INDUSTRY JOBS

Chief Safety Officer

Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)

  • Post Date: August 11, 2021

  • Application Deadline: October 11, 2021

The TTC is seeking an experienced safety management executive to join its team in the role of Chief Safety Officer (CSO).  Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Safety Officer is responsible and accountable for developing the overall policy and approach to safety and environment throughout the TTC.  As part of her/his responsibilities, the CSO is accountable for the corporate Safety, Health and Environment (SH&E) Management System, safety risk register, safety and security emergency planning program and fire and life safety program. In addition, the CSO will also provide counsel and support to all levels of TTC management in the exercise of their duty of care responsibilities as it relates to the management of safety and environment risks.  As CSO, the incumbent is accountable for the management of the TTC’s Safety and Security Committee and is responsible for advising the CEO and the TTC Board on all matters of risk, safety, and environment. In addition, the CSO is also responsible for the corporate enterprise risk management program and is a permanent member of the Risk and Governance Executive Committee.  In this capacity, the CSO is responsible for the design and maintenance of an integrated program to identify risks to the achievement of corporate goals, evaluation of their magnitude and development of controls to ensure the risks are managed in accordance with the TTC’s corporate risk appetite statement.

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