Jen-Col’s first commitment on any project is safety. We are committed to providing a safe, healthy work environment for all employees, sub-contractors, clients, consultants and any other persons entering Jen-Col’s job sites. Our goal is NO HARM TO PEOPLE and the company is continuously enhancing a safety culture which will allow us to attain that goal.
We promote safety awareness on our job sites by implementing the following safety elements:
Jen-Col’s superintendents, foremen and long-term employees hold current certificates in First Aid w/ CPR and WHMIS. Examples of other courses completed are the Prime Contractors course, Principles of Health and Safety Management, Leadership for Safety Excellence, and Merit Contractors Supervisor Training Program.
Jen-Col’s Safety Officer is responsible for the implementation and administration of our safety program. Our safety program involves the participation of the company’s senior management, project managers, project superintendents, field employees and subcontractors. All of Jen-Col’s key field personnel including superintendents, foremen and long-term employees hold a current certificate in Standard First Aid, CPR and have completed courses from the Alberta Construction Safety Association including: Construction Safety Training System, WHMIS and Merit Contractors Supervisor Training Program.
Jen-Col has strict Health and Safety Program that outlines Jen-Col Construction Ltd. policies, codes of practices, procedures, guidelines, rules and standards for its employees and sub-trades. It is intended to direct daily operations and activities in reducing worker risk, build on safety practices and minimizing environmental impact.
All employees and subcontractors who are involved with projects undertaken by Jen-Col are required to complete an online orientation program.