Work Health & Safety Manager

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Property / Real Estate

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  • Contact:

    Michele Beale

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Our client is a well known construction organisation where safety is integral to the way they undertake their duties.

The purpose of this position is to provide practical safety leadership to this large-scale construction business. You will also assist in the implementation of safety compliance solutions, process improvement and behavioural improvement programs. This position is not for an average performer - it offers daily variety and challenges with the scope to make a direct and expected contribution to the company's performance nationally.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaise with OH&S Team to develop, implement and maintain systems designed to prevent workplace injury.
  • Provide WHS advice and support to Sites, Coach and Lead Team.
  • To lead and manage the operation of the WHS department to ensure that it remains customer focused and functions effectively.
  • Maintain site safety data and statistics in an orderly and secure fashion.
  • Continually look at improving and driving the safety agenda.

To be successful you will need to have:

  • Tertiary qualification in relevant Health and Safety discipline
  • Advanced/expert skills in the Microsoft Office Suite of applications.
  • At least ten (10) years successful experience within a safety related role, within the construction environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, self-organise, organise others, and prioritise demands.

  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple complex tasks and manage deadlines in a busy environment.

  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability to advise and apply statutory obligations in respect to OH&S local legislation.
  • Behavioural Safety Experience in the development and application of training plans
  • Ability to build strong relationship with local authorities and various stakeholders.

From a personal perspective, our client is looking for someone who is a self-starter with a strong sense of initiative. Also looking for someone who is down-to-earth, easy going, possesses a sense of team and thrives working in a changing environment.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Michele Beale on (03) 8610 8450 or e-mail For a full review of our active roles, please visit our website at

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