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Ballard Power Systems Inc.

Senior Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
7 days ago
Ballard has a position available for a Senior Environmental Health &Safety (EHS) Specialist covering Burnaby. The Senior EH&S Specialist will report to the Director of Environmental Health and Safety and will be responsible for a variety of tasks focusing on the improvement of environment and health & safety programs globally and specifically in Burnaby.

  • Demonstrate active, visible, and professional environmental health and safety leadership at all times
  • Assist with the implementation and improvement of Ballard's Corporate Environment and Health & Safety Management System, including EH&S goals and initiatives
  • Develop and implement training solutions to ensure that employees are aware of potential risks and understand how to perform their jobs and activities in a safe and environmentally responsible manner
  • Participate in regular EH&S inspections and perform preliminary Occupational Hygiene testing, Noise surveys, Light surveys etc.
  • Assist hazard assessments and the incident investigation process, including root cause analysis and identification of corrective action plans
  • Participate in formal EH&S reviews of existing equipment modifications, new equipment purchases, and changes in site processes
  • Assist in claims management and recovery at work programs
  • Participate in internal audit teams (regulatory, ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO 45001 and others as required)
  • Oversee waste management, minimizing risk to the company, as well as environmental pollution
  • Support the Joint Health and Safety committee

  • 5 - 7 years of related experience
  • Ability to read and understand
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to work respectfully and efficiently with a wide range of people from different cultures and educational backgrounds
  • Strong analytical skills, organizational, problem solving and judgement abilities and the ability to complete reports
  • Experience with legal compliance regulations
  • Ability to think creatively and identify innovative solutions to complex issues
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience working within manufacturing, lab and engineering environments
  • CRSP certification, or working toward CRSP certification an asset


Our Values

Listen & Deliver | Quality. Always. | Inspire Excellence | Row Together | Own It

Ballard values diversity in the workplace and is committed to Employment Equity. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates.