Metrolinx is connecting communities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. Metrolinx operates GO Transit and UP Express, as well as the PRESTO fare payment system. We are also building new and improved rapid transit, including GO Expansion, Light Rail Transit routes, and major expansions to Toronto’s subway system, to get people where they need to go, better, faster and easier. Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario.
We embody our values in everything that we do. We Serve with Passion, Think Forward, and Play as a Team. If you can relate, we want to hear from you!
We live and breathe safety while delighting our customers. If you have a passion for construction safety and Capital Projects, a desire to serve the community, and know the importance of keeping yourself and others safe - then this may be the role for you! We value diversity and offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes both personal and workplace health to help employees manage their work/life balance.
Reporting to the Chief Safety Officer, the Director, Capital Projects Safety to provide oversight and technical expertise and advice in the fields of construction health and safety, and construction safety assurance, as well as provide senior leadership in the development and execution of a strategy and supporting framework to achieve world class construction safety on all transit and related projects which are program managed and/or owned by Metrolinx. As an operational safety leader, the Director will ensure standards and safety practices are met and maintained and will demonstrate exceptional knowledge and experience of planning and delivery construction projects in a rail environment based on international good practice.
What will I be doing?
What skills & qualifications do I need?
Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Metrolinx will be using email to communicate with you for all job competitions. It is your responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence, we recommend that you check your email regularly. If no response is received, we will assume you are no longer interested in pursuing the opportunity. Please be advised that a Criminal Record Check may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume online through the Current Opportunities page (https://metrolinx.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=CAP0029&lang=en). Closing date: June 14, 2021
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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