Defreitas is the Director of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness
at the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) where she is
responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring the Centre’s human
resources plans and programs.
As a senior
human resources management professional with over 20 years of experience in
human resources management, Yvone provides the
centre with council and expertise related to administration, management
services, recruitment, health and safety, performance management, training,
development, employee relations, labour relations, compensation and benefits.
She is a certified member of the
Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) - (CHRP, CHRL) since