Health & Safety Advisor VIC

Permanent, full time role with a growing company, Come join a solution-focused and dynamic team, Dingley Location.

About BSA
BSA is a comprehensive technical, operations and maintenance contracting company that has successful long-term relationships with our clients, founded upon a commitment to provide innovative, flexible solutions and a culture that promotes continuous improvement.
Our clients and their customers benefit from BSA’s highly skilled, experienced resources and a responsive Executive Management Team, sharing the same objectives and ensuring a consistent approach, with safety remaining central to every action performed. At BSA, we care about people and the environment. We acknowledge our environmental, social and community obligations, and this contributes to an ongoing focus on safety and sustainability. BSA's geographic footprint stretches across 24 locations Australia-wide and growing.
The opportunity:
We are looking for an enthusiastic and capable HSE professional to take on the permanent, full-time position of HSE Advisor. Reporting to the Head of Safety, the key purpose of this role is to support the Operations Team by leading and monitoring HSE programs of work within the Communications and Utilities Infrastructure (CUI) Division.
Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with the Field Supervisors/Team Leaders  to embed a safe and positive work culture in the business, leading safety as a role model demonstrating good safety practice through your actions and decision-making.
  • Lead and coach Field Supervisors/Team Leaders  in the implementation and verification of safety management plans, safe work procedures and work practices and provide advice on areas for improvement.
  • Lead and coach Field Supervisors/Team Leaders  and workers to develop their skills and ability to effectively manage risk in accordance with established risk profiles and work methods, driving them to take accountability for finding better and more effective safety solutions and outcomes.
  • Participate in the identification, assessment and controls of health, safety & environment (HSE) risk, ensure identified HSE risks are elevated to the appropriate level of management for action.
  • Preparation, implementation and monitoring of HSE compliance in accordance with regulatory and Client requirements.
  • Participate in the local delivery of the HSE strategy and tactical plans through implementation programs.
  • Compile HSE Reports as required.
  • Liaise with Sub Contractors to ensure Contractor Management processes outlined in HSE management plans are adhered to.
  • Manage and facilitate the incident management process by leading and educating Operations Managers and Supervisors on the timely reporting of incidents and completion of incident investigations which identifies the factors and causes of incidents and actions that drive change.
  • Development and implementation of WHS communications including Toolbox talks and alerts.
  • Take reasonable care to prevent injuries to self and others.
  • Uphold the BSA Values and Behaviors and comply with the BSA Code of Conduct, company policies, process standards and practice standards

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a high volume, multi-client/project environment, with a qualification in safety or risk (tertiary preferred), Certificate IV Training and Assessment (desirable), ICAM or equivalent incident investigation certification, lead auditor qualifications
  • Civil construction, telco operations and maintenance experience (desirable).
  • Practical field HSE experience with high risk activities (excavation and trenching, traffic management, working at heights, mobile plant operations, etc.).
  • Strong field auditing skills focussing specifically on management of critical risk controls/protocols.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to speak clearly in large groups or one on one.
  • Experience in HSE controls required for effective contractor management.
  • Excellent working knowledge of HSE and experience of working in medium to large business.
  • A strong commitment to continuously applying and influencing best practice standards and behaviour.
  • Results and solutions driven with the desire to make a positive impact.

What’s on offer:

  • Work for a reputable ASX listed company with a strong pipeline of work and a highly skilled and experienced workforce led by a responsive Executive Management Team, sharing the same objectives and ensuring a consistent approach, with safety remaining central to every action performed.
  • Opportunity to be a part of a dynamic company, bring your valued experience and progress your skills within a motivated and a supportive HSEQ Team
  • Office location in Dingley with project offices throughout Australia, competitive above market remuneration package and real progression opportunities

Join us and be a part of an enviable company culture in a friendly, results-driven work environment.
If you believe you have the capabilities to succeed in this role, please do not hesitate to click “Apply" and attach your cover letter and resume.
Please note that this position will be subject to mandatory pre-employment checks including a Police Check. In the case your application is not successful- we will keep your details on file to contact you about other suitable positions in future.

06/04/2021 $0 Eastern Suburbs 1 Construction
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