Director of Health & Safety

Permanent opportunity for an Associate Director of Health & Safety

Your new company
You will be working for a leading organisation in Perth as a Director of Health & Safety.

Your new role
This is a permanent role leading and developing the WHS department to ensure appropriate, contemporary, and timely strategies to meet objectives and priorities to mitigate risks. You will be leading the development and implementation of a new model across the organisation and will be responsible for the development and implementation of strategic risk management frameworks to manage critical WHS risks across the organisation.

You will be ensuring that the service is ensured is aligned and compliant across the business and reviewing and overseeing the University strategy for WHS that will support objectives. You will undertake programs, in-depth analysis, reviews and benchmarking to keep abreast of emerging issues in the area of WHS. You’ll also lead appropriate governance arrangements and communication processes to inform leaders of staff obligations and responsibilities under applicable legislation and regulations.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have extensive experience at a Senior level in the delivery & management of contemporary work health & safety programs in large complex organisations. You’ll also have possession of a tertiary and/or post graduate qualification in Occupational Health & Safety. Ideally you will have a strong understanding of contemporary work health and safety, injury management legislation, best practice and service delivery. You’ll be highly analytical with conceptual and problem-solving skills with a proven ability to provide innovative solutions to complex issues in a contemporary work health safety context. You must be able to give examples of your experience with identifying risk and prevention and quality improvement functions within a changing environment in accordance with all relevant legislation. This role will require a criminal record check and you must be fully vaccinated to apply for the role.

What you'll get in return
This role comes with a competitive remuneration package and a fantastic working environment. You will have the opportunity to work flexibly, access to a work gym, childcare facilities and salary packaging arrangements as well as staff parking.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2687830


Job Type
Education & Training
WA, Perth
Competive salary package

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Susie Hinchliff, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Perth
Level 1, 863 Hay Street

Telephone: 0892544545

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