Health, Safety and Environment Business Partner

Hyne Timber

Relocation assistance for a 'sea or tree change' | Drive our think safe and act safe culture on site | Establish and facilitate systems and processes.

  • Tuan/ Maryborough QLD - Full-Time, Permanent
  • Be part of an organisation that creates sustainable and renewable products
  • Lead and develop a safety focused and inclusive culture
About us
Hyne Timber is a leading Australian producer of sustainable timber products. Our products are the basic building blocks for the construction of quality, sustainable homes and buildings.
We are a 100-year-old plus, family owned business with an innovative spirit, progressive culture and plenty of opportunity. With multiple locations along the Australian east coast, Hyne’s 600 employees, deliver an exceptional quality service that provides customer focused solutions in a sustainable manner.
Your Next Role
A rare opportunity exists for a HSE Business Partner to develop partnerships with the leadership team that support the continued implementation, maintenance, and improvement of Hyne’s HSE Management System. You will be instrumental in leading and developing a think safe and act safe culture through mentoring and coaching throughout the site.
  • All our people go home in the same condition they came to work; safety before production.
  • Leaders and teams are engaged, have the tools to do their job, and have the confidence and ability to manage HSE obligations and risks.
  • Support implementation and the continuous development of the Hyne Group’s Health Safety and Environment Management System (HSEMS).
  • Establish and facilitate systematic approaches to risk assessments and risk management directed towards asset and operational lifecycle.
  • Manage site HSE event response and reporting procedures concerning significant hazards, injuries, incidents to ensure accurate and timely response and reporting.
  • Conduct formal investigations, specialist inspections and audits working with site management to ensure findings and actions address systematic improvement and controls effectiveness.
  • Liaise with line management on the safety aspects of plant/process modification.
You will be based at our plant in the Tuan Forest, located in the beautiful Fraser Coast region. This coastal town offers affordable living and is proudly home to Queensland’s greatest icons including Fraser Island.
About you
  • Tertiary qualifications in workplace health safety environment field and experience in a similar position.
  • Auditing qualification or significant experience in auditing processes.
  • Formal Investigation Qualifications and applied experience in conducting HSE Investigations.
  • Specialist knowledge, or the ability to acquire specialist knowledge, pertinent to WHS and the timber industry.
  • Broad industry experience in the development and implementation of a company WHSMS incorporating a risk management-based approach.
Why Hyne Timber?
As a Hyne Timber employee you will enjoy benefits such as:
  • Remote access – Hyne employees are provided laptops and smart phones to assist in improving flexibility and connection regardless of where you are.
  • Wellbeing programs – employee assistance program to support you and your immediate family with counselling and support as needed.
  • Annual salary reviews – peer and market reviewed salaries to ensure transparency and fairness.
  • Corporate Private Health Cover – discounted fees & waiting periods waived.
To apply:  Submit your resume and cover letter addressing your suitability for this role on our website at

Applications closeCOB Monday, 28 September 2020