Durham Recruiting has a very exciting Health & Safety Coordinator / HR Generalist position available with a new client coming to Durham at the end of next month from the West end of Toronto. We are so excited that another great company has chosen Durham as their home. It is always an exciting time when companies take their organization to the next level and add a proper Health & Safety member to their team!  


The Opportunity:


In a nutshell, you will be the primary point of contact regarding all health, safety and WSIB matters. Working closely with all departments to make improvements, onboard new hires, hold regular training and ensuring the facilities are compliant to legislative requirements.


Your day to day will see you leading all Joint H & S Committees in each depot, site inspections, developing/updating H & S Manuals, risk management, safe work procedures and practices. You will also have the chance to work with the Human Resource Director and assist in multiple areas within human resources. Incredible opportunity to learn and grow your career.


What Stood Out For Us:


High energy, passionate about what they do and super excited to be moving to the Durham Region. Having bought and sold their product for over 30 years our client is amazing at what they do. With a great senior management team in place that respects their staff and treats them like family.


The largest full-service company of its kind in Canada with six facilities in operation serving clients in Canada and the United States with over 200 employees. Our client is still growing and has big plans for the next several years. With a new 200 thousand square foot facility opening here in Durham in the next couple of months, it is an exciting time to come on board.


Why Choose Our Client:

  • Full-Time Permanent Position
  • $55, 000 to $60, 000 depending on experience/schooling with room to grow within the company
  • A family-oriented company with a senior management team that cares about its people
  • Modern, state of the art facility being built – will be out in Durham in just over a month
  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Tenured staff both in sales and in the office – great mentors in place to help you learn the business and needs of the company
  • Amazing opportunity to make your mark on a company as it is a net new role for them – very exciting
  • Chance to do a little travel across the country to their depots
  • Amazing HR Director in place that you will also be supporting. She is full of life, down to earth and loves her job

What We Need From You:

  • A sincere passion for Health & Safety – this can’t be a job to you, it must be a proven lifestyle
  • Outgoing, full of life and the ability to bring people together
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proven success leading a team of Health & Safety Members
  • Proven success improving procedures regarding all H & S methods, training and SOP’s
  • Education in a relevant course of study majoring in Health & Safety / Human Resources
  • At least 5 years experience in H & S, human resource experience is considered an asset
  • ** Must be okay to travel to Etobicoke for training, and throughout the year travelling to the H/O in Etobicoke as well as the other facilities across Canada for short trips

We here at Durham Recruiting would like to thank all that apply but only those that are chosen to be a part of our Recruiting Process will be contacted. To see a full list of available jobs please visit us at www.durhamrecruiting.ca


Diane Kellow

Durham Recruiting



Durham Recruiting is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. Our clients welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of their staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Please notify us if you require accommodation in the application process.