Manager of Occupational Health & Safety

City of Nanaimo

The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 90,000. Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry. With affordable housing, a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Manager of Occupational Health & Safety 

(Competition 18-70)
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Manager of Occupational Health & Safety. Reporting to the Director of Human Resources and participating as a member of the HR Management team, the Manager of Occupational Health & Safety oversees the effective and efficient operation of the City’s health and safety programs in accordance with recognized best practices and established legislation and contracts.    The Manager is responsible for providing direction in the delivery of occupational health & safety and disability management programs and to work constructively with unions and managers to facilitate complex return to work situations and employee accommodations.
Applicants must have a diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or a related field and a minimum of 5 years’ related experience in occupational health and safety in a unionized environment, including 3 years’ in a management or supervisory role. An acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. A satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required. CHSC, CRSP and Disability Management and/or Return to Work designations are considered an asset.
This is an Excluded position and a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package is included. 
For detailed information on this position and for more information
on our community, please visit our website at
Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-70
will be received until 12:00 pm on Monday, June 18, 2018.
Human Resources City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6 Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)
We thank all applicants for their interest; however,
only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Organization: City of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Occupational Health & Safety
Posted: May 31, 2018, 12:11 pm
Expires: June 18, 2018, 12:00 pm

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