Senior Health and Safety Advisor- Construction and Maintenance

Location: Perth
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 5352
Position Title: Senior Health and Safety Advisor- Construction and Maintenance
Position Number: 3489854
Tenure: Continuing, full-time
Salary Range: $98,744 - $105,304 (G08)
Location: Bentley
Description: Apply your strong construction and maintenance experience in health and safety at Curtin University.

As a Senior Health and Safety Advisor you will be responsible for the implementation and evaluation of safety and health initiatives and risk management strategies. You will provide professional advice and support to managers, staff, health and safety representatives and students on safety related matters, champion health and safety and ensure communication and consultation processes are effective.
Your role will involve contractor management, workplace inspections and audits, managing workplace hazards, reviewing and assisting with the development of risk assessments, and incident reporting and investigation. You will also take a hands-on approach in promoting quality health and safety practices in line with University and regulatory requirements.

You will have a post graduate qualification or progress towards one and/or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training. A strong working-knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, safety issue resolution processes and risk management principles is essential. Strong proven experience in the construction industry and contractor management, safety resolution and risk management principles will be highly regarded. A high level of interpersonal communication skills with the ability to consult and the ability to construct professional reports and other relevant documentation is required.
Benefits and Remuneration: The salary ranges presented are those which are contained within the University's Enterprise Agreements; as are the employee benefits which include employer superannuation contribution at the rate of the current Government Superannuation Guarantee amount up to 17 percent, study assistance, a comprehensive salary packaging and wellness programs and flexible and family friendly work practices.
Contact Person: Bevan Clark, Manager Heath and Safety, on telephone 92664276
Contact Email:
Valuing Diversity and Affirmative Action: Curtin University embraces diversity and inclusion and invites applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace, therefore, if you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will then work with you to identify the best way to assist you through the recruitment process. All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.
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