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EHS Officer - Contract

Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
12th November 2020
Hays - ANZ - 2439539
  • 6 Month FTC with possibility to go permanent
  • Growing Business
  • FMCG Manufacturer

Western Sydney location | $80-100k + super

Your new company
A leading Australian FMCG manufacturer, who produce a number of products for major retailers, are currently looking for an EHS Office at their Western Sydney site on a 6 month FTC with the possibility to extend or go permanent at the end of the contract.

Your new role

  • Support Management and operations staff for internal/external regulatory compliance
  • Lead incident, injury and complaint investigations and propose corrective actions to be implemented
  • Evaluate regulatory permitting requirements and submit permit applications to applicable agencies
  • Develop compliance training and documentation and conduct EHS trainings
  • Facilitate tool box meeting and deliver other EHS training as required
  • Participate on the development of EHS procedures/Policies, recommend changes when appropriate and tracking their implementation
  • Organize and participate in regular site safety inspection with department/area owners; report findings and follow up their correction & prevention
  • Follow up all audits findings; and evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of their corrective & preventive actions
  • Help on risk assessment and provide tangible solutions to minimize risks

What you'll need to succeed

  • You will have extensive experience in a similar safety role within a manufacturing environment preferably within FMCG.
  • Tertiary qualifications relating to Workplace Health and Safety.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety and Environmental Regulations, Codes of Practice and Standards.
  • Strong skills in hazard identification, risk management and incident investigation.
  • Proven experience in risk assessments, safety audits, safety investigations.

Essential: Australian/New Zealand Citizens and Australian Permanent Residents Only

What you'll get in return
Seize this opportunity to take an active role in developing your career and be rewarded with competitive rates along with the chance of making a real difference in an expanding organisation.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

SA Licence number : LHS 297508