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Safety Officer

Cameco Corporation Full-Time  Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada 23 Jun 2017

Job Description

Safety Officer
Cigar Lake, SK

POSITION AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with the health and safety team, you will be responsible for supporting the workplace health and safety programs through education and leadership. Key functions of the position are:

  • Supervising and providing mentorship/leadership to safety technicians
  • Providing technical support to the site on safety issues
  • Ensuring compliance to all relevant regulatory requirements with regards to the fire protection program, the emergency preparedness and response program and the occupational health and safety program
  • Conducting work to meet requirements as outlined in Cameco’s safety standards
  • Assisting in planning and delivery of mine rescue training and emergency response training
  • Assessing the safety program and implementing improvements
  • Delivering safety training programs to supervisors and employees
  • Incident command in times of crisis
  • Maintenance of safety equipment, fire hall and response trailers
  • Facilitating inspections, internal audits and incident investigations
  • Promoting a good working relationship with other groups and departments

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements of the position:

  • Diploma in occupational health and safety, or relevant technology
  • Five to eight years of relevant work experience
  • Qualified mine rescue and emergency response instructor
  • Equivalent combination of education and work experience considered
  • Willing to work a rotational schedule and commute to site by aircraft

Assets:

  • Canadian registered safety professional (CRSP) or equivalent designation
  • Advanced first aid certificate

Safety is a top priority at Cameco. Successful candidates for all safety sensitive positions must pass a substance test as a condition of employment.

We offer:

  • competitive pay
  • superior benefits
  • employee share ownership plan for all employees
  • Live Better wellness program

Cameco values diversity.In keeping with this principle and our employment equity goals, we particularly encourage qualified applicants from the designated equity groups to apply.

 

To explore this career opportunity, please visit www.camecocareers.com. Deadline for applications is July 13, 2017. Please quote competition number 27046.

 

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