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OHS Officer

OHS Officer

Job Title: OHS Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Melbourne
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3346709
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Job Published: October 25, 2021

Job Description

Design and Build's specialist HSE desk have partnered exclusively alongside a tier 3 commercial builder well known for any of Melbourne's high end apartment buildings in the inner suburbs of Metro Melbourne. Focusing on projects from $20M-45M, the builder is well known in the industry for it's people and culture. After recent project wins, the builder are re-structuring their HSE team with the introduction of two site based OHS officers.

The role

As an OHS officer, you will be tasked with
  • Onsite inductions of plant and personnel using Hammertech (experience highly regarded) 
  • Direction and monitoring safety procedures on site
  • Reporting OHS matters to HSE team and site team 
  • Site walks & tool box talks 
  • Assisting HSE team with preparations for high risk work 
  • Labouring duties as required - Traffic control, assisting with keeping the site clear of obstructions, assisting the site manager as needed and directing labour on site to complete OHS actionable items 
Minimum requirements 
  • Excellent work ethic. 
  • 2 + years experience in an OHS Officer role within commercial projects 
  • Cert III OHS minimum (essential) - Cert IV OHS highly regarded. 
  • Good knowledge of construction works - able to assist trades on site with works as required
  • Additional construction tickets highly regarded
  • Can do attitude, high energy, willingness to learn
This role includes labouring to assist trades on site, so applicants must have a high level of health & fitness. 

On offer is a permanent position, on an hourly rate of $40/hr + penalties and allowances. Average hours on site 50/week. 

To apply, please send an up to date resume through the job posting. To have a confidential discussion about the role, please get in touch with Ed Stallwood from Design and Build on 0410510431