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Senior Environment, Health and Safety Officer

Senior Environment, Health and Safety Officer

About Us

SNOLAB is an international facility for world-class underground physics research and has an expanding programme in astroparticle physics and underground science. Located in an air-conditioned clean room 2 km underground in the Vale Creighton Mine near Sudbury Ontario, with a suite of surface facilities and laboratories, SNOLAB is currently preparing for the next generation of experiments.

The Position

The Senior Environment, Health and Safety Officer is responsible for managing the evolution and implementation of the Health and Safety programme at SNOLAB. The role ensures that the programme meets all legislative requirements and is suitable to address the hazards presented by the SNOLAB facility and science programme. The Senior Environment, Health and Safety Officer serves as the principal strategic advisor, and proactive leader, for all health and safety needs to the Executive Director and other SNOLAB senior leaders.



Bachelor’s degree in a related safety engineering, environmental health, scientific discipline or equivalent experience is required.

A health and safety designation is considered an asset.


Significant experience developing and implementing EH&S programmes.

Significant experience providing leadership and direction on emergency preparedness and response, industrial hygiene, fire protection, radiological safety, accident prevention, WSIB, and ergonomics.

Experience conducting accident investigations, inspections and risk assessments

Experience conducting internal audits of EH&S programmes and practices.

Experience developing and managing allocated EH&S budgets and work schedules.

Salary Range

Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package. Relocation assistance will be determined in accordance with SNOLAB policies. To meet operational needs, shift work may be required.

To Apply

All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.ca.  Please do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Applications must be received no later than the closing date. Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume.

Closing Date

The posting will remain open until the position is filled, but review of applications will commence June 6.  SNOLAB thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. 

SNOLAB is committed to equity in employment and encourage applications from all qualified applicants, including women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. 

SNOLAB will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.

Further information about SNOLAB may be found at  www.snolab.ca

Posting Date: May 23, 2018

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