Health & Safety Advisor

Based in the Melbourne Head Office, the company is an Award Winning, premium residential building company with a reputation for outstanding quality and safety.

An exciting career opportunity is now available within the premium residential Construction industry sector in Melbourne.  This newly created role will appeal to a talented Health & Safety professional with Construction Industry experience to bring expertise in Safety strategy and first-class execution.  

We are looking to appoint a proactive, high-energy professional with strong communication skills to drive and enhance an outstanding safety culture. The role will implement health and safety plans, management systems and initiatives that enable a culture of effective health & safety, compliance, injury management and work cover practices, in concert with strong safety leadership.

Key groups of responsibility will include:

  • Safety Plans & Safety Management System
  • Safety Performing & Reporting
  • Near Miss, Incident & Hazard Management
  • Injury Management & Workcover Management
  • Safety Expertise, Training & Education

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:

  • Relevant qualifications in Safety
  • At least 5+ years experience in a safety leadership role within the retail construction sector
  • Sound knowledge of general safety practices nationally
  • Knowledge of incident and hazard management practices, including experience in incident investigation & risk management frameworks with the ability to make recommendations for preventative actions
  • Ability to work with groups of people & leaders to develop safety improvement strategies
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability and experience to investigate incidents and accidents and make recommendations for effective correction actions and preventive action
  • Experience dealing with safety and Workcover authorities

You will also be able to demonstrate professional maturity and a People & Safety First Approach.  With strong interpersonal skills and a genuine team player with a strong focus on performance, you will be able to demonstrate  strong personal integrity and professional resilience.

This exciting career opportunity is available for a fixed 12 Month contract with the opportunity to potentially extend.

Applications should be made online and include a brief cover letter and current CV.

13/07/2020 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Construction
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