Health & Safety Coordinator


Health & Safety Coordinator

Magellan Aerospace, Haley
Location: Haley, Ontario
Posted: June 17th 2024
Deadline: August 16th, 2024

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name Magellan Aerospace Corporation in 1996, deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

For over 70 years Magellan Aerospace, Haley has been producing magnesium and aluminum castings for the aerospace industry.

Located in the heart of the Ottawa Valley west of Renfrew there is an immediate opening for a Health & Safety Coordinator. This is a full-time position.

The Health & Safety Coordinator ensures the company’s compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act and associated legislation, regulations, and CSA standards as well as the company’s safety management system, to reduce losses due to occupational accidents, injury or illness. This role is also responsible for the delivery of occupational health and safety programs (GHS, safety talks, hazard identification, incident investigations, etc.). 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and maintain all health and safety training requirements including lift trucks, cranes, hoists, LOTO, First Aid, fit testing, TDG, GHS, confined space, working at heights, and fall arrest
  • Perform health and safety training where applicable
  • Primary contact for WSIB claims management
  • Liaise with security contractors and coordinate plant security details
  • Develop, implement, and maintain contractor management program including conducting contractor orientation
  • Review, update, and maintain hazard assessments, JSAs, and Standard Work Instructions (SWIs)
  • Actively participate in guarding assessments and new LOTO SWI development
  • Track and maintain workplace hazards and ensure timely closeout
  • Participate in incident investigations
  • Conduct new employee Health and Safety orientations
  • Act as co-chair of the joint health and safety committee
  • Review and update health and safety policies and procedures
  • Coordinate industrial hygiene testing
  • Act as team lead for the emergency preparedness and First Aid teams


  • Two-year college diploma in a technical or business discipline, or equivalent and/or an occupational health and safety certificate (or equivalent work experience)
  • First responder, certified safety trainer, or CRSP designation
  • Knowledge of OHS legislation, CSA standards and related legislation and standards
  • Must be fully knowledgeable of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, WSIB legislation and policies.
  • Must have the ability and availability to deal with unexpected incidents immediately.


  • JHSC certification Level 1&2
  • First Aid, CPR & AED
  • Train the Trainer certification – lift truck, cranes and hoists and fit testing
  • WSIB (Workers Safety Insurance Board)
Additional Information

We offer a competitive salary, a shift schedule that promotes a great work-life balance, a company-paid pension plan and a comprehensive benefits package including major medical, dental, and short-term and long-term disability.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe in one truth: people create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities.

When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose it to any external parties unless legislated. Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law).

Contact Information
Human Resources
Magellan Aerospace, Haley
634 Magnesium Road,
Haley, Ontario, Canada

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