Position Available for Occupational Health & Safety Trainer

By August 3, 2023job-posting

Company Name: Industrial Safety Trainers Inc.
Job Location: Training Ontario-wide – Head Office in Barrie
Terms of Employment: Full Time
Wage: $55,000 – $60,000 per annum, based on experience

Who We Are:
• Industrial Safety Trainers (IST) is an award-winning Ministry of Labour & TSSA Accredited Training Provider
• Our team of safety professionals is prepared to handle the country’s most difficult safety challenges
• If you’re a safety-motivated individual seeking a position at a quickly evolving and expanding company, please read on to learn more

Who You Are:
• Ideally, you are looking to shake up the health and safety industry by replacing those boring training sessions with your natural charisma
• You can communicate effectively and have a great sense of pride in teaching others
• You are looking for an exciting opportunity to travel the province using a branded company vehicle; yes, we pay for the insurance and gas
• You are flexible, adaptable, articulate and think quickly on your feet
• You have construction, manufacturing, or other industry experience, including muddy boots and scars to prove it, then we want to talk to YOU!

What You’ll Be Doing:
• As our brand ambassador, you will be the face of IST; you’ll ensure quality and consistency in the delivery of our training programs
• Engage the client in a variety of ways to foster the creation and growth of their internal safety culture
• Nerding out; you’ll provide ongoing technical safety advice, guidance, and coaching where necessary
• Collaborating with the Training Manager, updating existing and developing new training programs and internal practice

What You Bring:
• You are a professional operator; with grass roots experience operating equipment
• CPO Certified; a fully certified JHSC member is preferred
• Boots on the ground experience; experience in manufacturing and/or construction environment preferred
• Interpersonal intelligence; AKA excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• A raconteur extraordinaire; otherwise known as advanced presentation and written skills
• Bilingual – French and English, is an asset
• Critical thinking skills; you can assess situations and problem-solve for the most effective resolution for all parties involved
• Exposure to adult learning principles is an asset
• Someone who loves technology; excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office applications and adept at minor troubleshooting
• Spotless driving record; must have a valid driver’s license with a clean abstract

What We Offer:
• CAMARADERIE; we know it’s our staff that drives our successes. Our dynamic workplace is based on respect, where everyone has a voice and participates. Working for IST means
you are part of one big family
• ADVENTURE; our daily life is like that TV show, “How It’s Made” – every day brings a different industry or training venue, with new experiences around every corner
• FLEXIBLE HOURS; our scheduling department ensures a healthy work/life balance for our trainers – if a specific weekday doesn’t work, just let us know, and we will schedule
around the constraint
• BENEFIT PACKAGE; prescription drugs and a dental plan
• SOCIAL COMMITTEE; BBQ’s, Celebrations & Team Building events across the year
• COMPANY SHUTDOWN; between Christmas and New Year’s Day
• PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT; paid continuous education opportunities

The Fine Print:
• At IST, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability
• We thank all applicants for their interest but will only contact candidates selected to advance in the hiring process
To apply for this position, or any other position as advertised, please fill out the application via the attached link on our website: https://thesafetybus.com/about-us/employment/