Position Reference #: 112242

Company (Client) Overview: 

Our client ( Torcon Canada Limited), based in Mississauga, builds and constructs unique environments in collaboration with diverse and high-profile designers and architects. Their portfolio consists of small to large-scale construction, repair, and renovation projects entailing all contract types recognized by the Canadian Construction Association.

Job Title:

Health & Safety Specialist 

Employment Type:

Full-Time Permanent 


A competitive base salary plus annual COR performance bonus ($2,000 Minimum to $5,000 Maximum)+ vehicle allowance

Job Summary: 

Reporting to the Senior Management Team, this standalone position supports and delivers service to the Health & Safety function. This position is hands-on/operational and strategic in nature.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities Specific duties and responsibilities include:

  • Lead H&S Special Projects
  • Annual review and maintain all H&S documentation as required
  • Subcontractor H&S Management: Manage subcontractor H&S pre-qualifications and acknowledgments prior to project start, insurance, WSIB Clearance, etc.
  • Manage Return to Work Program 
  • Visit construction job sites to ensure H&S procedures are implemented by TORCON Site Supervisors, Project Managers, and TORCON subcontractors and workers.
  • Conduct regular job site inspections, ensuring all OH&S compliance 
  • Maintain the COR program/ COR Internal Auditor’s responsibilities
  • Provide H&S input to Pre-Qualifications and Proposals as required
  • Manage JHSC/H&S Representatives, including committee election, meetings, etc
  • And more as directed.

To be considered for this role, the health and safety specialist must have the following qualification: 

  • Post-secondary education in Occupational Health & Safety or related field required
  • Recognized Ontario H&S training/certification preferred (i.e., JHSC Part 1 & 2, Working at Heights, First Aid & CPR)
  • Knowledge of the Ontario H&S Act
  •  Knowledge of Construction Regulation and COR are preferred
  • Recent Graduate (entry-level ) or Minimum 1 year of experience in construction 
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills

How to apply? 

You can apply by emailing your resume and cover letter directly to or online on our website. Please indicate the position reference number in your email subject line.

QEOSH Staffing & Recruitment Inc. is Canada’s Exclusive Health & Safety Staffing & Recruitment. We are dedicated to employment equity and encourage applications from people of all genders, persons with disabilities, racial/visible minorities, and indigenous peoples. At QEOSH, we are committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).