Safety Advisor

Job Description

Your Role 

WorkPac is seeking a highly motivated Safety Advisor to join our team. The Safety Advisor’s primary role is to implement and maintain best practice in Workplace Health and Safety management, specifically in the areas of client worksite risk and hazard assessments, high levels of client safety interaction and engagement, supporting the completion of quality incident investigations, and the provision of safety training for regional operatives in accordance with WorkPac’s Safety Management System and relevant data input and maintenance of all safety and risk related activities in our corporate database. Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships and partnerships with site managers, clients and FTMs as a subject matter expert
  • Provide advice and support for incident response and investigations
  • Participate in WHS consultation processes including team meetings
  • Assist the National Risk Manager to implement strategic WHS objectives, strategies and initiatives
  • Support teams’ compliance with hazard and risk management KPIs (including client hazard registers, risk evaluations  & development & delivery of safety improvement plans)
  • Provide coaching on safety and risk management with new operatives

Your Skills 

The successful candidate will play a key role in providing health and safety leadership including :

  • Relevant WHS related qualifications (Cert IV WHS, Diploma WHS) preferred;
  • 2 years experience in a similar role (preferably within Mining or Construction);
  • Experience in the application of risk management, hazard identification, incident investigation, and WHS auditing
  • Intermediate to High Level Experience in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and database systems;
  • Sound knowledge of relevant QLD WHS legislation, Codes of Practice and AS/NZ Standards;
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage time and tasks efficiently;
  • Flexibility to travel to client sites within the region.

Your Benefits 

WorkPac considers our Employees to be our most valuable asset and understand we are all different. This is why we offer so many different benefits to our Employees to suit their individuality and lifestyle choices. Benefits include: 

  • Flexible working arrangements 
  • Birthday Leave 
  • Reward for Service Leave 
  • Employee Rewards Program – 100’s of perks, discounts and deals nationally 
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance 
  • Employee Referral Program 
  • Professional Development

Your WorkPac

WorkPac is an Australian privately-owned, multi award-winning recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, manufacturing, oil, gas and health care industries. We provide temporary and permanent staffing to companies requiring multi-disciplined and experienced blue collar, white collar or office support. With over 400 internal employees within 42 offices, we support over 10,000 Field Team Members on Client sites right across Australia.

We want you!

Does this opportunity excite you? Would you like to work within a dynamic team environment? Do you want to take your career to the next level? Great! Let’s start talking. Call Kirsty today on (07) 5390 1385 or click the link to apply