Health & Safety Manager

Experienced Health and Safety Manager located in Mackay.

Your new company
Exciting opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Manager to join a well-known, reputable Retail / Hardware Chain.

Your new role
As the Safety Manager you will be responsible for promoting a positive safety culture by providing professional support, advice and assistance to Safety Management team. Your duties within the role will include but not be limited to:
  • Facilitate and coach site and operational leaders to drive cultural change
  • Manage the implementation of policies, programs and initiatives to drive continuous improvement
  • Develop exceptional working relationships with key stakeholders to assist in the delivery of quality outcomes
  • Manage and lead improvement projects and system implementations
  • Maintain the integrated management system, while being the subject matter expert through consultative and collaborative interactions
  • Maintain awareness and capability of the site around the identification of critical SHE hazards and risks.
  • Ensure safety policies, processes and systems are updated in line with legislation to support the ongoing monitoring and reporting of safety performance.
  • Manage workplace incident investigation processes and where required liaise with external stakeholders.
  • Report safety metrics to senior managers and the leadership team.

What you'll need to succeed
This is a high pressured and fast paced environment that will require you to be extremely calm and resilient. You will be pragmatic and customer centric, while being a key influencer of health and safety with an expert understanding of current benchmarks, trends and issues.
  • Qualifications in WHS or similar, preferably a diploma or higher
  • Working knowledge of Workplace, Health & Safety policies and legislation
  • Experience in conducting operational risk assessments, ICAM investigations or similar.
  • Relevant experience in training and coaching at various levels of an organisation
  • Current ‘C’ class driver licence

What you'll get in return
You will be provided with a great working environment that values work-life balance. This is a permanent role which will see you working across the Mackay & Whitsunday regions. An immediate start and attractive remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

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 Sarah Raines 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.

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Job Type
Retail & Consumer Goods
QLD, Mackay Basin
Office Support

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sarah Raines, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Mackay
Level 3, 45 Victoria St

Telephone: 0749601126

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