Human Resources Associate - Health and Safety

City of Richmond

The City of Richmond is a diverse and dynamic community in pursuit of our vision
to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.


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Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable asset – our people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

Human Resources Associate – Health & Safety

Regular Full Time
Job ID: 2018429
$60,697 to $75,872 Annual Salary

Do you enjoy working in an office administration setting and contributing to a fast-paced, multi-unionized, customer service oriented work environment? The City of Richmond is currently looking to hire a Regular Full-Time Human Resources Associate – Health & Safety to provide information, provide advice and interpret issues related to health and safety, industrial hygiene, hazard/risk reduction assessment and strategies leading to the elimination of hazards/risk.

We are looking for someone that has:

  • Knowledge of the Worker’s Compensation Act, WorkSafeBC OH&S regulations and claims management.
  • Knowledge of and ability to compare regulatory requirements and provide guidance on methods to address the determined need.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide advice and support to managers, supervisors, employees and Health & Safety committee representatives.
  • Ability to lead workplace inspections, investigations and occupational hygiene testing.
  • Ability to pull data and develop database reports in order to track safety program activities.
  • Advanced skill level in software programs including: Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point.

Position Requirements:
A post-secondary certificate or diploma in Occupational Health & Safety supplemented by a minimum two (2) years of industry-related experience including, hands on experience in designing/implementing safety initiatives and delivering safety training to diverse work groups, preferably in a municipal environment.

Preference may be given to candidates who possess a recognized safety designation or certification.

If you think this is a good fit for you, we invite you to apply today!

For further information regarding position details and to apply, please visit our website at

The City of Richmond offers a competitive pay and benefits program, attractive incentives and a compressed work day schedule.

The City of Richmond uses an applicant tracking system for candidates wishing to view and apply for available career opportunities. For further details regarding this specific career opportunity, please visit our website at Applicants will be required to upload a current resume and provide any supporting documentation relevant to the position (Word format). 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. However, only those under consideration will be contacted.  This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.  The City of Richmond is an equal opportunity Employer.

Organization: City of Richmond
Location: Richmond, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Human Resources, Occupational Health & Safety
Posted: November 1, 2018, 1:47 pm
Expires: December 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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