Occupational Hygienist wanted! Are you passionate about Health and Safety? Are you looking for a role where you can educate, influence  and empower  others? Then we have the opportunity for you! Our client, Canada’s largest diversified resource company, is seeking an Occupational Hygienist to assist with Health, Safety, and Environment initiatives as well as analysing their efficiency. The successful candidate will report to the Superintendent of Health and Safety and be responsible for driving forward the Occupational Health Program. If you’re looking to gain some highly covetable experience with a company whose commitment to safety is second to none, then apply today!

Our client has been in business for more than 100 years, having fully diversified into copper, zinc, steelmaking coal, and energy. Community-oriented, our client takes pride in building relationships and is committed to sustainable operations. They are dedicated to the safety and wellbeing of their employees and work constantly to create a culture of respect for all peoples. To learn more about this position, give us a call at 1-855-733-7325 (RED)-(SEAL) or text 250-483-5954.

The mine is located just north of the picturesque Rocky Mountain town of Elkford, BC. The town has approximately 3,000 residents and offers a feeling of relaxed rural community living. The area’s pristine natural wilderness is highlighted by proximity to Elk Lakes Provincial Park and Height of the Rockies Wilderness Area along the continental divide. Recreational activities include world class fly-fishing on the Elk River, camping, swimming, canoeing, a local ski hill, golf, hunting, and a full range of recreational activities. Elkford is 90 minutes away from the Canadian Rockies International Airport in Cranbrook, BC where you can connect to cities across Canada. Not to mention it’s a 3  hour drive from Calgary, AB. Click here for more information on Elkford. Some employees also choose to live in Sparwood or Fernie, just a short commute away. For more information on these town click here and here!


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Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time.

Location: Elkford, BC.

Number of Vacancies: 1

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience. Relocation assistance is provided, if needed.

Benefits: An excellent benefits package including full health benefits (with family coverage), RSP contributions, and a profit sharing bonus plan.

Shifts: Mon to Thurs 7am – 4pm, Friday 7pm – 3pm with every second Friday off.


  • Comprehensive working knowledge of applicable HSE regulations, concepts and trends.

  • Familiar with the key aspects of leadership and communication as well as indirect/remote training management and the importance of influencing skills.


  • Post-secondary degree in Science, Occupational and Environmental Hygiene or equivalent with graduate degree strongly preferred.

  • Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH), Registered Occupational Hygiene Technologist (ROHT), or in process of attaining would be an asset.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to understand and interpret complex mandatory regulations and their impact on the operation.

  • Highly effective communication skills with the ability to relate to and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to work well as a team player or individually as well as exhibit a positive “can-do” attitude.

  • Self-motivated and capable of working under minimal supervision and function best in high performance work environments.

  • Strong computer skills and experience with the Microsoft Office Suite, especially Outlook, Word and Excel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures.

  • Assist with the development, implementation, and continuous improvement of the technical occupational hygiene aspects and initiatives of the Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) management system programs and processes.

  • Support HSE initiatives in health and hygiene.

  • Manage external hygiene consultancy and analysis services and assure the quality of their deliverables.

  • Identification of industrial hygiene best practices.

  • Prepare, organize, and deliver occupational hygiene training for the mine site.

  • Support the business unit Occupational Hygienist within the fields of health and hygiene.

  • Maintain current and accurate records of workplace exposures to track historical trends and provide proper reporting to key stakeholders.




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