Warehouse HSE Business Partner - West Greater Toronto, Canada

Mississauga, Canada
Last application date


Located in the West Greater Toronto area, is responsible for assisting in the organization's safety programs. Assist the department in implementing, monitoring, and managing safety programs, policies, and procedures. Ensures that assigned location(s) comply with safety regulations. Assist the area Safety Manager in identifying unsafe conditions, facility audits, and evaluates working conditions with recommendations to improve employee safety. Responsible for maintaining safety incident records and tracking assigned programs within the department. Plan and accomplish goals within the assigned location(s). Perform a variety of tasks, working under minimal to general supervision.

We offer

As a company, we promote a culture of honesty and integrity, and value the trust it allows us to build with customers and employees alike. Our focus on our people is what sets us apart and keeps our customers coming back to work with us!

If you are seeking to be a part of a family, this is the place for you!

Performance Team and Damco Distribution, now part of the Maersk global organization under a combined Warehousing & Distribution division, offer third party logistics services to over 500 customers. Encompassing almost 15 million square feet of warehousing capacity throughout the country and a large transportation segment capturing a variety of services, we have key supply chain hubs in the Los Angeles and New Jersey/New York areas, and other facilities along the Western & Eastern coasts along with multiple locations in the Midwest. Delivering significant sales and profitability growth, we will drive the Inland Logistics and Services business for the combined US business units for Maersk.

Key responsibilities

• Monitor and track the effectiveness of Safety Programs within a DC operation.
• Remain current with relevant regulatory requirements and serve as a resource for the department.
• Conduct incident investigations to identify root causes and corrective actions.
• Conduct audits and inspections within the assigned DC, identifying any corrective or preventative measures needed; reporting and follow up to ensure compliance.
• Monitor and track the effectiveness of Safety Programs within a DC operation.
• Remain current with relevant regulatory requirements and serve as a resource for the department.
• Assist managers in promoting more safety awareness and education by procurement of safety training materials and information via monthly phone conversations, emails, weekly safety topics, safety articles, newsletters, etc.
• Continue to create and make progress towards safety culture through training, increased awareness, risk assessments, and behavior based programs.
• Share best practice information among all PT facilities.
• Verify forklift inspections are being completed, properly filed, equipment maintenance is called out/assigned for repairs and that operators are certified.
• Identify & correct unsafe conditions and behaviors
• Ensure assigned Distribution Center follows company SOP’s
• Conduct Safety Committee Meetings
• Ensure fire extinguishers are inspected and signed off each month
• Ensure eye wash station(s) are inspected and signed off weekly
• Conduct employee trainings across multiple shifts when needed
• Maintain safety programs / literature within the building
• Position is full-time and on-site.

We are looking for

• OSHA / Safety Courses
• 2-5 Years Hands on Safety Experience
• CPR / First Aid Certification
• Knowledge of federal, state and local OSHA regulations
• Planning and organizational skills
• Detail oriented and a team player
Notice to applicants applying to positions in Canada

You must be legally authorized to work in Canada. Successful candidates must be willing to relocate to the appropriate geographic area at their expense if necessary.

Damco Distribution Canada, Inc. (DDCI) is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants as required by law. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, gender identity or expression, age, religion, creed, place of origin, citizenship, family or marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable human rights legislation. We will consider qualified applicants with a record of offences in a manner consistent with applicable human rights legislation.

If you are interested in applying for employment with DDCI Canada and need assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact the applicable Human Resources Department by emailing wndhrsupport@maersk.com. You may also contact the Human Resources Department by calling 844-447-7878. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis pursuant to an interactive dialogue between the applicant and the Company.

Additional info

Ref. MA-323023
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A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: https://www.maersk.com All the way.