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GardaWorld Health & Safety Advisor

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Operations and Administration

Mississauga, ON, CA

Health & Safety Advisor Profile

We are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to support our Ontario operation.  The Health & Safety Advisor helps to lead the OHS management system for 8 branches throughout Ontario. This role will work closely with our Corporate Health & Safety team to guide and further develop and implement safety measures for all service locations. This position will be based in Toronto, with travel within Ontario as needed. 

Health & Safety Advisor Responsibilities

  • Integrate into and becomes an active member of the HR Management team
  • Conduct Hazard Assessments, through task analysis, physical demands analysis, risk assessments and workplace inspections; Recommend and/or implement corrective action
  • Contribute to the creation of and/or maintenance of instructional documents, such as work procedures and training documents
  • Deliver safety training to managers, supervisors, and employees, as determined by policy and programs
  • Conduct gap analysis of safety programs through internal audits; develop and implement a plan to address and remedy non-conformance issues
  • Lead and/or conduct incident and accident investigations; site liaison for MOL visits; escalate significant incident and accident information to the senior management level
  • Lead the Joint Health and Safety Committees
  • Create statistical data, analytical and assessment reports, as required

Health & Safety Advisor Qualifications

  • Minimum 8 years leading health and safety preferably in a unionized environment
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) certification (an asset)
  • Must have driver’s license and transportation
  • Must have completed or is in the process of completing a health and safety degree/certificate/diploma or professional designation
  • In depth knowledge of all relevant legislation and standards in the province of Ontario
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Desire to be hands on and work with front line employees throughout all branches in Ontario
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, time management, problem solving and conflict resolution skills

What we offer

  • Competive market wages
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Excellent benefits
  • Diverse work assignments


If you are interested in the Health & Safety Advisor role in Toronto, please apply online or submit your resume to ss.ont.recruitment@garda.com

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.