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Health & Safety Advisor - Railway.

Health & Safety Advisor - Railway

Job Title: Health & Safety Advisor - Railway
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $100,000 - $120,000 + Benefits
Reference: 2808376
Contact Name: George Hvid
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2018 16:37

Job Description

The Company:
Engineering organisation focused on the design, construction, operation and maintenance of major projects and infrastructure assets across the globe. They have a strong presence in the Australian market and long-term railway contracts. Driven by a focus on employee welfare, they have a large contingent of long-standing employees.
Position Overview:
As Health & Safety Advisor, you will be responsible for ensuring the highest level of H&S across a key TfNSW railway network in Sydney. You work closely with the Project Manager and National Safety Manager but will demonstrate a high level of experience that allows you to work autonomously.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Managing and administration of safety systems
  • Driving a safety focused culture
  • Undertaking audits to ensure compliance with OHS, Injury Management and QA policies and procedures
  • Reporting directly into the National Safety Manager
  • Input OH&S data into Incident Management System 
  • Conduct Risk Assessments and drive risk control
  • Strong ability to understand and interpret policies
  • Develop and execute best practice and stay up to speed with industry legislations
  • Previous experience in a railway environment is highly desirable
  • Experience of rail possessions also highly desirable
  • Certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety or relevant experience
  • Certification in Lead Auditing/OHS Management systems
  • Knowledge of Work Cover and Injury Management
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships internally as well as externally
For a confidential discussion about the position of Health & Safety Advisor – Rail please contact George Hvid: 0427 933 873 /