Exciting opportunity to lead safety and truly make an impression at this proud Australian manufacturer
This organisation is a leader in innovation and manufacturing excellence. Proudly Australian, the business has embarked on a major change program towards best in class Safety and Environmental culture, behaviours and practices. The team is looking to continue moving forward in these key areas through the appointment of a high calibre OH&S Advisor.
The Safety Advisor will be responsible that all operations are carried out in accordance with Safety, Environmental and Quality standards across the manufacturing plant. They will lead a safety committee and all employees in plant risk assessment, traffic management, managing chemical processes, manual process improvement and increasing the shared safety culture. They must also ensure all facilities, equipment and vehicles utilised on site are compliant with regulatory, internal and customer driven standards.
You will be responsible for driving safety programs through leading, training and mentoring the governance group, safety committee (group of influencers) and all employees. Being experienced in driving all safety and environmental initiatives in line with all current codes of practice (eg. ISO14001, ASNZS4801) and liaise with government bodies and regulators including WorkSafe, WorkCover and the EPA to ensure the plant is compliant.
Skills & Experience
- OHS certification and preferably be Degree Qualified in Manufacturing, Engineering or Similar
- 3-years experience driving a Safety focused culture and initiatives
- A proven leader with a change mindset.
- Energetic, hands-on and coaching/mentoring leadership style
For More Information
Here at Miller Leith we are open to having a conversation about your next career move. For a brief, confidential discussion, please contact Mitchell Young at [email protected] or 0431 671 023