Occupational Health and Safety Manager

Sunwing AirlinesSunwing Airlines Inc. Toronto, ON


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About Us:


Sunwing Travel Group is the largest vertically integrated travel group in North America and during this unprecedented time, we are continuing to search for top talent. We are looking for candidates who are EPIC (entrepreneurial, passionate, innovative, and customer-centric) to join our team and help deliver our purpose “passionate people making vacation dreams come true”.


We want to continue to do our part to help end this pandemic, protect our employees and those vacationing with us, and to support the travel industry’s full recovery. Sunwing requires full vaccination against COVID-19 for our new and existing employees. We will make accommodations for qualifying medical or religious exemptions.


To learn more about our vaccination policy, follow this link: https://bit.ly/2X4TOOk

Also, learn more about our Safe with Sunwing commitment and how Sunwing is keeping its employees and customers safe here: https://bit.ly/3ngVrne



The Opportunity!

As the Occupational Health and Safety Manager for our Airline division, you will establish and maintain an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) and promote a strong and positive safety culture.


What You’ll Be a Part Of!

  • Remote and Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Grow your career with challenging and rewarding work that makes a difference
  • Opportunity to give back through our social responsibility initiatives
  • Work with a fun, passionate, travel-loving team!
  • Great travel perks!
  • Free Parking
  • Open concept, collaborative workspace
  • See for yourself! @sunwinglife


What You’ll Do:

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining a Hazard Prevention Program, Internal Complaint Resolution Process, Hazardous Occurrence Investigation and Reporting Process, Workplace Inspections Process, and other OHSMS elements required under Part II of the Canada Labour Code;
  • Conducting investigations, analysis, and identification of the cause or probable cause of hazards, incidents, and accidents identified under the OHSMS;
  • Conducting hazard analysis, ergonomic assessments and other job safety analyses;
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of corrective and preventive actions with respect to hazards, incidents, and accidents identified under the OHSMS;
  • Delivering OHS specific training (e.g. investigation, root causes analysis);
  • Promoting OHS on an ongoing and regular basis (e.g. participate in the development of an OHS awareness campaign);
  • Supporting workplace committee activities and acting in the role of management co-chairperson for the workplace committees as required;
  • Establishing and maintaining a Potable Water Management Plan in accordance with Health Canada requirements;
  • Establishing and maintaining a Food & Sanitation Management Plan in accordance with Health Canada requirements;



 What You’ll Need:

  • Post-secondary education in a related field, or an equivalent level of education and experience
  • 5 years of relevant experience, preferably in the aviation industry 
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation would be considered an asset;
  • Demonstrated understanding of safety management principles;
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Canadian Labour Code Part II, and OHS Regulations;
  • Demonstrated knowledge in the use of computer applications, such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, and MS Access;
  • Ability to inspire, motivate, educate and empower others in a positive and productive manner.



We thank all who apply however only those who meet the qualifications will be contacted.

At Sunwing, diversity is important to us, follow this link: https://bit.ly/3DYzBel to learn about how Diversity and Inclusion have always been, and continue to be, a top priority for us. We are proud that our workforce is made up of passionate people from all experiences and backgrounds. We are also committed to employment equity and to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment. We welcome applications from everyone. We will accommodate all applicants throughout the hiring process. If you are an individual who requires accommodation to apply to this position, please email [email protected] or call 416 859 2973.