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Health & Safety Coordinator

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  • Full Time
  • Prince George
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OH&S Coordinator / Occupational Health & Safety Coordinator


Prince George base

Reports To:

Director of Safety – Hope McNaughton


A demonstrated ability to manage and facilitate Occupational Health, Safety Programs in an aviation environment, ensuring compliance with regulatory bodies. A clear understanding of a Safety Management System (SMS) and all associated regulations.

Job Duties:

  • Coordinate and administer Occupational Health and Safety program including chairing of the JHSC, conducting inspections, etc.;
  • Be available for employees and management for safety information and support,
  • Manage employee reporting database including timely risk assessments,
  • Working in DATS(Digital Action Tracking System), updating files and documents,
  • Provide expertise and support in analyzing all workplace occurrences and accidents,
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Director of Safety.


  • 3-5 years of experience in a health and safety leadership role
  • Knowledge and training in risk assessments
  • Working knowledge of and experience with federal, provincial and local workplace health & safety legislation, rules, regulations and reporting processes and procedures.
  • Aviation experience an asset
  • High level of integrity and work ethic.
  • Strong emphasis on computer literacy, proficiency in Microsoft Office and databases.
  • Continuous learner and a willingness to embrace change.
  • Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with all levels both internally and externally.
  • A proven ability to multitask, maintain timelines, be highly organized and re-prioritize tasks when necessary.
  • Be able to work independently, as well as being a strong team player.

Working Conditions:

  • Standard work week (Monday-Friday)
  • Ability to travel when required

Who We Are:

Yellowhead Helicopters is a family owned and operated British Columbia based firm. Since 1975, YHL has been providing safe and efficient helicopter services to our clients from a base network located throughout British Columbia and Alberta. We are also well equipped to be able to mobilize on short notice and support our customers in remote locations across Canada. We service the Forestry, Mining & Petroleum, Utility, and Tourism industries. Our diversified fleet and varied flight missions allows for career progression.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to the principles of employment equity in all communities where we do business.

Applications are to be submitted to:
Human Resources
Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd.
4275 Hangar Rd.
Prince George, BC  V2N 4M6

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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