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Safety Data and Awareness Manager - 25887

Location: TORONTO, ON, Canada
Posting Start Date: Apr 28, 2021
Posting End Date: May 7, 2021


Job Description


Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.
Reporting to the General Manager, Health & Safety, Training and Qualifications, this position is responsible for the safety data management, administration and implementation of Air Canada Maintenance safety communication and safety awareness programs across the ACM system. The incumbent will establish the Safety Awareness program in compliance with the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) and Labour Canada (ESDC) across the ACM system with focus on main bases in YUL,YYZ,YYC and YVR.
This position can be located in Montreal and/or Toronto
  • Responsible for tracking, trending and analysis of ACM system Health & Safety data and making recommendations on safety improvements to GM, H&S, Training and Qualifications derived from safety reports and data analysis. 
  • Manages system ACM Health & Safety reporting program in Safety Information Management System (SIMS and WebOhs).  
  • Develops reports and documentation in support of Control Towers, Business Unit reports, Health & Safety Review Boards (SRB) SMS Review Board (SMSRB), Corp. Safety Board (CSB) and ACM Training Review Board (TRB).
  • Manages the ACM Hazard Prevention Program and leads the Hazard Prevention Working Group through engagement, coaching, training, and facilitation of the HPP requirement.  
  • Participates in Workplace H&S Committees and Policy Committee meetings/activities by advising and consulting on safety, facilitating discussions on KPIs, and providing updates on the Canada Labour Code.
  • Initiates and manages all safety communication program and safety information sharing to front line employees based on investigations, safety trends and safety reports   
  • Monitors the effectiveness of safety awareness programs through the monitoring of KPIs and makes recommendations and follows-up with stakeholders, including Corp. Safety & Environment. 
  • Reviews in concert with GM, H&S, Training and Qualifications trends based on Branch Safety Programs
  • Design and end to end production of ACM Safety Awareness products (including but not limited to ACM Safety publication GlobeTV, Safety Bulletins, Safety Briefing Sheets (Safety Stand downs) Safety Visuals, media content and campaigns).
  • Providing support to safety and operational projects by providing expertise within the safety scope
  • Conducts safety surveys, safety forums and participates in safety workshop
  • Responsible for Health & Safety content on acAeronet > My ACM (including H&S Hazard Registry) 
  • Manages ACM Safety Bulletin Boards across the system in concert with Base management
  • Monitors and investigates the trends of ACM H&S programs (task observations / self audits etc)
  • Initiates changes to H&S related content in the ACM Control Manual and GPM / BUPM as required
  • Maintains a strong working relationship with Management, Coordinators and other members of all ACM Business Units.
  • Manages the ACM Prescription Safety Glasses program


  • Bachelor degree (Engineering preferred), Certification of training in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Experience in project management and implementation (Lean Six Sigma greenbelt or higher preferred);
  • Commitment to process safety as the embodiment of corporate culture, responsibility and accountability;
  • High regard and respect for confidentiality; 
  • Ability to recognize hazards, drive continual improvement and promote alternatives for risk reduction and risk control measures;
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Must be innovative, creative and ‘out of the box’ thinking
  • Able to work independently while juggling priorities
  • Motivated, proactive and enthusiastic team player;
  • Must have superior  knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; 
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Sharepoint (Power Apps, Flow and Power BI);
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines;
  • Previous experience in a safety related role an asset;
Linguistic Requirements

Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates. 

Diversity and Inclusion
Air Canada is strongly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our customers, and communities, in which we live and serve.

Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.