Field Health and Safety Advisor


Location North Dakota (option to live in Denver and travel)
Team Health and Safety
  • Closing: 11:59pm, 26th Mar 2023 MDT

Job Description

Meet Enerplus  

We're an independent North American exploration and production company focused on developing our high-quality assets through a disciplined, returns-based capital program. This focus, accountability, and our people will help us deliver differentiated long-term shareholder value. We are proud of what we do and how we do it. Our core values include a commitment to developing our resources responsibly and profitably while positively contributing to society. Consistent with this commitment, we work to ensure that our operations remain safe, resilient, and sustainable. Operational excellence in a safe and responsible manner is our number one priority.

We strive for a workplace where everyone feels welcome and can actively participate and contribute. Our company is made up of skilled people with diverse backgrounds and experience. We are innovative, motivated, and accountable. This extends to how we work and the flexibility we provide employees. Our Flexible Work Location Program is just that. Leaders and employees have shared accountability to determine the ideal remote and in-office time mix. We aim for an environment that supports individual work location preferences while optimizing productivity, engagement, well-being, and overall performance in every role and team across the company. 


The Opportunity  

We have an opening for a Field Health and Safety Advisor in our Health and Safety team. Our preference is to have this position located in North Dakota but we are open to candidates from Denver with the understanding regular travel to North Dakota is required. This role has accountability for monitoring and continuously improving the safe working behaviors of both Enerplus employees and Contractor Partners. This role will also have extensive knowledge to support operations teams in oil and gas, exploration, and production. The successful applicant will need to demonstrate expertise in executing various safety programs and trainings. As a member of this team, you will be the contact point for various internal and external stakeholders, so your communication and interpersonal skills should be excellent.   


What You Will Do  

  • Facilitate contractor audits of required safety programs and variance requests  

  • Actively manage contractor safety performance  

  • Work with operations teams to develop corrective actions for contractor audit findings  

  • Participate in contractor safety reviews  

  • Regularly manage concurrent projects and assignments  

  • Represent work group on cross-discipline projects  

  • Provide sound input and recommendations to team and management  

  • Develop a variety of business documents and deliver presentations that illustrate command of language, clarity of thought, and orderliness of information  


The Requirements   

  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Health and Safety Advisor in Oil and Gas      

  • High School Diploma required; Associates Degree preferred    



What You Bring  

  • Working knowledge of OSHA, DOT, and other federal and state-applicable industry regulations  

  • Strong working knowledge of EHS Management Systems 

  • Proficiency with Microsoft products such as PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Teams  

  • Strong working knowledge and experience in production operations and land-based drilling and completions  

  • Ability to provide support, advice, and assistance to business partners in their day-to-day operations 

  • A strong work ethic and good interpersonal skills, to communicate effectively with colleagues, supervisors, vendors, and regulators 

  • Ability to meet deadlines and produce results under tight time constraints  


We encourage anyone to apply without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or any other applicable status protected by Federal, State/Provincial or local law.   

Enerplus uses an innovative recruitment platform called Applied. Your application will be reviewed blindly - removing unconscious bias and promoting fair and smart hiring decisions. When you apply, you will be asked to answer a set of questions related to this position. Your answers will be made anonymous prior to being reviewed by the hiring team. We look forward to hearing about your experience with Applied.   

We thank all applicants for your interest and effort in applying. We only contact candidates selected for interviews. By applying, you consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information provided during the application and selection process.   




Removing bias from the hiring process

Applications closed Mon 27th Mar 2023


Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Mon 27th Mar 2023