Safety, Health & Environment Manager

Blackbook Executive

Established and growing Manufacturing business looking for an experienced Health & Safety Manager

  • Excellent career opportunities exist
  • Autonomous role
  • Attractive salary
The Company
This established Australian manufacturer, backed by a global business is currently on a strong growth trajectory.  With sites across Australia they are currently looking for a Safety, Health & Environment Manager for their largest site based in Sydney's western suburbs.

The Role
Reporting directly to the Manufacturing Manager and a dotted line to the GM Safety, this role will have responsibility for all health, safety and environment duties across the manufacturing and distribution sites.  Key duties include the following:
  • Develop, interpret and implement policies to ensure the company complies with all its legal and statutory requirements.
  • Establish and maintain a safety management plan to guide the site transformation.
  • Case management and review of workers compensation claims to ensure employees are returned to full duties in a timely manner.
  • Ensure risk reduction and corrective action is occurring throughout the site as specified by the Site Safety Plan and corrective actions system.
  • Ensure policies regarding safety, health and environment are being maintained throughout the site and by all levels of employee.
  • Ensure all relevant training is conducted and training records completed.
Your Background
The successful applicant will have the following skills and attributes:
  • Previous experience in health & safety in a leadership capacity within a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in managing RTW and work cover cases, driving safety initiatives and hands on safety management experience.
  • Experience in transforming a safety culture towards the goal of zero harm.
What's on offer

This is a rare opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Manager to take ownership of a safety function and then move into a GM Safety position within 1-2 years.  To discuss this opportunity further please contact Juliet Arduca on 03 9823 7410.