B.Tech, MSc, CPHI
Gurleen is an Occupational Health and Safety Superintendent with the City of Vancouver (CoV). She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Health from the British Columbia Institute of Technology and a Masters degree in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene from the University of British Columbia. As an OHS Superintendent, she is responsible for overseeing health and safety of the workers by conducting routine risk assessments and identifying and implementing controls for a number of health and safety hazards found in the workplace. Prior to her current position, she spent many years as an Environmental Health Officer with the Fraser Health Authority conducting public health regulatory enforcement in a wide range of occupational settings before transitioning into the role of a Health Built Environment Specialist. In this capacity she provided oversight to Fraser East municipalities regarding the adverse health effects and exposures affecting the public due to inadequacies in community planning.