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Health, Safety & Wellbeing Advisor

Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia
20th November 2019
Hays - ANZ - 2312157
  • Permanent VPS Job | Focus on Wellbeing & Mental Health Initiatives
  • Melbourne CBD | VPS Grade 4 | Flexible work arrangements
  • Vanessa Jordanovska | 9095 2289

Implement, deliver and promote health and wellness in large State Government body.

Your new company
This State Government body within the Justice environment is currently seeking a permanent Health, Safety & Wellbeing Advisor. You will be highly involved in promoting the highest practicable standards of workplace health and safety via wellbeing initiatives, safety and injury management tasks.

Your new role
As a Health, Safety and Wellbeing Advisor, you will have a focus on implementing and delivering a range of wellness and mental health awareness events and training. You will be involved in promoting a safe workplace culture through generalist safety responsibilities: hazard management, risk management and incident investigations. You will be required to manage injury management processes including workers compensation claims and development of return to work plans.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this position, demonstrated safety and wellness experience is preferred. We are looking for a passionate individual with:

  • Demonstrated and detailed knowledge and understanding of Health, Safety and Workers' Compensation legislations to ensure accurate advice and support.
  • Exposure to high risk psychological hazards including vicarious trauma.
  • Ability to create and deliver numerous wellness initiatives and programs.
  • Vocational or tertiary education in OHS and Return to Work Coordinator Certificate is essential.

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive salary at VPS Grade 4. In addition, you will have the opportunity to contribute to driving workplace health, safety and wellbeing.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply now' or forward an updated copy of your resume along with an expression of interest to Vanessa Jordanovska at For more information please call (03) 9095 2289.

If this role isn't for you but you are interested in other Workplace Health & Safety opportunities or you know someone who is appropriate, feel free to get in touch.

SA Licence number : LHS 297508