Reporting to Sr Manager EMBC, Corporate Responsibility, Safety, Operations Integrity and Environment (SOI&E), the US EMBC Advisor, while situated in the US, will be accountable for provision of specialist advice and support to US regional Business Units and operations in the implementation of Husky’s Emergency Management and Business Continuity programs, processes, procedures and initiatives. In addition, the US Emergency Management and Business Continuity Coordinator assists and supports the development and maintenance of EMBC programs, processes, and procedures as required ensuring their ongoing effectiveness and consistent application within Company.
- Satisfy EMBC organizational restructure needs
- Provide enhanced EMBC support to US Business Units through a regional concept
- Provide accurate oversight and understanding of US regulatory bodies and agencies
- Provide US regional coordination of the Standby Incident Management Team (SIM Team) and Corporate Response Management Team (CRMT)
- Enhance regional site level identification and assessment of Major Accident Hazards
- Promote High Readiness Organization (HRO) Values
- Facilitate, coordinate and support implementation of EMBC programs, processes, procedures and initiatives to ensure consistent and effective application across operating regions within the U.S.
- Coordinate development and support the delivery of Emergency Response training to employees, contractors, external agencies and other identified stakeholders across company.
- Assure an adequate supply of emergency response equipment and materials are readily available and are properly maintained as required to effectively respond to emergencies across company assets.
- Liaise with local emergency response, mutual aid organizations and neighboring facilities as required assisting Regions in identifying their EMBC capabilities and limitations.
- Assist Regions in the development and maintenance of agreements with emergency response, mutual aid agencies and other companies with neighboring facilities as required and requested.
- Assure ongoing compliance with regulatory requirements for EMBC and liaise with regulators as requested and required in this regard.
- Assist and support offices and Regions in development, execution and evaluation of EMBC exercises (table tops, notification, evacuation drills, fire scenarios, and land/water/ice deployment exercises, security etc.).
- Coordinate larger scale internal exercises and participation in larger scale exercises conducted by external agencies (government, mutual aid etc.).
- Assure all required EMBC exercises are completed as required and that post exercise review meetings are held and that any learning are documented, effectively communicated, and followed up on as required.
- Regularly assess operational emergency risks within the organization and ensure adequate preparedness to respond to and mitigate such risks.
- Regularly assess the adequacy and effectiveness of EMBC programs, processes, procedures and initiatives being implemented in the field and ensure corrective action plans are developed and followed up on as required.
- Act as an on-site technical resource to incident commanders and crews responding to emergencies (spills, fires, etc.) as required and requested.
- Assure proper post incident review meetings are held and that any lessons learned are documented, effectively communicated, and followed up on as required.
- Provide specialist EMBC support and advice to management and operating regions and participate and act as a resource to internal committees as requested.
- Assure EMBC programs adequately address ongoing operational emergency preparedness needs and adequately address and provide input to the EMBC Program Specialists with ongoing development and maintenance of programs and initiatives to address identified needs.
- Provide input to the EMBC Program Specialists during development of emergency response plans for new or expanding facilities as required by projects.
- Monitor industry best practices by participating in external emergency response committees and exercises, monitoring industry trends, and researching and identifying new EMBC technologies, equipment and materials.
- Coordinate purchase of EMBC equipment and materials within US as required and requested.
- Understand US regulatory bodies and agencies requirements to ensure compliance.
- Develop and maintain assigned operating and capital budgets items as required for EMBC training, exercises, and equipment and material purchases.
- Responsible for provision of EMBC services to office and field locations within within the U.S.
- Directly accountable for managing assigned budgets items.
- Decisions and recommendations have the potential to impact public safety, worker safety, environment, property and operations.
- Frequent interaction required with personnel in Safety and Operational Integrity, Environment, Regulatory and Operations personnel within Company.
- Frequent external communications with emergency response and business Continuity mutual aid organizations, consultants, contractors, vendors, public and government agencies, and industry peers.
- Training and experience in incident command systems, response to oil spills on both land and water and response to high vapor pressure products releases is preferred.
- Training and experience in industrial firefighting including tank fires would also be considered an asset.
- Working knowledge and practical experience in utilizing industry best practices for responding to oil and gas facility and/or pipeline emergencies.
- Understanding of applicable emergency response regulations and related standards within Canada and the U.S.
- Demonstrated problem solving and decision making skills in executing routine duties and during times of crisis.
- Exceptional organizational, planning, interpersonal and communication skills.
- Proven ability to innovative, influence change and deliver results.
Education & Professional Designations
- Bachelor Degree in related field
- Master's Degree in related field
- Designation as a certified safety or emergency response professional (CRSP, CHESP, other, or a related technical certification in ER). Candidates must be willing and eligible to pursue training and certification to stay in the role long term.
Safety Sensitive: Yes
As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and drug/alcohol assessment.
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Incident Analyst / Responder
Incident Analyst / Responder