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Posted on 09/15/2023

HSE Lead

**Fraud Alert

 It has come to Michels Canada attention that job seekers have received false employment offers from individuals or organizations posing as Michels Canada. Please keep in mind these important tips:

·  Michels Canada does not require payment from anyone seeking employment at any time during the recruitment and/or selection process.

·  All recruitment email correspondence comes from email addresses displaying the correct spelling of our company name:

·  Formal offers of employment are only made once the recruitment and selection process are complete. Personal information and banking information is NOT collected until you have been personally onboarded by our HR Team.

·  We do not extend any formal offers of employment or execute employment agreements through text messaging, social media, job posting websites or social chat platforms.

We take this matter seriously and are working with the appropriate authorities. Please remain aware on this matter and report any suspicious outreach to your local authorities and email any concerns to Note: resumes sent to this email will not be considered; please apply directly to our current career opportunities at

HSE Lead
Concord/Markham, ON
IEREligible – Tier 2


Celebrating 60 years of People | Projects | Values around the world!

Michels Family of Companies is an established energy and infrastructure organization with 25 years in Canada. We support Canada’s prosperous future by constructing safe, reliable infrastructure solutions to serve the public’s energy, water and wastewater, and transportation needs.

We care about doing what is best for our people, our customers, the communities in which we work and our country. We strive to provide our employees with meaningful and challenging work, and an engaging and collaborative environment.

Michels Canada headquarters is based in Nisku, Alberta, Canada.


Michels Canada is looking for an experienced HSE Lead who is responsible for promoting, communicating and overseeing safety compliance through the sharing of information and training of project team members. The successful candidate will be flexible, adaptable to varying client expectations and demonstrate the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities while operating under limited supervision. This position will be based in Conchord, ON and is a permanent full-time opportunity.


  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customers and follow all safety policies, procedures, and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
  • Drive the development, recommendation, and implementation of safety programs, practices, and procedures (including operational procedures considering all relevant risks, hazards, and controls.)
  • Oversee and perform inspections to identify hazards and potential risks for corrective actions.
  • Conduct employee new hire health and safety orientations identify, monitor, evaluate and track all health and safety activities through audits and other record keeping methods.
  • Ensure all employees have adequate PPE available to them as necessary or requested.
  • Support adherence to all company health, safety and environmental standards, policies. And procedures while maintaining on-going knowledge of local, provincial, and federal guidelines.
  • Uphold company culture and core values by adhering to Michels Canada’s Standards and Policies and working with others to promote and preserve our values while conducting your duties to contribute to a positive and professional work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum required of 5 years Health & Safety experience in urban municipal infrastructure projects.
  • Must possess a valid driver license.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours and shifts.
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel and other MS office programs.
  • Must be able to provide a copy of a clean driver abstract
  • Intermediate knowledge of applicable safety legislation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and ability to interpret technical specifications and industry terminology.
  • Must have experience with Confined Space legislation in Ontario.


  • Degree, Diploma or Certificate in a related field (i.e., OHS&E or NSCO) would be an asset.
  • Strong working knowledge of OSHA and EPA.
  • Strong ability to manage time, makes quality decisions, manages and measure work.
  • CRSP qualification is preferred, CSO or NSCSO is an asset.
  • Highly organized and ability to work in a face paced environment


  • Must be able to communicate verbally and through written language (by hand and digitally) in English


We offer competitive total compensation, meaningful and challenging work, and an engaging and collaborative environment. For more information on our company, please visit our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. For other opportunities at Michels Canada, join us at

It is our commitment to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless their race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, or ordinances. If you need assistance and /or reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruitment process, please send us an email to:

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Michels Canada
Canada | Markham, ON
Employment Duration
Full Time
Job Posted