Career Opportunities

About the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

The Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC (“the Alliance”) is a not-for-profit industry organization that seeks to address challenges and opportunities specific to food & beverage processing and manufacturing and to set industry standards for health and safety. The Alliance was established by industry leaders in December 2007, (originally called the BC Food Processors Health and Safety Council), to help reduce injuries and claims costs industry-wide, and to exchange information about how this can be achieved.

The guiding principle is to create and maintain a united resource so that by working together with the manufacturing and food processing industries everyone can benefit from shared input and expertise to achieve our vision of being industry leaders in health & safety and our mission of fostering commitment among employers to reduce the unacceptable rate of injury in BC.

The Alliance works in partnership with WorkSafeBC in their Partners in Injury and Disability Prevention Program, Certificate of Recognition (COR) program. This is a program that recognizes and financially rewards employers who have high standards of occupational health and safety and return-to-work programs.

  • Occupational Health & Safety Manager

    The OHS Manager oversees the day-to-day activities of the Alliance Occupational Health & Safety Services and Resources Department and reports to the Chief Operating Officer. This position oversees 3 areas within the Safety Services department. These include a team of Safety Advisors who support our members by providing OHS assistance using a systematic approach to building an OHS program to a standard of excellence, the Safety Advisor Specialists who are experts in specific risk areas and provide contract services to members on specialized areas of risk and OHS resource and training experts who develop resources, tools and training both onsite and online to members.

  • Marketing & Public Relations Specialist

    The Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC is presently seeking a dynamic and creative Marketing and PR Specialist with social media expertise, strong writing abilities, plus event organizing and strategic communications experience. The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and/or Communications, with previous experience writing and/or editing for a technical periodical, including an online component. This is a full-time salaried position, based at the Manufacturing Safety Alliance offices in Chilliwack, BC, reporting to the Chief of Corporate Affairs.

  • Training & Resource Development Specialist

    The core function of the position is to develop health & safety training, tools, resources and deliver training programs to internal and external stakeholders. Working with health & safety advisors, other specialists and through research, develop appropriate programs, materials and activities that help support programs and health & safety systems development. Monitor and analyze these methods to determine the best type of training to facilitate employee and company success.

  • Interactive Media Specialist

    The primary function of the Interactive Media Specialist is to help develop a comprehensive interactive survey to collect information from employers on their understanding around recognizing radiation.

  • OSSE Technical Advisor

    The aim of the OSSE Technical Advisor is to ensure offering value to our members without compromise, delivering the highest level of service by supporting the OSSE program policy development; coordinating OSSE company and auditor relations and the OSSE awards program. This position is based at the Head Office in Chilliwack, and reports to the OSSE Program Manager.

  • Safety Advisor

    The aim of the Safety Advisor is to offer value to our members without compromise, deliver the highest level of service by assisting our members to implement Health & Safety Management Systems that meet and exceed Occupational Health & Safety standards, seek to attain the OSSE standard of Excellence and become OSSE certified.