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HSE Specialist

Job description

  • Attractive Hourly Rate

  • Monday to Friday Roster

  • Weipa Location

About the Role:

WorkPac are seeking an experienced HSE Specialist to join our client Rio Tinto based in Weipa on a Monday to Friday Roster. The role provides necessary Health, Safety and Environment advice, support and auditing services at a site level, supporting teams with technical expertise, implementation and delivery of key initiatives, systems and training.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting site projects in drafting, reviewing, and implementing hazard identification, operational risk assessments, JSAs and CLASSIC procedures

  • Delivering required training on an as needed basis to assist projects in timely performance of tasks

  • Deliver site internal courses as well as HP/CRM training and VOC requirements

  • Assisting sites in Investigations, root causes analysis, and continuous improvement

  • Conducting Qualitative Risk Analysis - Level 2 assessments when required

  • Embed and provide effective coaching of the Safety Tool Simplification App

  • Supporting projects to ensure that emergency plans, procedures and programs are established, compliant and tested through structured exercises

  • Ensuring compliance to the Mining and Quarrying Act including a working knowledge of the harmonisation legislation, Australian Standards, and Industry Codes of Practice

  • Completing of Internal audits in accordance with the audit schedule

  • Conducting site visits to further develop the health, safety and environmental skills and capabilities of all employees in accordance with CLASSIC standards

  • Ensuring that employees, contractors and visitors to site are aware of their obligations and RTAs policies and requirements relating to health and safety

  • Constantly looking for opportunities to implement health and safety improvement initiatives through WINS submissions and replication ideas

Skills and Experience:

  • Five years experience in field operational experience or similar Health and Safety position.

  • Confined Space, Working at Heights, HRWL Holder, First aid certificate (preferred)

  • Cert IV Training and Assessing

  • Workplace Health and Safety Diploma

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and computer skills

  • SAP Experience

  • Current C Class Drivers Licence

  • Must be either an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or have full working rights within Australia to be eligible to apply for this position

Job Reference Number: 7396J202125233

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Recruitment Co-ordinator: Mikaela Hammermeister on (07) 4800 3701 quoting the above reference number.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australias leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the countrys leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: HSE Specialist
Contract type: Casual
Location: Northern QLD - Greater Cairns & Far North, Northern QLD
Industry: Environ./Health and Safety Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-10-17
Reference: 7396J202125233