Occupations A to Z

Health and Safety Officer

health and safety officer

We help internationally educated professionals in any occupation, and in any industry. For the Spring edition of the newsletter, we are highlighting the occupation of Occupational Health and Safety Officer. These professionals “visit places of employment to detect unsafe or unhealthy working conditions and ensure compliance with laws and regulations governing workplace safety,” according to ALIS. Occupational health and safety officers monitor workplaces to ensure compliance with health and safety laws and regulations, develop health and safety practice and programs for the managers and employees, and investigate workplace fatalities and injuries.

If you are an internationally educated occupational health and safety officer looking for a job, or looking to transition into this career, we can help you. Call the Directions for Immigrants office to book an appointment with a career coach at 403-770-5155.