WH&S Risk Coordinator

Local Government Appointments NSW

A number of Councils in Regional NSW are seeking WH&S Professionals to assist in a temporary capacity.

  • Temporary assignment
  • Local Government experience preferred
  • Travel & accommodation reimbursement available for return trip home
A number of Councils in Regional NSW are seeking WH&S Professionals to assist in a temporary capacity.

General duties would include but are not limited to:
  • Facilitation, development and implementation of Council’s WHS and Risk management strategies, including developing, monitoring and reviewing the Health and Safety Management Plan
  • Effective management of Council’s insurance portfolio, implementation of risk management strategies in order to reduce Council’s risk exposure across functions and compliance with legislative and regulatory requirements.
  • Assisting with Council’s workers compensation claims, injury management and return to work programs.
The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

1. Tertiary qualification relating to WHS or Risk Management
2. Demonstrated experience in a role directly related to WHS and/or Risk Management
3. Sound knowledge of risk management principles, WHS audit functions and insurance portfolios
4. Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to interpret WHS and Workers Compensation Legislation
5. Advanced written and verbal communication skills, with well-developed interpersonal skills to engage and manage internal and external stakeholders and develop productive working relationships
6. Demonstrated problem solving capabilities, organisation skills and the ability to plan and prioritise multiple projects while meeting agreed timeframes
7. Proven ability to prepare complex reports, record relevant statistics and maintain accurate records
8. High level of computer literacy, with experience in the MS Office suite of software (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
9. SafeWork NSW General Construction Induction Card (White Card)
10. Current Class C Drivers Licence

Please click the APPLY link or forward your CV to nsw@logoapp.com.au, only those are registered with Local Government Appointments will advised of full details of the roles.