The Safety, Security and Emergency Management Department is located in SW1-1000, Burnaby Campus. Burnaby Campus Map [PDF]
The Safety, Security and Emergency Management Office is open 7:30am - 3:30pm Monday - Friday, excluding statutory holidays.
Frequently Called Numbers
|BCIT ID Employee Card:||604-421-7501|
|Lost and Found:||604-451-6856|
|Security Communications Centre:||604-451-6856|
Director Safety Security and Emergency Management
Glen Magel - 604-451-6875
The Director Safety, Security and Emergency Management is responsible for all the overall operations, planning, direction and administration of the institute's security, occupational health and safety, radiation safety, emergency planning, business continuity, international travel, security alarm and key systems, CCTV camera system, BCIT ID card access and traffic/parking management programs.
Assistant Director Safety Security and Emergency Management
Adrian Hingston - 604-456-8050
The Assistant Director Safety Security and Emergency Management is responsible for managing the overall operations planning and administration of the campus security programs, security alarm and key system, CCTV camera system, and student bike patrol.
Managers of Security
Sarah Elliott - 604-456-8007
The Manager of Security is responsible for overseeing the daily security at the Burnaby, BMC, GNW and Aerospace Technology Campuses including: access requests, conducting investigations on behalf of the institute, security alarms, managing the access control system and CCTV camera system.
Tamara Bremner - 604-456-8086
The Manager of Security is responsible for overseeing the daily security at the Burnaby, DTC and CARI Campuses including: access requests, conducting investigations on behalf of the institute, security alarms, managing the access control system and the CCTV camera system.
Manager Emergency Management
Teresa Sharp - 604-432-8318
The Manager of Emergency Management is responsible for the overall operations, planning, preparedness, direction and administration of the Institute's Emergency Management Program.
Operations Assistant, Emergency Management
Kelly Minato - 604-456-1004
The Assistant to the Manager of Emergency Management is responsible for research and inventorying of equipment, adminstrative and clerical assistance, minute taking, records management, and supplies.
Manager Occupational Health and Safety
Chris Lynch - 604-456-8011
The Manager of Occupational Health and Safety is responsible for managing the overall planning and administration of the Institute's Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Health & Safety, Asbestos Management, Radiation, Fire Safety Programs, and First Aid Services.
Operations Assistant, Occupational Health & Safety
Kelly Minato - 604-451-7196
The Assistant to the Manager of Occupational Health and Safety is responsible for research and inventorying of equipment, administrative and clerical assistance, minute taking, records managment, and supplies.
Denise Wilkes - 604-432-8796
The Administration Coordinator is responsible for administrative/operational/clerical support to the Director of Safety Security and Emergency Managment.
Systems Administrator/WHMIS Coordinator
Jeff Piva - 604-432-8552
The Systems Administrator/WHMIS Coordinator is responsible for computer systems within the Safety, Security and Emergency Management Department and for WHMIS compliance.
Sharon Toorenburgh - 604-432-8878
The Security Coordinator is responsible for keying programs, lock repair and keying requests.
Parking Control Coordinator
Lisa Pringle - 604-432-8719
The Parking Control Coordinator is responsible for staff parking permits and guest passes.
Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator
Tajinder Garcha - 456-8044
The Occupational Health & Safety Coordinator is responsible for occupational safety programs, including lockout, fall protection, fire safety, contractor safety, departmental safety committees, prevention of violence in the workplace, emergency procedures, and coordination of accident investigations.
Occupational Hygiene Coordinator
Steven Zhou - 604-456-8042
The Occupational Hygiene Coordinator is responsible for occupational health programs including investigation of indoor air quality concerns, hearing conservation, ergonomics (work station assessments), respirator protection, asbestos management, chemical safety, radiation safety (non ionizing), environmental waste management and special interest safety committees.
Radiation Safety Officer
Joe Cortese - 604-451-6993
The Radiation Safety Officer is responsible for all aspects of radiation safety (ionizing) including training, licensing, monitoring and radiation safety committees.
Security Operations Coordinators
Rob Perkins - 604-431-4984
Helena Aspinall - 604-432-8797
The Security Coordinator is responsible for assisting with keys, card access, lock repair, keying requests, case management reports and employee parking permits.
Security Operations Systems Coordinator
Jennifer Rossetti - 604-412-7501
The Security Systems Coordinator is responsible for the administration of BCIT ID Card Access, producing Employee ID cards, maintaining the Safety, Security and Emergency Management website, and assisting with employee parking permits.
Industrial Audiometric Technician
Joy Pringle - 604-432-8712
The Industrial Audiometric Technician is responsible for audiometric testing of employees and students and provides educational sessions to employee groups and students.