Person, Cup, Coffee Cup, Pottery

Safety Advisor

  • 644220
  • NSW Regional
  • Wagga Wagga
  • Albury
  • Wodonga
  • Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Full Time
  • Candidate must live in Wagga or Albury region or willing to relocate
  • Relocation assistance
  • Internal candidates encouraged to apply

Defencelife has the privilege of serving millions of meals to our Defence personnel. Whether it’s out in the field or in dining halls, we provide everything from snacks to buffet style meals to first class dining experiences for functions. The support we provide is vital in ensuring our personnel thrive during their service. We deliver high quality food coupled with a fantastic customer service experience.

We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Safety Advisor to join our team in a permanent full-time position, based in Wagga Wagga & Albury Wodonga region. This is a newly created position that will report directly to the Safety Leader of Defence. You will work closely with the Defence Site Management teams and employees to provide advice, support and resources on all thing’s safety related within a hospitality catering environment.

The Position

  • Monitor the implementation of operational safety, health, environment and QA policies and systems
  • Support Managers and Operational teams in health and safety processes
  • Conduct worksite/ workplace inspections and audits
  • Risk management
  • Incident investigations
  • Ensuring compliance with all legal, company and Client requirements
  • Ensure effective communication of HSEQ information across the site
  • Partner with key stakeholders to implement and drive continual improvement of safety processes

The Person

  • Degree/Diploma in relevant field and/or Certificate IV Work Health and Safety is desirable or willingness to undertake Cert IV Work Health & Safety
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Health and Safety, Environmental, Health or similar
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and monitoring HSEQ programmes in a multi-service environment
  • Strong communication skills with attention to detail 
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent relationship management and interpersonal skills

The Benefits

Our people are our most valuable asset. That is why you will see that we place great importance on being an employer of choice. Your can-do attitude, safety focus and passion will be rewarded with excellent benefits and conditions. 

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Newly created position
  • Permanent full-time salaried role
  • Salary packaging options via MyRewards

As you will understand, Defence establishments need to be highly secure. This means that due to Defence security clearance requirements the successful applicant will be subject to an Australian Police check. 

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