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Occupational Health and Safety Advisor- Mississauga, ON

Missassauga, ON, CA

CRH Canada - Cement ON



Job ID:  423219


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


Essential Duties and Functions


  • Provide technical and administrative support for OHS department.

  • Maintain OHS, Disability and Training records, files, and databases.

  • Prepare OHS reports and presentations.

  • Writing health and safety, programs, and procedures for approval by OHS Manager.

  • Assist in the development and deliver required safety training.

  • Conduct inspections and audits to assure compliance with safety requirements.

  • Participate in incident investigation and/or emergency response.

  • Liaises with management, employees, external OHS related agencies.

  • Other duties and assignments as required


Knowledge and Skill Requirements


  • Knowledge of OH&S Act, WSIA with emphasis on WSIB policies and processes

  • Experience in cement or related industry (such as lime, metals, minerals or mining) or construction strongly preferred


Core Competencies


  • Effectively examine events, issues and problems and generate optimal solutions in a timely manner.

  • Communicate with impact and create an environment in which people communicate honestly and openly.

  • Develop and leverage effective networks and relationships with others inside and outside of the organization

  • Work effectively in the face of ambiguity, shifting priorities and rapid change while actively developing one’s skills and capabilities

  • Ability to deal with complex, sensitive and personal issues while maintaining confidentiality


Physical Requirements


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • This position may require some lifting of objects no heavier than twenty pounds (20lbs.)

  • This position requires periods of standing and walking

  • Physically able to climb ladders and scaffolds and work upon platforms


Work Environment


  • Working outdoors at varied temperatures and weather conditions

  • Working indoors in varied conditions (ie. hot noisy, dusty)

  • Exposure to extreme heat

  • Working in confined spaces

  • Working at heights

  • Effortless mobility through all areas of the plant

  • This position is based across the plant


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  Sep 19, 2022

Job Segment: Administrative Assistant, Safety, Administrative, Service