Newmont Australian operations are located in Western Australia and the Northern Territory with roles in operations, projects and exploration. Regional Support is provided from our offices based in Subiaco - close to public transport and with onsite parking facilities. The world's leading gold company, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities. With operations on four continents, we are honoured to be named the mining industry leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the past five yearsand the only one listed in the S&P 500 index.
About This Role
Reporting to the Regional Director Health Safety & Security, you will lead a team of health professionals in supporting the business to ensure the known and emerging health & hygiene risks are managed effectively and we provide a workplace where people can maintain and improve their health.
In This Role You Will:
Lead a team of multi-disciplined health professionals to maintain and deliver against the business health standards and objectives
Provide interpretation and guidance on application of legislative and Newmont health and hygiene requirements
Contribute to standard and process development as a key member of the global health and hygiene leadership team
Monitor emerging health and hygiene risks for region
Develop strategies to reduce the Regional health & hygiene risk profile
Provide SME support as required for problem solving unexpected exceedances, illness presentations and other health and hygiene issues escalated
Coordinate regional injury management and workers compensation program, including guidance on complex claim resolution
Provide governance and quality control of hygiene data, monitoring plans and reporting
Lead the Physical and Mental Wellbeing programs for the Region
Your Skills, Training & Experience Checklist:
Tertiary qualifications in health or hygiene
Significant operational (mining or similar heavy industry) health or hygiene experience
OHS qualifications and experience are desirable
Strong communication, engagement and influencing skills
Problem solve complex issues
Coach, support and influence operational leaders
Knowledge and understanding of:
Key risk management and assurance processes
Health & Hygiene legislative and regulatory requirements
Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.
Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.
We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.
27/07/2020$0Perth1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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