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Field Health & Safety Advisor

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Operations and Administration

Fort McMurray, AB, CA

GardaWorld in Fort McMurray, Alberta is looking for a Field Health & Safety Advisor to guide, lead, and support operations to achieve the organization’s health and safety goals and objectives.


The Role of Field Health & Safety Advisor:

The position of Health and Safety Advisor is a field based role. For local project locations within the Fort McMurray Region.

Successful candidate must reside local to Fort McMurray, no accommodations or allowances are provided.

Flexible scheduling for shifts.

As a Field Health & Safety Advisor, your duties will include:

  • Provide guidance, leadership and support to operations to help our projects achieve health and safety goals and objectives
  • Conducting field level worksite inspections, and hazard assessments
  • Responding to and conducting field level incident investigations, and addressing hazards in the workplace, conducting safety stand downs and action plan follow ups
  • Conducting field level safety meetings, on the job training
  • Conducting gap analysis of each post, and formulating timely action plans for corrective actions
  • Reinforcement of Garda and client specific health and safety requirements and action items
  • Providing relevant and correct health and safety advice, support, solutions and recommendations to our field personnel in a professional, efficient and practical manner
  • Proactively reaching out to our field personnel to follow up regarding any advice, solutions, support or recommendations that are given
  • Compile reports, data entry, and analysis as required
  • Assisting, with writing and revising health and safety policies and related documentation in coordination with the branch office
  • Attend meetings and conduct additional tasks as required




  • Certified valid up to date NCSO for Alberta
  • CSTS, OSSA or BSO/CSO certificate mandatory
  • Alberta Class 5 drivers license, with clean drivers abstract mandatory (no GDL)
  • First Aid Level C
  • Pre-access drug and alcohol screening required, and continual compliance to a zero tolerance policy in accordance with the Canadian Model for safety sensitive positions
  • Additional certification or qualifications within occupational health and safety an asset
  • Previous field health and safety advisor experience an asset working on industrial oilsands sites
  • Previous security services, and or health and safety experience an asset



What you Bring to the Team


  • Must be hands on and work with our front line employees
  • Organization skills and ability to complete tasks in a timely manner
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn
  • Ability to travel to all project locations in support of project requirements
  • Computer and numerical literacy, comfort working with data bases and MS office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong team work and time management skills



GardaWorld: Make the world a safer place

GardaWorld is a global leader in the security industry, offering a wealth of opportunity to individuals looking to gain experience and develop professionally in a growing industry. We offer flexible schedules, diverse work assignments spanning multiple industries, and training and career advancement opportunities. We embrace diversity and welcome newcomers, women, students, retirees, reservists, veterans, and more to join our team, as we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, we will communicate only with the selected candidates.

Job Segment: Data Entry, Administrative

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