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Industrial Hygiene Advisor

WELCOME TO THE BRUCEJACK MINE

The Brucejack Mine is an underground gold mine located in Northwest British Columbia, owned and operated by Pretivm Resources Inc.

As an employer, we are committed to ensuring a safe, comfortable and diverse working environment. We are working closely with our neighbours – the local communities and First Nations - to provide employment.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY  

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Industrial Hygiene Safety Advisor to join the Brucejack Mine in Northwestern, British Columbia.

Located approximately 65 kilometers from Stewart, you will report to the Health & Safety Manager or designate and work a rotating schedule encompassing 14 days on/off.

In this role, you will assist with the development, implementation, monitoring and continuous improvement of the site's Occupational Health and Safety System, with the primary focus on Occupational Health & Hygiene. You will also provide the necessary H&S support and advice to Managers, Supervisors, Employees, and Contractors, and strive for continuous improvement in the site safety culture.

Occupational Health & Safety is our highest priority during all stages of our activities. We are committed to the well-being of our employees, contractors, visitors and all other stakeholders by creating and maintaining a safe working environment and positive safety culture. We share a commitment to a safe and healthy workplace, which requires that each employee and contractor takes individual responsibility for safety – for themselves and their coworkers. H&S policies and practices are actively supported by management, and accountability measures for H&S performance exist at all levels. 

For this role, we are seeking someone with a Bachelor of Science or post-secondary degree specializing in Industrial or Occupational Hygiene or you will be a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH), or possess a recognized designation (or be actively working towards certification). An equivalent combination of training and experience may also be considered.

In addition, the successful candidate will also have:  

  • Three (3) years of work experience in Industrial Hygiene (or an equivalent combination of education and experience) 
  • Experience with industrial hygiene monitoring methods and assessments, including chemicals, noise, heat stress, lighting, ventilations systems, ergonomics, as well as abatement/remediation activities
  • A mine rescue or emergency response certification (asset) 
  • Experience with mining, mineral processing activities, and construction activities
  • Familiarity with accident/incident investigation and root cause analysis
  • General knowledge of emergency response, mine rescue, &/or firefighting and a willingness to participate as a member of the ERT
  • Knowledge of risk/change management methodology
  • Proficiency with computers and technology 

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

We are committed to ensuring that all of our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable camp accommodations, as well as balanced meals prepared by our culinary team

Team members can expect access to TV and wifi, our on-site gym and a variety of recreational activities. 

All of our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:

  • Paid travel days, including transport to and from site
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience, skills, and qualifications
  • Extended medical benefits and wellness coverage
  • RRSP matching program

It is important to note that the wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

For full details and to apply, please visit www.applyfirst.ca/job90243