Safety Advisor - Laverton

Location Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Discipline Health, Safety & Environment
Job reference 109973
Salary Negotiable


Location: Melbourne, Victoria

  • High Tempo Distribution Centre
  • Excellent Career Development Opportunities
  • Initial 10 month Fixed Term Contract with the possibility to extend

The Organisation:

Our client is a household name, and a well-known supply chain and logistics company. They play an important role in creating jobs, supporting various suppliers and making a positive difference in local Australian communities. The organisation is looking for an experienced Safety Advisor to join their large team, based in Laverton.

Key Responsibilities:

This Fixed Term role is an opportunity to jump in the deep end and partner with a high tempo business. Giving you an excellent opportunity to hone your skills in stakeholder management, prioritisation and decision making. It is an exciting step into a high profile and complex organisation with superior career opportunities beyond this initial period.

  • Provide risk assessments with clear guidance on practical risk reduction and evaluate business risk reduction plans to ensure effectiveness.
  • General Health and Safety advice and partnership, including hazard identification, incident response and investigation, and risk mitigation.
  • Develop and implement training such as toolbox talks as required to support the implementation of processes and procedures.
  • Regular audits and inspections to meet ongoing compliance requirements.
  • Provide support, leadership, coaching and advice to build leadership capability.

Desired attributes:

  • Health and Safety experience in an environment with a medium to high physical risk profile (e.g., Manufacturing, Logistics, Supply Chain).
  • Understand the potential risk exposure and their role in managing the risk.
  • Experience working with safety management systems.
  • Occupational, Health and Safety Certificate IV or Diploma, or other relevant qualifications in allied health, risk, and safety disciplines.

For a confidential discussion please contact Leighton Cantrill or Brittany Nikolich from Safesearch on +61 3 9663 5513. To apply please click the appropriate link and supply your CV in Word format.

Alice Nash
Health Safety & Environment
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