Working as a member of the health and safety team, you will be responsible for conducting workplace inspections, maintaining emergency equipment in a state of readiness, delivery of safety- related training programs and participation in incident investigations and job hazard analyses. You will take a proactive role in hazard identification and recommend corrective actions. The role requires the incumbent to spend a minimum of fifty percent of their time in the field.
You will participate in mine rescue and surface firefighting training. The technician will review and revise safety documentation as necessary. You will also be responsible for supporting workplace health and safety programs through education and mentoring to all levels of the organization.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Requirements of the position: Three to six years of relevant work experience Fire extinguisher maintenance certification Equivalent combination of education and work experience considered Excellent communication and relationship building skills The ability to work well independently and make decisions with little input Work a rotational schedule and commute to site by aircraft
Assets: CRSP designation Occupational health and safety diploma or equivalent Underground mining experience Mine rescue certification Standard Level First Aid
Safety is a top priority at Cameco. Successful candidates for all safety sensitive positions must pass a substance test as a condition of employment.
We offer: competitive pay superior benefits employee share ownership plan for all employees Live Better wellness program
Cameco values diversity. In keeping with this principle and our employment equity goals, we particularly encourage qualified applicants from the designated equity groups to apply.