HSE Advisor

Job Description

Walz Group is seeking an experienced Health Safety and Environment professional for a HSE Advisor Role predominantly based in Mackay, site travel may be required to Bowen Basin & Southeast Queensland. Reporting to the relevant Site Project Manager and the Walz Group SHEQ Manager, you will be responsible for driving safety on each site that you work on. 

About Walz:

Walz Group is one of Queensland’s largest family-owned industrial infrastructure groups. We were founded as a family business back in 1976 by Colin Walz and while we have grown and matured into a much more sophisticated business since those early days, we remain firmly grounded in family values of integrity, respect, and long-lasting relationships.

We have now completed construction of a new multi-million-dollar workshop in Paget that will service the healthy pipeline of projects we have throughout the region. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring compliance with Walz Group and the clients SHEQ policies, procedures, and management systems
  • Lead and facilitate Site Risk assessments.
  • Participate and review in site SWMS/JHA
  • Develop strategies to reduce risk and provide expert advice. 
  • Ensure training compliance to site-based TNA Requirements
  • Undertake safety inspections, interactions, audits and provide recommendations for improvements where required.
  • Identification of and facilitation of best practise standards and solutions
  • Lead ICAM & assist with incident investigations & safety report preparation.
  • Providing on-site expertise for all on SHEQ matters


Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Proven results in a prior safety role are essential.
  • Cert IV Health and Safety (Minimum)
  • Lead ICAM certified. (Desired)
  • Experience with Rehabilitation and Return to Work coordination. (Desired)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of relevant WH&S legislation.
  • Relevant construction/mining industry experience in Safety roles

High level written and excellent interpersonal skills.

Walz Group embrace diversity and are passionate about creating a workforce that is as varied as the communities in which we work. We believe in equal opportunity for all people. 

Preferred method of application: 

Online at www.walzgroup.biz > go to Careers, Apply online, or alternatively Email: employment@walzgroup.biz

All applicants must submit a CV outlining qualifications and current work experience. 

Please quote reference number WAL2350 when applying and all applicants must provide documents to show eligibility to work in Australia.