Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP)
Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Technician
MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.
In conjunction with the Government of Alberta, MacEwan University is offering students the opportunity to apply their education and skills in the workplace through the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP). STEP is a 16-week employment program starting in May 1, 2018 and ending on or before August 14, 2018.
The Office of Health, Safety, & Environment is seeking a student to fill the role of Health, Safety & Environment Technician. The student will be responsible for assisting with the development, implementation and evaluation of the MacEwan University Health, Safety & Environment Program. The position is responsible for the maintenance and evaluation of the in-house chemical inventory system as well as providing support to stakeholders of the system. The HSE Technician will also assist in the development of HSE procedures, including inspection procedures, rationale documents, generating HSE related metrics and program customer guides. The HSE Technician will work with the HSE Team to ensure that all above activities are in line with the MacEwan safety management system structure.
The successful candidate will possess excellent oral and written communication skills as well as problem solving skills with a customer service focus. Knowledge of Health and Safety Management Systems is considered an asset.
Applicants must be:
• At least 15 years of age
• A Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, or protected person under the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and legally entitled to work and study in Canada.
• Residing and/or attending school in Alberta with an Alberta address
• Returning to high school or a post-secondary institution no later than November 1, 2018.
• Enrolled in a program that will result in a Certificate, Diploma, or Degree. Technical training for Apprenticeship is not eligible
• Available for full-time summer employment
• Participating in only one STEP position during the summer
• Not currently employed at MacEwan University
As outlined in the STEP eligibility guidelines, International students and Temporary Foreign Workers are not eligible for STEP.
How to Apply:
Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.
Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
For general inquiries, please contact us at email@example.com.
This position is included under the Out of Scope employee policy (D1015).
MacEwan University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
|Salary||$17.00 per hour|
|Closing Date||April 22,2018|
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