RECENT OR POTENTIAL GRADS: Health and Safety Coordinator – Dartmouth, NS

  • Location: Dartmouth, NS
  • Deadline: August 3, 2023 at 11:59 pm

Rendan Fabricators Ltd., part of the AGF Group, specializes in reinforcing steel in Nova Scotia. Founded in 1948, the AGF Group has grown over the years, through acquisitions, partnerships and the creation of new companies. Today, the AGF Group is made of more than 25 business units located in Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, France, West Indies, Peru, Ecuador and India.

Reporting to the Health and Safety Director, the Health and Safety Coordinator, based in Dartmouth, NS, will help promote and champion a positive Health & Safety culture in our shop and our construction fields in the region of Halifax.


● Develop, implement and support health and safety activities and initiatives (policies, programs, procedures, COR)

● Perform weekly facility inspections to ensure regulatory compliance and identify potential hazards

● Lead COR audits and maintain certification standards

● Evaluate and prepare written report on workplace inspections

● Evaluate the organization’s work practices in an effort to reduce or eliminate hazards

● Develop risk assessments on machines and equipment and make recommendations to Operations

● Lead incident investigations

● Follow-up on open action items, legislative requirements, and support the implementation of corrective actions

● Assist with development of safe operating procedures and best practices

● Ensure the necessary process is completed (i.e. offering immediate modified duties) in order to eliminate the risk of a lost time

● Monitors and assesses the quality of incident information and conformance to objectives and standards

● Facilitate and support hazard identification and analysis of hazardous work activities and corrective action planning and implementation

● Lead and provide support to Joint Health & Safety Committees by monitoring committee activities, status of committee issues to identify and respond to information and learning needs

● Ensures all H&S related incidents and their respective corrective actions are tracked, monitored and completed in a timely fashion

● Travel to different site locations within the Halifax region weekly and Caraquet, NB a few times a year


What’s in it for you:

● Complete range of social benefits including RRSP;

● Dynamic and friendly work environment in a constantly growing industry;

● Corporate discounts (ski resorts, golf, car rentals, furniture stores, etc.);

● Physical activity reimbursement program;



● College or University Degree in Health and Safety or Human Resources;

● 1 to 3 years of experience in a similar role;

● Bilingual (french and english);

● Travel within the region of Halifax and a couple of times per year in New Brunswick

● COR Certification (an asset)

● Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines;

● Strong capacity for communication, teamwork and leadership


At Rendan Fabricators Ltd. we see some more than just a resume, we see more than just the working experience, it’s the person that counts. It’s you who makes the role and our organization successful. Do you have a leadership mindset? Do you seize opportunities and do you have an amazing team spirit ? Then you are the one we are looking for! #agfjobs #agfcareers Apply now! Send us your resume immediately at or

The AGF Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities, visible minorities and women. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.