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EHS Advisor

Hays Construction

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Your new company
You will be working for a global chemical manufacturing company in Sydney who operate on a 24/7 basis. This is an outstanding permanent opportunity for an EHS specialist.

Your new role
Reporting to the EHS Manager, you will be responsible for coordinating all safety activities whilst supporting improvements and projects in EHS, Process Safety and Sustainability at the site. The role is practical and ‘hands-on’ and is a unique opportunity to apply your technical skills in a manufacturing site towards the goal of zero harm to people and the environment and to apply your practical skills in managing safety activities to enhance our Company’s position in delivering and maintaining safe, well-functioning systems for the manufacturing plant.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Implementing and coordinating safety activities and initiatives as part of the EHS Plan.
  • Interact with all personnel at all levels to implement EHS initiatives.
  • Identifying and implementing risk reduction initiatives after technical investigations into plant operations.
  • Identifying capital projects to comply with current and emerging legal requirements.
  • Improve the environmental performance of the plant assisting in the EHS audit program, developing EHS Training Material.
  • Facilitating actions arising from audits, EHS Committee, incidents and risk assessment and controls associated with prevention of incidents.
  • Monitor compliance with regulatory standards for EHS performance and behaviour consistent.
  • Undertake risk management, assessment and risk minimisation plans.
  • Assist in the management of the site EH&S Management System.
  • Assist with regulatory reporting for environmental, health, safety and sustainability.

What you'll need to succeed

  • You will have extensive experience in a similar safety role within a manufacturing or similar high risk environment.
  • Tertiary qualifications relating to Workplace Health and Safety.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety and Environmental Regulations, Codes of Practice and Standards.
  • Competency and skill in methodical work techniques, trouble shooting and problem solving.
  • Strong skills in hazard identification, risk management and incident investigation.
  • Proven experience in risk assessments, safety audits, safety investigations.

Essential: Australian/New Zealand Citizens and Australian Permanent Residents Only

What you'll get in return
Seize this opportunity to take an active role in developing your career and be rewarded with competitive rates along with the chance of making a real difference in an expanding organisation. This manufacturer is producing year on year growth and provides excellent job security.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV and a cover letter to sandra.higgins@hays.com.au

LHS 297508 #2561051

Job details
Date posted
14 Dec 2021
Workplace Health & Safety
Base pay
$80k - $110k
Work type
Job mode
Standard hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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