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Cavendish Farms is a leading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada, the United States, and around the world. We have state-of-the-art potato processing plants in Prince Edward Island, Lethbridge, Alberta, and Jamestown, North Dakota, and an appetizer plant in Wheatley, Ontario. Our Head office is in Dieppe, New Brunswick and has sales office locations in Toronto, Montreal, and Boston. We’re a company that rewards performance and initiative, looking for people who deserve to be recognized..



Reporting to the Director of Health, Safety and Environment the Health and Safety Coordinator will ensure compliance with applicable legislation and company standards. The Health & Safety Coordinator will facilitate the relationship our Farm sites, Seed Farm site and storage locations have with local regulators.



Successful Candidate will possess the following qualifications:
• A certified Occupational Health and Safety designation, such as CRSP, CHSC, CHSE, or equivalent.
• 3 to 5 years’ experience in the Occupational Health and Safety field. 
• Demonstrated ability to achieve results through project management.
• Experience conducting Incident Investigations, Hazard Assessments, Risk Assessments, developing Job Hazard Analysis, Safe Work Procedures and other documentation related to the development of a strong Occupational Health & Safety Management System.
• Ability to drive continuous improvement using leading change methodology.
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to engage team members and other stakeholders.
• Strong time management, attention to detail and organizational skills.
• Experience using Microsoft products as well as online MSDS management systems and incident reporting and tracking systems.
• A passion for the safety of our people and for our business.
• Valid drivers license and reliable personal vehicle.
• Experience in an agricultural environment will be considered an asset.
Key Responsibilities:


• Regularly travel to all locations the Health & Safety Coordinator is responsible for.
• Develop, coordinate and priority manage the Occupational Health & Safety programs at each site.
• Assist each site with its project charters for various safety and training projects/initiatives.
• Assist in the development of Occupational Health and Safety Committee(s), at each site and be an active participant.
• Perform regular site inspections and work with site staff to improve safety at site.
• Facilitate/coordinate training associated with new safety procedures and programs,
• Maintain required safety and training documentation,
• Deliver progress reports and presentations on the various safety projects and training initiatives,


To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Please apply online by April 26, 2019

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


To learn more about our products and services, click here.




Cavendish Farms Corporation is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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