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Risk Safety and Environment Advisor

Advanced Personnel Management
Annual Salary
Competitive Salary on offer

Job Description

About APM:

APM is the world’s leading mission-driven human services organisation delivering services and programs to enable better lives across 10 countries.

We are dedicated to strong values, helping people lead successful and fulfilling lives, and offering great opportunities and careers for our team members.

We help more than 600,000 people each year in programs that deliver, employment services, Outplacement, apprenticeships and training, allied health, psychology and mental health, occupational rehabilitation, injury prevention assessments across the key sectors of workforce development, health and wellbeing, community and corporate.

About the role:

Location: This role can be based from several locations including - VIC - NSW - QLD - SA - TAS

The primary focus of the role is the operations, implementation and continuous improvement of the Work Health and Safety system, and support for the delivery of Risk, Business Continuity and Environmental management systems. As part of the RSE team your role and responsibilities will include:

using your influencing skills to drive a positive health and safety culture across all divisions of the APM business

providing specialist WHS advice and support to APM Leaders and employees to ensure:

the identification, assessment and control of hazards

investigation and review of incidents and injuries

ongoing consultation, coordination and collaboration with and between stakeholders

assist the RSE team with the identification and monitoring of natural disasters and the formulation and distribution of emergency hazard alerts, warnings and actions

Actively assist stakeholders with the review and implementation of Safety, Risk, Business Continuity and Environmental plans

Compiling required safety reports for APM leaders

Overall WHS compliance and continuous improvement

About you:

We are looking for someone with the ability to communicate and influence across a range of different forums in our business.

You will be quick to adapt to a fast-paced environment and have a flexible approach to work across all levels of the business. Your ability to collaboratively consultant and support with all stakeholders will be key to the success of the role.

About your experience:

Tertiary qualifications in WHS (Cert IV in WHS or a Degree in WHS).

Significant experience in Work Health and Safety associated with the delivery of human services (employment, allied health, disability, or equivalent)

Proven experience in building proactive safety culture.

Ability to communicate effectively with various stakeholders and influence safe work practices.

Excellent working knowledge of MS office including accurate data entry skills.

Please note: You may be required to complete a video interview as part of this recruitment process and if successful will be required to complete a national criminal police check

APM is committed to diversity and welcomes applications from people who have a disability, are LGBTIQA+, and people of culturally diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent.