Specialist Health

Location: Regional QLD
Job Type: Full time
Salary:
Reference: 69365

At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.Reporting to the Superintendent HSE Business Partner and based in the Bowen Basin at one of our world mine sites, and potentially operating flexibly across two neighboring sites. We are seeking a Specialist Health to deliver a wide range of health services and initiatives. This role is residential in the Bowen Basin. This is a great opportunity to hone your health advisory skills as you gain exposure to a variety of HSE activities including:

  • Manage work and non-work

related injuries and illness cases, including providing management advice

on appropriate classification for reporting and investigation purposes

  • Provide expert advice and

support in the delivery of the sites fitness to work plans and associated

procedures

  • Provide expertise and direction

for health promotion activities and site based initiatives

  • Create individual injury

rehabilitation and suitable duties management plans

  • Provide strategic and

operational support to onsite Contractor Medical Services and external

Allied Health Services

  • Provide strategic and

operational support to onsite Paramedics

  • Ensure accurate record keeping

of all health and hygiene information and associated data

  • Provide onsite support for

regulatory hygiene monitoring and health surveillance activities

  • Work collaboratively with the

Health and Hygiene Analysis and Improvement team to deliver on key

deliverables and embed business plan initiatives

  • Manage pre-placement and

periodic medical process

  • A

health related tertiary qualification (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy

or Exercise Physiology) is essential.

  • Sound

knowledge of QLD Mining Health Legislation/

  • Experience

in a similar role within a large, structured organisation is highly

desired.

  • Proven

ability to influence

  • Strong

communication, organisational and time management skills and ability to

work in a high performance team

  • Genuine

desire to help people and achieve solid outcomes

  • Previous

exposure to the mining and minerals processing industries is preferable

  • Knowledge

of relevant Health related legislation across Australia.

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.