Full time, 6-month contract with possibility of extension
Iconic Australian Company
The Sanitarium Health Food Company is an Australian owned business – which we think is pretty special – and we’re also proud to produce some of this country’s most loved products. From everyone’s favourite Aussie breakfast cereal, Weet-Bix, to the nutritious on-the-go liquid breakfast drink UP&GO. At our Corella Close Factory where this position is available, we produce Vegie Delights products as well as Alternative Meat Co.
Not only do we have great products, but we have a great team behind them. We now have an exciting opportunity for a WHS Officer to join our Corella Close site, located at Berkeley Vale, 2261. This position is a full time 6 month term contract, with the possibility of an extension.
Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, the purpose of the role is to drive Safety initiatives and be a hands-on support to the site on a broad range of WHS matters. As the stand-alone safety role on site you will also manage Workers Compensation claims and be the Return to Work Coordinator for site.
Other Key responsibilities include:
Develop and maintain a positive and proactive safety culture on site.
Advice to employees and managers on all aspects of WHS and Injury Management
Coordinate the WHS program for site including controls, procedures and documentation.
Ensure incidents and hazards are reported and corrective actions followed up.
Conduct investigations following accidents or incidents as required.
Coordinate WHS committee meetings and activities
Coordinate WHS reports
The successful candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and competencies:
A minimum of Cert IV in Workplace Health & Safety
Experience working in a similar role
Manufacturing industry experience preferred
Competent in conducting risk assessments and safety investigations
Excellent knowledge of WHS and Workers Compensation Legislation
Competent in workers compensation claims management
Proactive and takes initiative
Strong communication skills with a pragmatic and consultative approach
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