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Posted on 11/12/2023

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
Corporate Service Team – HSE
Permanent, Full-Time
Edmonton, AB
Referral Eligible: Eligible – 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 currently searching for a dedicated HSE Lead to join our team! The HSE Lead plays a key role in ensuring the successful implementation of health, safety and environmental programs across our operations teams. In this role you, your expertise will contribute to maintaining a safe and secure work environment for our employees and subcontractors while adhering to industry standards and regulations.

This position is based out of our regional office located in Nisku, AB. Upon hire, this position will be assigned to an active microtunneling project located in Edmonton, AB. 


  • 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. Stop work in the area of an identified health or safety problem until resolved.
  • Drive the development, recommendation, and implementation of safety programs, practices, and procedures (including operations 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 records keeping methods.
  • Ensure all employees have adequate PPE available to them as necessary or as 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.

    • Post secondary diploma or certificate in Health, Safety and Environment (Ex. Occupational Health, Safety, Environment; NCSO)
    • 5+ years of experience in HSE management, preferably in infrastructure (water and sewer), rehabilitation, open cut, trenchless crossings and / or tunneling.
    • In-depth knowledge of federal, provincial, and local HSE regulations and standards.
    • Proven track record in developing, implementing, and managing HSE programs and initiatives.
    • Valid class 5 drivers license and clean drivers abstract.


    • Strong communication and organizational skill s
    • Ability to build strong relationships with team members and project stakeholders.


    • 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 a 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
    Corporate Services Team - HSE
    Canada | Edmonton, AB
    Employment Duration
    Full Time
    Job Posted