Construction Safety Officer (CSO)

· Vancouver, British Columbia
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Role Description


Reporting directly to the Health and Safety Manager, the Construction Safety Officer (CSO) will be responsible for monitoring safety performances, completing daily site inspections and ensuring the project is properly implementing Townline’s Health and Safety Standards.  


The Duties of the Construction Safety Officer may include but are not limited to:

  • Provide first aid treatment within scope of training;
  • Maintain first aid facilities and equipment;
  • Implement and monitor Townline’s safety program and related policies;
  • Monitor the safety performance of all on-site workers;
  • Hold weekly safety meetings with Townline employees;
  • Complete daily site inspections;
  • Ensure safety reports, orientations, meeting minutes and data are collected and submitted to the Superintendent and Construction Manager as required; and
  • Able to physically work on site to maintain site housekeeping, repair guardrails, and perform general labour duties, etc. as required;
  • Other duties may be assigned consistent with the job description.


Skills and Requirements:

  • Occupational First Aid Level 2 required;
  • Construction Safety Officer (CSO) certification preferred;
  • 1-9 years of experience working in Construction - Concrete high rise or wood frame. 
  • Strong working knowledge of local residential/commercial construction practices;
  • Excellent organizational, presentation, and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks & meet deadlines;
  • Comfortable working with and/or learning new software programs (i.e. Procore; SiteMax);
  • Proficient using MS Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Effective communication skills;
  • Ability to work in a team environment;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Good problem-solving skills.


Successful candidate will be required to provide official documentation confirming receipt of two (2) doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, as recognized for use in Canada, prior to starting employment.  Continued employment will be conditional on receiving, and providing confirmation of, any additional “booster” vaccine doses, as recommended by the Ministry of Health & Provincial Health Officer.  Exceptions based on medical, religious or other valid grounds will be considered on a case by case basis.


If you don't meet all the requirements listed, we still encourage you to apply, as we're still eager to meet individuals who are aligned with Townline's core values and can contribute in a variety of ways - not just candidates who check all the boxes. Townline is all about the Team, and we take pride in providing a work environment where people grow, evolve, and feel appreciated.  

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level