Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Safety and Asset Protection Advisor assists to ensure compliance with corporate fire protection measures, environmental compliance, and assists with the execution of an effective Occupational Health and Safety Program within their division that is in alignment with the corporate Safety Program.
The Safety Asset Protection Advisor is accountable for planning, organizing, advising, and evaluating asset protection, environmental and safety concerns within their division to support business objectives and support the business units drive to safety results.
- Three (3) to five (5) years of or combination of asset protection, environmental compliance or occupational health and safety experience, preferably in the forest industry, or equivalent industry experience;
- Previous experience coaching/training people;
- Stakeholder engagement experience with internal and external parties;
- Post-secondary education in Forestry, or occupational health and safety discipline, or equivalent combination of experience and education considered an asset;
- CFPS or CRSP designation or working towards considered an asset;
- Experience working in a 24/7 manufacturing operation is considered an asset;
- Comprehensive understanding of asset protection and risk mitigation solutions;
- Comprehensive understanding of relevant OH&S provincial and federal legislation;
- Demonstrated ability to effectively persuade others and negotiate solutions;
- Auditing background or certification considered an asset.
With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by our customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.
At Tolko, our values, vision, and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.
We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in BC, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. And, through our community investment strategy, we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work. Whether we’re providing jobs, volunteering or giving through donations, we work to make our communities stronger and more vibrant through active participation.
When you join Tolko, you’re saying yes to a company that has been built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity they need to build great lives.
We’re more than an industry leader. We’re the place where you succeed as our most valuable resource!
- An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
- Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
- The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
- Diverse opportunities
- An open, innovative culture
- A positive, dynamic work environment
- Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
- The chance to live (and play) where you work
If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will be accepted at www.tolko.com until the position is filled.
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.