Environment, Health and Safety Specialist, MONTREAL QC

Job Description

Change the future with us.

We are looking for dedicated and talented people who tackle ever-changing challenges, customer needs, and questions from colleagues with clever concepts and creativity. We embrace change and work with curious minds re-inventing the future of work. Join us and let us focus together on what’s truly important: making lives better with new ideas and the latest technology around the world.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2022, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2022 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2022.

Changez l’avenir avec nous

Nous sommes à la recherche de personnes dévouées et talentueuses qui sont en mesure de relever des défis en constante évolution ainsi que de répondre aux besoins de clients ou aux questions de collègues en appliquant des concepts intelligents et en faisant preuve de créativité. Nous favorisons le changement et travaillons avec des personnes animées par la curiosité qui réinventent l’avenir du travail. Rejoignez-nous et, ensemble, nous nous concentrerons sur ce qui est vraiment important : améliorer la vie avec de nouvelles idées et les plus récentes technologies à l’échelle mondiale.

Pourquoi vous aimerez travailler pour Siemens?

  • Liberté et conciliation travail-famille : adoptez notre environnement de travail souple et bénéficiez d’un horaire flexible, du télétravail et d’espaces de travail numériques
  • Résolution de problèmes parmi les plus importants à l’échelle mondiale : prenez part à des projets passionnants et novateurs
  • Environnement mobilisateur et stimulant qui évolue rapidement et comprend une technologie de fine pointe
  • Occasions de faire progresser votre carrière et de bénéficier de programmes de mentorat à l’échelle locale et mondiale
  • Rémunération globale concurrentielle
  • Participation aux bénéfices possible
  • Possibilité d’acheter des vacances ou de vendre celles auxquelles vous avez droit, selon votre style de vie
  • Contribution à nos initiatives de responsabilité sociale centrées sur l’accès à l’éducation, l’accès à la technologie et le soutien aux communautés, tout en ayant une incidence positive sur la collectivité
  • Participation à nos célébrations ainsi qu’à nos événements sociaux et professionnels en dehors des lieux de travail
  • Occasions de partager vos idées novatrices et d’être rémunéré pour celles-ci!
  • Avantages et réductions pour les employés
  • Accent mis sur la diversité et l’inclusivité

Siemens est fière d’avoir été classée huit fois parmi les 100 meilleurs employeurs au Canada ainsi que d’avoir figuré parmi les meilleurs employeurs pour les jeunes Canadiens en 2022 et parmi les meilleurs employeurs du Grand Toronto en 2022.

EHS specialist, Montreal

What will you do?

We are looking for a motivated individual with a broad range of knowledge in environment, health and safety topics to support all aspects of Siemens Environment Health & Safety (EHS) program. The successful candidate would help our Mobility business to support the execution of EHS initiatives and to meet the customer requirements while ensuring compliance with applicable environmental, occupational health and safety, workers’ compensation legislation across Canada including Siemens requirements.

The position is composed of 2 main areas of responsibilities: support from an EHS rolling stock commissioning activities, mainly in Montreal but also in Calgary, and support EHS governance activities. 

Support rolling stock commissioning activities: 

  • Assist Project Managers on rolling stock commissioning projects and serve as the leading point of authority and/or resource for EHS area of expertise.
  • Assist project managers in incident investigations and monitor corrective actions for effective implementation.
  • Support and accompany the teams to facilitate the implementation of the management system and EHS programs.
  • Develop specialized project safety plans, policies, job safety analysis, safe work practices, conduct hazards / risk assessments, incident investigation as required.
  • Support creation and provide leadership to Joint Health and Safety Committee
  • Perform training calibration exercised with customers to ensure Siemens employees have the necessary EHS training
  • Coordinate EHS training, such as work at height
  • Provide support and ensure all employees and contractors comply with established EHS policies and programs.
  • Perform EHS observations/audits at the various customer/project sites, attend project meetings, audits and incident management as required.
  • Monitor, track and report on EHS program and customer KPIs implement initiatives to address trends.
  • Develop, monitor, and support all aspects of the EHS program to ensure compliance with applicable provincial and other regulatory requirements.

Support EHS governance activities in Siemens Mobility Canada activities: 

  • Assign EHS elearning training package and assist managers in completing the EHS onboarding for new employees based on the requirement of their position, update the database and liaise with business units.
  • Monitor legislative changes and update EHS program as required to ensure ongoing compliance.
  • Review and update the list of legal requirements. Perform gap assessment for any new\change to regulatory requirements.
  • Support various aspects of new initiatives rolled out within Siemens EHS to meet company objectives.
  • Champion the implementation and maintenance of Health, Safety, Environment programs to meet standard, as well as mandated customer / project requirements.
  • Support audits
  • Support EHS governance reporting to Siemens Canada, identify gaps and support the implementation of corrective actions.
  • Ensure reporting requirements are complied with (CNESST, WSIB, …)
  • Liaise with Canada EHS Team and provide support on ongoing company initiatives.

What will you need to succeed?

  • Degree or diploma in Environmental Health Safety program or industry recognized program with EH-related certification
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Occupational, Health and Safety role in area of: railway, construction, transportation, and/or industrial sector, or similar
  • Knowledge of Quebec and\or Ontario EHS regulations
  • Coordination skills, well organized
  • Agile
  • Strong team working
  • Demonstrated knowledge of EHS Management Systems including ISO 45001, 14001.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 (quality) is an advantage.
  • Ability to analyze and evaluate options, solutions, and exercise judgment in making sound decisions.
  • Expertise in the area of incident investigations, root cause analysis, workplace inspections, hazard analysis, risk assessment, safe work practice or job safety analysis development, employee relations.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and other software tools.
  • Valid driver’s license mandatory.
  • English speaking and writing \ French as well (Preferable)
  • Travel to project sites, mainly in Montreal but possibilities to travel across Canada, based on the projects.
  • Ability to learn and work in high pace environment

** Teleworking possible but visit in Montreal project site required periodically **

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

In Canada, Siemens Mobility has been providing solutions to the transportation industry for more than 40 years, including railway infrastructure maintenance services on the rail networks in Quebec and Ontario, light rail vehicles in Edmonton and Calgary, trainsets delivered to VIA Rail Canada, new trainsets for Ontario Northland that will bring back Northeastern passenger rail to Ontario that are expected to be delivered in 2026, an order for locomotives for Montreal’s exo and the rail electrification and overall system maintenance of the light rail transit network in Kitchener-Waterloo. Our footprint also includes dispatching services operated from Dorval, Québec, to more than 25 railways across Canada covering over 3,400 miles of track.

Today, Siemens Mobility provides customers with full-service capabilities for the entire life cycle of their projects to help evolve our growing cities while supporting Canada’s sustainability goals.

To learn more about Siemens Mobility, visit our website at Siemens Mobility | Canada | Siemens Mobility Canada

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

À propos de nous

Nous partageons nos idées et soutenons les personnes derrière celles-ci

Au Canada, Siemens Mobility fournit des solutions à l'industrie du transport depuis plus de 40 ans, notamment des services d'entretien de l'infrastructure ferroviaire sur les réseaux du Québec et de l'Ontario, des véhicules légers sur rail à Edmonton et à Calgary, des rames livrées à VIA Rail Canada, de nouvelles rames pour Ontario Northland qui ramèneront le transport ferroviaire de passagers du Nord-Est en Ontario et qui devraient être livrées en 2026, une commande de locomotives pour l'exo de Montréal et l'électrification des rails et l'entretien global du réseau de transport léger sur rail à Kitchener-Waterloo. Notre empreinte comprend également des services de répartition exploités à partir de Dorval, au Québec, pour plus de 25 chemins de fer à travers le Canada, couvrant plus de 3 400 milles de voies ferrées.

Aujourd'hui, Siemens Mobility offre à ses clients des capacités de service complet pour l'ensemble du cycle de vie de leurs projets afin de contribuer à l'évolution de nos villes en pleine croissance tout en soutenant les objectifs de durabilité du Canada.

Pour en savoir plus sur Siemens Mobility, visitez notre site Web à l'adresse suivante : Siemens Mobility | Canada | Siemens Mobility Canada

Toutes les demandes nous intéressent; toutefois, nous communiquerons seulement avec les candidat(e)s sélectionné(e)s.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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