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Safety Supervisor, Responsible Care-Turnaround

Reference ID: 104319_2

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  • Don't miss this opportunity to use your Health and Safety experience in a challenging role!
  • Put your expertise to work in a dynamic role within a collaborative team environment!
  • Receive competitive compensation and benefits with a global leader!

Methanex is the world's largest supplier of methanol to major international markets in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America. Methanol can be found in products from windshield washer fluid to recyclable plastic bottles, plywood floors to paint, silicone sealants to synthetic fibers. The energy sector is one of the most rapidly growing markets for the use of Methanol and greatly relies on the expertise and commitment of Methanex as their trusted supplier.

With the care of the environment as the root of their business, Methanex is a Responsible Care® company committed to the safe, ethical and environmentally sound management of the chemicals it makes and uses. Responsible Care® is an ethic established by the Chemical Industry Association of Canada (CIAC). The Responsible Care® ethic is an integral part of Methanex’s global commitment to ensuring the well-being of all stakeholders, wherever Methanex does business.


Methanex is currently seeking a Safety Supervisor, Responsible Care-Turnaround to join the team in Medicine Hat on a 24-month term.

In this role, you will provide leadership in developing and directing Responsible Care programs for Methanex Medicine Hat during the planning and execution of the 2020 maintenance outage (turnaround).

In addition, you will be responsible for leading, managing and the coordination of a multifunctional Responsible Care team that provides technical expertise to the turnaround projects, maintenance crews, contractors and employees.

Please note, this is a temporary position with an anticipated commencement approximately November 2018 and an anticipated duration of approximately twenty-four months through November 2020.

In order to qualify for this role, you will have a safety professional certification (e.g. NCSO, CRSP) combined with a minimum of 10 years related Responsible Care or Health & Safety experience in the industrial and/or construction field.

You will also possess:

  • A certificate or diploma from an accredited health and safety program is an asset (e.g. University of Alberta OH&S Certificate)
  • Industry experience, with strong focus on Responsible Care
  • Demonstrated knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations.
  • Interpreting applicable safety codes, standards, guidelines, and relevant legislation.
  • Demonstrated willingness to lead actively in team activities, sharing experiences and ideas.
  • Superior business acumen including a demonstrated understanding of the fundamental dynamics of the market, how the business is positioned within the wider industry and how the business impacts financial results.
  • Strong commitment to ongoing learning, development and improvement for self and team members.
  • The ability to analyze and interpret data, accurately identify trends and issues, recognize similarities between current and past circumstances, and anticipate future consequences and trends.

With superior ability to build and maintain constructive and effective relationships, including strong collaboration skills and the self-awareness to understand the impacts of one’s own behavior on others, you will have a demonstrated ability to foster the engagement and development of direct reports, cultivate a culture in which team members want to excel, challenge and stretch team members in meaningful ways, and build and strong, agile team.

Our ideal candidate will have a customer focused perspective that is evidenced by a commitment to meet and exceed the expectations of internal and external stakeholders combined with a history of managerial courage, characterized by the ability to identify and address issues quickly and directly, including the ability to provide specific and actionable feedback to others.

Finally, you will be detail-orientated, results-driven and continuous improvement focused with a demonstrated history of organizational agility, including a strong knowledge of how organizations work, the ability to effectively utilize formal channels and informal networks and a demonstrated ability to generate effective options in response to issues and make valuable decisions based on a mixture of analysis, wisdom and experience.

If you have the drive, determination, and ambition to meet and exceed expectations, then we invite you to apply today!


Building on our core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism, our corporate culture encourages communication and teamwork and rewards employees for creativity and innovation. We are also very active in supporting educational and training/development initiatives. We sponsor scholarships and co-op programs at local colleges and universities as well as hands-on training programs at our manufacturing facilities.

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you can expect an industry competitive salaryalong with the following benefits:

  • Incentive bonus plan
  • 4 weeks paid vacation
  • Medical/Dental plan
  • Pension plan and optional Share purchasing plan
  • Regular social events
  • Possible relocation assistance for the right candidate

Join this thriving and team focused market leader today and expand your experience with a new challenge - Apply Now! 


Posted: October 23, 2018
Closes: December 22, 2018
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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