Manager Health, Wellness & Safety - City of Medicine Hat

Manager Health, Wellness & Safety 

Job Type Safety / Health / Environment
Organization City of Medicine Hat
Competition Numbe r22180A

Job Description
Now Hiring Manager Health, Wellness & Safety

In Medicine Hat, you'll feel right at home in a welcoming and amenity-rich city that hasn't lost its 'small town' feel. And here at the City of Medicine Hat, you'll be part of a workplace that's productive and engaged, and one that boasts a talented and diverse workforce.

The Manager Health, Wellness & Safety leads a team of professional in the development, implementation, and maintenance of a corporate wellness strategy. The programs and initiatives developed are focused on enhancing the safety, and the physical and mental health and wellness of City employees.

Our ideal candidate

  • You are knowledgeable of occupational health, organizational wellness initiatives, and corporate safety management systems and their effective application.
  • You have excellent relationship building skills, a collaborative approach and seek to understand.
  • You are versatile and practical in approach to issues, enthusiastic in seeking input and think strategically for overall organizational objectives with consideration for business unit needs.
  • You have demonstrated ability to recognize opportunities and be comfortable in moving across organization lines to initiate appropriate action.
  • You have knowledge of project management principles and ability to use a systematic approach to make decision and advance initiatives.
  • You have a proven record in leading and supporting a team of professionals.


  • Successful completion of bachelor's degree in human resources or health, wellness or safety or related field from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Seven (7) years of experience in health, wellness and/or corporate safety programs including four (4) years direct experience in leading professionals and developing teams.
  • Experience with mid to large organizations operating in a unionized environment is considered an asset.
  • Preference for additional education, certification and/or experience in organizational wellness, occupational health and/or corporate safety.
  • Chartered Professional Human Resources (CPHR) designation is an asset.
  • An equivalent combination of management approved training and experience may be considered.

Application Return
We thank all applicants, however those selected for an interview will be contacted.

This posting will remain open until Wednesday, August 17, 2022.

For more information, and to apply, please visit our website at:

Organization: City of Medicine Hat
Location: Medicine Hat, AB
Region: Lethbridge / Medicine Hat
Professional Category(s): Occupational Health & Safety
Posted: August 4, 2022, 8:44 am
Expires: August 17, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 5 years or more

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