Safety Officer posted on September 02, 2022 by Southland Transportation. – Job Hubster

Safety Officer posted on September 02, 2022 by Southland Transportation.

  • Other Services
  • Full time
  • 3 weeks ago
  • Alberta

Job Information

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    Salary Canadian Dollar 4000-5000 / Monthly
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    Shift Morning
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    No. of Openings 12 openings
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    Job Level : Intermediate or Experienced
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    Job Experience : Fresher
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    Job Qualifications Bachelor

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Job Description

Full Job Description

Safety Officer

Southland Transportation is currently seeking a Safety Officer for its Edmonton location. The successful candidate will be able to work in a fast-paced environment and possess superior leadership skills in the safety of our professional drivers. A high attention to detail, exceptional organizational and multi-tasking skills, and a focus on the continuous improvement of the safety of our drivers and other staff would lead to success in this role.

The candidate will be able to anticipate a role that focuses on prevention, but also includes response to emergency situations.

Knowledge & Skills Required

  • Class 2 driver’s license an asset, class 5 is a minimum requirement (license upgrade will be offered)
  • Clear driver’s abstract
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Public speaking and presentation skills
  • Completion of Occupational Health and Safety Certificate is desired. Safety designations or certifications (CRSP, CRST, CTSP, NCSO, CHSC, etc) are an asset.
  • Post-secondary education and/or training in leadership or management considered an asset
  • Knowledge of WCB Claims Management and Return to Work planning
  • Previous experience in a school bus operation is preferred; other experience in transportation will also be considered
  • Knowledge of National Safety Code (NSC), Transportation Audits and Compliance
  • Previous experience with Certificate of Recognition (COR) Programs is an asset

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the development of the company’s safety culture and program
  • Incident / Collision investigations, cause analysis, file management and reporting
  • WCB reporting and administration
  • Monitor operations to ensure staff comply with safety rules, policies, procedures and government regulations
  • Supervise Safety Administrative Assistant
  • Plan and present on various topics at staff safety meetings
  • Familiarize prospective employees with SOUTHLAND policies
  • CRC (Collision Review Committee), road reviews
  • Maintain precise and up-to-date paperwork and time keeping
  • Preparation for yearly Safety Audits
  • Approximate 50/50 split between office and field level engagement with staff

Working Conditions

The office is located at 13503 – 149 Street. Typical office hours are from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Holidays are taken around the needs of SOUTHLAND and the boards it serves and therefore are not taken during blackout periods.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift