Position:  HSE Assistant
Location:  Petrolia, Ontario
Job Id:  1132
# of Openings:  1

High Park Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tilray, a global leader in cannabis cultivation, processing, and distribution. Tilray serves patients in Canada and around the world with a diverse range of pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis products as High Park Company focuses on creating distinctive products for adult Canadian consumers.
 
About High Park Company
High Park Company was established to develop, sell, and distribute inspiring and iconic adult-use cannabis brands. 
 
About Tilray
Tilray is a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, processing and distribution currently serving tens of thousands of patients in ten countries spanning five continents.
 
HSE Assistant - Summer Student (Temporary Contract)
 
Reporting to the Senior HSE Business Partner, the role of the HSE Assistant will be to aid in the implementation and evaluation of a comprehensive range of health, safety, and environmental programs that align with the goals of Tilray's Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) department. 
 
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Support the Senior HSE Business Partner in the implementation of Tilray's HSE Programs, policies and procedures.
  • Conduct tasks for the Chemical Management Program, including but not limited to cross-departmental chemical audits, updating chemical inventories and SDS sheets.
  • Participate in the risk assessment of all company activities and the recommendation of prevention measures.
  • Assist in the implementation of HSE prevention programs and procedures in accordance with applicable legislation.
  • Collaborate with the Senior HSE Business Partner on site incident investigations, root cause analysis and corrective action and prevention plans. 
  • Work with Senior HSE Business Partner to ensure that hazardous materials are properly labelled, stored, transported, and disposed of in accordance to provincial regulations.
  • Participate in the evaluation of waste management options with the goal of reducing, reusing, and recycling material produced on site
  • Assist in the development of safe work practices and procedures
  • Assist in creating and updating various baseline data sets for use in programs on site
  • Assist in the development of training modules and other HSE communications.
  • Assist with the management of ergonomic and industrial hygiene programs onsite.
  • Maintain HSE records in order to prove due diligence. 
  • Undertake HSE tasks as required.
Qualifications & Education Requirements
 
  • Recent graduate of, or in the process of obtaining degree in Environmental Sciences, Health and Safety, Human Resources, Business or another related field
  • General knowledge of WHMIS/GHS
  • Have excellent communication and organization skills
  • Strong proven ability to effectively use Microsoft Office Applications
  • Highly capable of multi-tasking with minimal supervision
  • Able to interface directly with cross-functional teams
  • Experience in the HSE field an asset
High Park welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. 

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.

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