Manager, OHS Services, North Eastern Victoria Region

Location Wodonga
Discipline Health, Safety & Environment
Job reference 173995
Salary AU$141011.00 - AU$163012.00 per annum

Safesearch, a Manpower Group Company are proud to partner with the Department of Education to recruit key leadership and management roles to implement and deliver their newly expanded OHS Services Program to provide service and support to government schools across Victoria with OHS compliance activities and emergency management planning.

This role is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only.

About this role:
We are seeking an exceptional individual for the pivotal role of Manager OHS Services, to support the North Eastern Victoria Region. This new position is an exciting opportunity to lead a growing team to deliver an enhanced service to schools and work collaboratively with Managers in other regions and other key leaders in the Department.

The successful candidate may work from one of the Department's regional offices in North Eastern Victoria Region and will be expected to travel to Melbourne CBD and other offices/schools in their region.

Regional offices are located in Glen Waverley and Benalla.

About you:
Essential is a relevant qualification in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent professional experience in OHS.

  • You will build and lead a team of OHS Service Officers who will undertake OHS compliance and emergency management planning tasks in schools, including tasks conducted in preparation for OHS Assurance assessments and implementing recommendations post audits. You will drive delivery of the OHS Services Program, track and monitor delivery and outcomes, and ensure consistent, high quality service across the team.
  • You will have demonstrated yourself as a successful leader with positive stakeholder relationships, strategic thinking and skilled problem-solving in a complex service delivery environment.
  • Your extensive OHS expertise is complemented by your demonstrated leadership and ability to drive a positive workplace culture.
  • Reporting to the Senior Manager, Statewide OHS Services, the role is one of four regional managers across the state. The role will be required to work closely with their counterparts as well as with school principals, and other key staff in the Department's regions and central office, including key partners in Emergency Management.

Please note:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, before being guided to a direct submission process with the Department of Education which will involve responding to key selection criteria that the Safesearch team will address with each shortlisted candidate.

How to apply:

To apply for this role, please submit your resume in MS Word format by clicking the 'Apply" button or using the link below.

For more information about this role, please reach out to Brittany Nikolich and Huw Thomas from Safesearch on (03) 7000 1213.

Closing Date : Midnight, Monday 11th March 2024

Dani Easterbrook
Senior Manager

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