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WHS Advisor - Contract

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
18th May 2020
Hays - ANZ - 2244849
  • 3 -6 Month Contract
  • APS 6 Autonomous position
  • WHS Advisor

3- 6 Month contract with an option for extension in Canberra's Central.

Your new company
This is an exciting vacancy for experienced WHS specialist to join a large, complex federal department on an initial 3 - 6 month hourly-rate contract with a review for extension.

Your new role

  • Lead the delivery of WHS policies and incidents
  • Monitor and develop the Risk Management Plan for high risk work areas
  • Identify and report any non-compliance of the Safety Management System
  • Lead with the integration and transition plan for WHS for the Department
  • Establish and maintain internal and external relationships
  • Prepare reports on WHS performance and national issues
  • Advise on regulatory issues and compliance with the WHS Act
  • Lead research and deliver a WHS policy framework and supporting policy guidance, instructions and standard operating procedures
  • Analysis of WHS Hazard report for trends and aggregated data to inform risk management approaches and Safety Plan

What you'll need to succeed

  • Certificate IV or equivalent qualifications and experience
  • Previous experience in a WHS role, with proven success and results in improving safety culture and performance
  • Previous experience in a WHS
  • Demonstrated ability to write effectively, and communicate with clear precision
  • Baseline clearance, or the ability to obtain a baseline clearance if required.

What you'll get in return
You will be working with a Government Department that is well known to have on interesting subject matter project work, where you can utilise your WHS expertise.

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 Michelle Liv:

Michelle Liv
Section Manager
Recruiting experts in Health and Safety

T: +61 (2) 6112 7650
F: +61 (2) 6257 6377

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