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Work Place Health & Safety Manager(18970)

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Riverland / Hillston SA & NSW
Salary: $80,000 +

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Who We Need

Our client is an Australian, family-owned and operated supplier of produce to Australian supermarket chains and the international market. Our client is now offering a veteran the opportunity to join their family business as a Work Place Health & Safety (WHS) Manager. As the WHS Manager you will enjoy diversity of location, travelling to the Riverland and Mallee areas of South Australia and Hillston, NSW. This is an exciting role with a dynamic and progressive company that will see you responsible for the implementation, execution, maintenance and continuous improvement of the WHS system. This is a great opportunity for a veteran to grow their career and showcase their expertise in WHS; with a company that continues to succeed and grow.

Job Description

Reporting to the Group Director, the Work Place Health & Safety Manager will undertake incident investigations and advising on corrective actions, they will proactively promote a culture of safety to ensure staff follow and identify unsafe activities and practices.

Duties include the following:
• Implement, execute, maintain and continuously improve WHS management system
• Drive and influence the implementation of best practice WHS processes
• Provide timely and effective WHS advice to stakeholders across the farming sector
• Carry out WHS legislative compliance checks and auditing
• Perform thorough and detailed incident investigations and advise on corrective actions
• Hazard identification, risk assessment and control implementation
• Development and application of safe work practices, procedures and policies
• Take a hands on approach to WHS improvement initiatives and actions

Skills and Experience Required:
• Proven history in WHS
• Current drivers licence
• Be physically fit
• The ability to manage stress & changing situations
• Excellent relationship skills
• Ability to evaluate information quickly

Key Job Info

  • Salary of $80K upwards
  • Great employer
  • Ongoing career progression
  • Use your military skills to nurture and build relationships
  • Diverse locations
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