, and home to about 30,000 year-round residents, the Sunshine Coast is not only a preferred tourist destination, it is a great place to live. 

The SCRD is inviting applications for the position of Corporate Safety Officer (Full-time, Exempt). Under the general direction of the Senior Manager, Human Resources, this role provides a broad range of technical, administrative, and other professional services to management, staff, the general public, agency representatives, and others, in support of corporate programs, operations, and activities. This role will also work closely with the Manager, Protective Services in support of the Emergency Program and will liaise closely with Emergency Support Services.  Additional responsibilities include leading the introduction and integration of the Certificate of Recognition (COR) Program, supporting the safety management system, and serving as a Deputy or relief Emergency Preparedness Program lead.  This position would be a good fit for a HR professional with Occupational Health and Safety experience and, ideally, someone with a background in safety management systems and an interest or experience in emergency preparedness programs. 
The SCRD offers a competitive salary and a full benefit package commensurate with experience.  Applications for this position must include a current resume, a cover letter quoting the competition number and verification of education/certification submitted via email to Human Resources by the closing date and time shown above.  

Qualification requirements including formal education, training, experience and other skills and knowledge can be found in the job description available with SCRD website posting at .

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Attention: Gerry Parker, Senior Manager, Human Resources
Sunshine Coast Regional District
1975 Field Road
Sechelt, BC  V0N 3A1
Fax:  604-885-7909

Location: Sechelt, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Human Resources,Emergency Preparedness/Planning,Office Administration,Occupational Health & Safety
Posted: April 12, 2019, 3:09 pm
Expires: April 26, 2019, 4:30 pm