Occupational Heath Physician

Montréal, Quebec




May 2021 to May 2023


4 hours per week


Bilingual French & English

The selected candidate will be responsible for the following:


    • Pre-employment examinations as required
    • Periodic examinations as required
    • Supervision of first aid delivered by the Medical Department nurse
    • Evaluation of employee radiological and laboratory examinations as required
    • Consultation and referral of cases involving non-occupational diseases to the attending physician and specialist as required
    • Upkeep and retention of medical records as required


    • Workplace inspections as required
    • Participation in environmental studies as required
    • Participation in accident investigations as required
    • Recommendations concerning product safety
    • Representations to the health and safety committee

Training and information

    • Supervision and training of the staff appointed to provide first aid
    • Participation in the industrial accident and occupational disease prevention program
    • Personal health advice to employees

Government affairs

    • Assistance in ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements
    • Contact with government services, the CSST and Sante' Publique
    • Contact with universities and other teaching settings


    • Management of medical and paramedical staff
    • Medical policy advice
    • Adaptation to medical policies

Legal Aspect

    • Representation with the CSST, medical arbitration (CLP)
    • Medical advisor to legal counsel
    • Assistance in arbitration cases with a medical starting point


  • A licensed physician in good standing
  • Previous experience in a heavy industrial setting such as a refinery, gas plant, petrochemical facility
  • An understanding of health and safety in a workplace setting
  • Comfortable adhering to regulatory requirements
  • Excellent people skills and comfortable working in refinery setting.

About Petroplan

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