Occupational Health & Safety Co-Op Student – ANGLE Biosciences Inc, Toronto

Toronto, Canada

Come and join our dynamic team of highly skilled, passionate, creative professionals who together are advancing rare cell diagnostics and making precision medicine a reality.

ANGLE is a world leading liquid biopsy company with offices in Guildford (UK), Toronto (Canada) and Pennsylvania (US). ANGLE’s proven patent protected liquid biopsy platforms include the Parsortix® system, for the enrichment of rare cells, including circulating tumor cells (CTCs), from blood, and the HyZip system, for the highly sensitive, multiplexed and cost-effective analysis of RNA, DNA and/or proteins. Together the technologies provide sample to answer molecular analysis of CTCs from a simple blood draw.

ANGLE’s liquid biopsy technologies have the potential to help clinicians select the most appropriate drugs and therapies for an individual patient. As such, our technologies support the development of Precision Medicine.

We offer an inclusive and welcoming culture which is firmly rooted in our commitment to develop products for use in rare cell diagnostics that enable early, accurate identification of an individual’s condition for the prevention, treatment, and monitoring of disease.

We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Health & Safety Co-Op Student to join us this winter. This term we are looking to employ a Co-Op Student who will support the Human Resources Department and the Joint Health & Safety Committee in further developing and maintaining the Health & Safety Programs in both Canada and the US.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support in the development and maintenance of the US and Canadian health and safety programs
  • Participate in drafting policies to support health and safety programs
  • Perform job hazard analysis for operations and equipment
  • Perform health and safety orientations for new employees
  • Assist with all health and safety training requirements
  • Support COVID-19 secure work practices as required
  • Support JHSC activities as required through monitoring the committee inbox, leading the committee meetings, preparing minutes and maintaining the action item list
  • Providing ergonomic education to employees as required
  • Perform such other duties and responsibilities that are consistent with the role of an Occupational Health & Safety Co-Op Student or as may be assigned from time to time

Required Experience, Education and Knowledge:

  • Enrolment in a Post-Secondary Occupational Health & Safety Co-Op program
  • Educated in developing comprehensive occupational health & safety programs
  • Trained in the development and implementation of inventories for chemicals (WHMIS/GHS), chemical evaluations, risk assessments and safe work procedures
  • Working knowledge of appropriate regulatory requirements (e.g. cGMP, ISO, WHMIS, Occupational Safety)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Key Attributes:

  • Maintains an infallible degree of discretion, integrity, and confidentiality
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to recognize and respond to unexpected opportunities or risks
  • Exemplary customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Willingness and flexibility in undertaking new tasks
  • Committed to continuous improvement of processes and/or products
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work both independently with minimal supervision as well as in a team environment
  • An eye for detail and commitment to high quality data
  • Continuous learner with a keen appetite for cross-disciplinary work
  • Possess a flexible, can-do approach to the requirements of the job
  • Entrepreneurial thinking and work ethic

How to Apply

Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter to jobsABI@angleplc.com or apply directly to our website at https://angleplc.com/careers/

Please reference the position: “Occupational Health & Safety Co-Op Student”.

All applications will be kept confidential. We thank all candidates for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

At ANGLE Biosciences Inc. we are committed to maintaining and developing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves, and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals. We value diversity and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.



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