Superintendent, Health and Hygiene

Vacancy number • PUB406572

Superintendent, Health and Hygiene

  • Closes March 15
  • 40 hours
  • Secondary School

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: SASKATOON

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Secondary School


Brunel is seeking a Superintendent, Health & Hygiene to provide leadership and expert advice to our clients construction projects, operation readiness, and other stakeholders on occupational H&H related matters and risks. The role will set and drives health related strategies to drive an uplift in quality of plans, standards, practices that address health and hygiene issues/risks.

About this role


  • Be the primary H&H interface with operation readiness, site teams, hse teams
  • Manage and execute improvement work that requires technical H&H related expertise across various functions, site teams, and contractors.
  • Leverage deep subject matter expertise, knowledge of the business, technology, and advanced analytical capabilities to report H&H performance, identify opportunities for improvement and identify emerging H&H issues within construction onsite.
  • Ensure site compliance to the various company H&H protocols including the Companies Health Requirements and associated legislation.
  • Ensure occupational exposure management including associated contractor management.
  • Govern the development and enhancements of H&H procedures and training.
  • Provide technical expertise in Fitness for Work, Fatigue Management, and Drug and Alcohol processes, including the development of suitable duties plans and associated documents.
  • Manage the health and hygiene data management system (Cority) to ensure quality of exposure monitoring data and accurate reporting of results to stakeholders.
  • Coordinate critical rhythms and routines that ensure an effective and efficient deployment of H&H initiatives and delivery against KPIs.
  • Participate in routines to provide technical assurance over the delivery of standards relevant to H&H across the site
  • Conduct benchmarking with industry peers and represent the company externally in forums requiring deep subject matter expertise.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Health and/or Industrial Hygiene discipline
  • Certified Industrial Hygiene (CIH) or Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH) is preferred but not required
  • Proven ability to influence and mentor others in Health and Safety principles and behaviours.
  • Demonstrated experience in a construction, mining operational or functional heavy industry role with successful leadership of multi-disciplinary teams and joint ventures• Working knowledge of engineering, contracts & procurement, construction, commissioning, project controls, & community and risk multi-discipline workflows and interactions for large capital projects
  • Experience challenging priorities and plans to validate they are focused on what matters most
  • Ability to conduct benchmarking with industry peers and represent BHP externally in forums requiring deep subject matter expertise
  • High attention to detail, motivation, and commitment to quality outcomes
  • Experience managing change initiatives
  • Ability to operate effectively and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment utilizing solution-based methodologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders including functional managers and discipline leads on the project, clients, outside vendors and contractors


What We Offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

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About Us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing – anywhere in the world.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Cherie Taylor is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406572