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Safety Specialist, Performance Assessment

Company Description

Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.

The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Fredericton, Saint John, Moncton, Halifax, St. John’s, Stephenville, N.L., Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston and Washington (Dulles), and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Myrtle Beach, S.C., Burlington, Vt., and Orlando-Melbourne, Fla.

Job Details

TEAM: Safety



FUNCTION:  Reporting to the Director, Safety, this position supports aviation safety at Porter Airlines through assessment of company safety performance. 

  • Reviews data for the purpose of extracting patterns predictive of safety hazards;
  • Develops and presents trend analysis reports of company safety performance;
  • Conducts a thorough investigation of safety hazards, incidents, and accidents;
  • Provides guidance to Departmental Safety Assurance Managers regarding the progress and completion of investigations, analyses, implementation of corrective action, and audit processes with a view to improving the effectiveness of these processes;
  • Develops and disseminates the annual Safety Survey;
  •  Audits the effectiveness of corrective action plans as required;
  • Maintains records of all training offered by the Safety Department;
  • Supports the administration of the Safety Management System;
  •  Completes other duties as assigned.


  • Concern for Safety: Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.
  • Teamwork: Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.
  • Passenger/Customer Service: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).
  • Initiative: Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.
  • Results Focus: Focusing efforts on achieving high-quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.
  • Fostering Communication: Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus.



  • 2 -3 years previous experience of working in the safety management system of a CAR 705 commercial airline
  • Post-secondary academic training in data science and predictive analytics
  • Excellent working knowledge of Transport Canada requirements for a safety management system
  • Familiarity with commercial flight operations and/or aircraft maintenance operations
  • Prior experience in the conduct of an investigation, root cause, and trend analysis
  • Experience in the development, implementation, and promotion of quality management, quality assurance and risk management programs
  • Excellent time management, written and verbal communication skills; keen attention to detail
  • Ability to secure and maintain restricted airport security clearance
  • Must maintain a valid passport and be able to travel when required


Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport - CYTZ 

  • November 19, 2018
  • 52-44-95


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