Ecor Water Achievements

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What are your current responsibilities, achievements in your most recent role? My most recent role was working at EPCOR Water Canada (Rossdale water treatment plant) as a Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) intern, where I reported to the Senior Manager for Health and Safety. The business unit (BU) was going through a management change (creation of a Director for HSE position, Global Harmonization System (GHS) transition, changes in key elements of the management system, and cultural change to reduce Total Recordable Injury Rates). I was hired as an intern to develop and implement a pilot plan for key safety initiatives related to these changes. My responsibilities were to coordinate HSE projects assigned to me by both the HSE Director and…show more content…
Safe Work Practice Project  Designed and implemented a crane safety audit program and lab technician job demand analysis/ergonomic program.  Re-designed the overhead crane log-book/inspection checklist for the Gold bar waste water treatment plant to ensure compliance with current provincial legislative requirements.  Revised training metrics for ground disturbance and trenching at the McCauley Plant.  Key resource to frontline employees on OHS legislative requirements for critical task performed for the City of Edmonton. Key Accomplishments:  Designed and implemented a WHMIS-GHS transition plan, crane safety audit program and lab technician job demand analysis/ergonomic program for all business units in EPCOR Water Canada.  Improved industrial hygiene monitoring and occupational health surveillance procedure for the business unit.  Aligned and integrated the HSE strategy with the supporting organization’s mission, goals and strategies by analyzing critical tasks to facilitate development and review of Safe Work Procedures…show more content…
The health and safety responsibilities like coaching, training, monitoring HSE performance and compliance, data analysis amongst others are roles that are not new to me and I am so excited to perform and play my part in achieving the Dow safety vision if I am privileged to work for Dow. At NAIT I became friends with three former Dow employees. These past employees were all HSE professionals at Dow and are now NAIT instructors. They retired from Dow several years ago; having worked at Dow for over 30 years but their good memories, passion, organizational citizenship, and admiration for Dow remains with them. In each of their lectures, I was excited to hear about “Dow stories” and silently hoped that some day I will be telling a Dow story. Their good words left me with a great admiration and respect for the Dow establishment and a longing to be part of the Dow
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