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Senior Workplace Health & Safety Advisor - Contract

Regional, Western Australia, Australia
3rd September 2019
Hays - ANZ - 2239904
  • 12 month contract
  • Housing and additional benefits provided
  • Autonomous role

Senior Workplace Health & Safety Advisor - local government

Your new company
A government organisation in regional Western Australia.

Your new role
As the Senior Workplace Health and Safety Specialist, you will be responsible for 1 direct report and will act as the subject matter expert for the organisation on all things health and safety. You will work autonomously, reporting into the Manager of People & Culture and senior leadership team, as well as working with employees across the board. You will audit all current processes, policies and procedures and update / renew these where needed, implement and manage new compliance tools, maintain the risk register, monitor outcomes and provide reports on statistics and support the overall engagement of employees.

What you'll need to succeed
A qualified and experienced workplace health & safety specialist, with demonstrable experience working autonomously at a senior level. You will have previously managed internal safety audits, developed and rolled out new systems, policies and processes and overseen a budget for the WHS function within an organisation. You will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to engage with employees across the board, as well as directly coach and lead other team members. You will be a forward thinking and solutions driven individual.

What you'll get in return
A 12 month fixed term contract based regionally in Western Australia. You will be provided with accommodation and a vehicle, as well as subsidised utilities and 6 weeks of annual leave per year.

What you need to do now
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