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WHS Officer

WHS Officer

Job Title: WHS Officer
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Location: Australia
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3262956
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Job Published: May 04, 2021

Job Description

Design and Build are working with a tier 2 builder to recruit an WHS Officer for a large scale defense project based in Puckapunyal, VIC. 

The Builder

Working with both private and government institutions, the builder boasts long term relationships that span decades, throughout Australia. The builders' projects are as varied and complex as infrastructure upgrades on high security Defense bases through to expansions within operational school and health precincts. Their success is a testament to their strong values, quality of work and their dedicated, committed employees who ensure our clients consistently receive exceptional outcomes.

Responsibilities include:
  • Daily site inspections basis to identify and rectify safety breaches and potential hazards.  
  • Attend and contribute to the site safety committee meetings and follow up agreed actions.
  • Induct all trade contractor site personnel and site personnel in site-specific requirements.
  • Monitor all safety records and ensure filing is kept up to date.
  • Promote safe work practices during the construction process
  • Advise and promote safety culture on site 

Essential requirements:
  • Minimum of Cert IV in OH&S (Diploma preferred)
  • Previous experience working on large scale commercial projects $50M in value 
  • Experience using Hammertech or similar 
  • 4+ years of experience working across civil engineering projects
  • A solid understanding of Health & Safety
  • A can-do attitude and willingness to learn
  • Due to the nature of this project, applicants must be Australian citizens to apply. 
If you would like to apply for this role, please upload an up to date resume through the job posting. Want to find out more? Please call Ed Stallwood on 0474812637 for a confidential discussion about the role.