Health & Safety Compliance Specialist

Health & Safety / Santé et sécurité Toronto, Ontario


If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth team today!

 Position Summary:

The Compliance Specialist will develop and maintain policies, programs, procedures, practices and training elements to maintain HSEQ client pre-qualifications and Ainsworth Quality systems. The incumbent will responsible for ensuring that a high level of focus on safety, and quality, is always maintained throughout the company.



  • Maintain pre-qualification information on sites such as ISNetworld, ContractorCheck, Comply Works, CogniBox, and Avetta ensuring documentation meets client requirements
  • Complete and provide required pre-qualification information for national and large RFQs ensuring it is timely, accurate, and consistent with HSEQ programs.
  • Lead activities related to achieving or maintaining ISO or other certifications
  • Analyze trends; build and implement action plans to improve safety and quality.
  • Ensure program activities are in compliance with applicable government regulations and company safety and quality assurance standards.
  • Ensure all Quality Incidents (QI) are investigated throughout all processes, identify the root cause and put in corrective measures to eliminate reoccurrence.
  • Set up and maintain controls and documentation procedures.
  • Provides service to both internal and external stakeholders (employees, management and outside parties of interest)



  • The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in the Health and Safety and Environmental field within a Construction environment.
  • A recognized post-secondary education in engineering, safety, or quality-related discipline from an accredited college/university.
  • Knowledge of safety legislation, regulations and codes as well as the assessment of new regulations
  • Working knowledge of provincial/federal safety legislation and compensation legislation
  • Proven experience in quality relating to construction.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills along with superior interpersonal and organizational skills are required for this opportunity.
  • Previous experience with ISO 9000 standards, CSA HSE standards, and HSE-MS such as ISO 18001.
  • Previous experience working with unionized trades in a similar industry, an asset.
  • Good team facilitation skills.
  • Proficient ability to relay knowledge and training.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently to complete assigned tasks with minimum supervision.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: N/A

Length of Contract: N/A

Work Location: North York

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

Ainsworth is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request.

Ainsworth is an integrated multi-trade company, offering end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.

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