Safety Specialist

Ramsgate Permanent AU$90,000 - AU$100,000 per year
  • Broad Generalist role focusing on all aspects of Safety
  • Opportuntiy for Growth & Development - Progress in your careerQ=!

About Our Client

About The Client: Join a leading transport business located in South Sydney that is dedicated to safety excellence. Working alongside the Safety Manager and an administrator to support the design and implementation of safety frameworks for the business Nationally. The role is an Advisor level, on a permanent full-time basis with a competitive salary package up to $110k.

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with local leaders to identify and lead improvement initiatives aimed at enhancing safety protocols.
  • Provide support for health and safety consultative processes within designated locations.
  • Coordinate and actively participate in risk assessments to identify, control, and mitigate workplace and operational hazards.
  • Engage with front line teams to validate compliance with company policies and procedures, ensuring adherence to safety standards.
  • Lead investigations into incidents and near misses, conducting thorough analysis and follow-up.
  • Facilitate the development and implementation of sustainable corrective action plans, offering guidance and support to leaders in their execution.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in safety systems, overseeing incident reporting, investigation, audits, and necessary actions to support business leaders.
  • Cultivate a positive safety culture by promoting awareness, engagement, and accountability across all levels of the organisation.
  • Encourage the reporting of safety concerns and suggestions for improvement, fostering a continuous enhancement environment.
  • Utilise data analytics to identify trends, measure safety performance, and drive continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Prepare and deliver regular reports for management, highlighting key safety metrics and areas for improvement

The Successful Applicant

Essential Criteria:

  • Certification IV in Health and Safety or equivalent.
  • Previous safety experience gained within the logistics, supply chain, transport, manufacturing or equivalent industries.
  • Ability to obtain an ASIC (security clearance).
  • Ability to travel as required. Min once a quarter.
  • Proven experience in risk assessment and incident investigation.

What's on Offer


  • Competitive salary package up to $110k including superannuation.
  • Opportunities for career growth and development.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Reporting to a Senior WHS Manager, known int he industry for upholding quality service
  • Travel interstate

Location: Our office is conveniently located in South Sydney, easily accessible by public transport

If you are a proactive Safety Specialist looking to make a difference in a thriving transport business, apply now by submitting your resume outlining your qualifications and relevant experience.

Please note as this is a full time permanent role, only Australian Citizen and Permanent Residents can be considered.

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