Safety Officer

About the Role:

In partnership with our leading civil construction and infrastructure client, WorkPac is currently seeking an experienced Safety Officer for an immediate start. This position will be for an initial 8 to 12 weeks in duration, across varied major civil projects across metropolitan and regional areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducting Daily Pre-Start and Weekly Toolbox Meetings

  • Perform Alcohol Testing at Pre-Start Meetings on an ad-hoc basis

  • Arrange project inductions and provide relevant rail and general induction requirements for the project, updating the Induction Register as required.

  • Lead and participate in Site Safety Inspections and Observations

  • Ensure new starters read, understand, and sign relevant Safe Work Method Statements and Safe Operating Procedures

  • Ensure site presence to build relationships and proactive culture within the team

  • Facilitate project specific training including heat stress, Siemens Electrical, SWMS, Manual Handling, Drug and Alcohol, Fatigue, Risk Management, COVID-19, Mental Health etc.

  • Developed Project specific Isolation Procedure and Training

  • Undertake regular Safe Work Method Statement Reviews, ensure all project personnel review, and re-sign monthly and 3 x monthly review and new revisions of all SWMS.

  • Maintain Supervisor HSE Documents folders to ensure they are up to date, put together new folders where required.

  • Participate in Emergency Response Drills and Meetings

  • Arrange site vehicle inductions

  • Ensure Safety Data Sheets are available to all personnel on site including Chemical Risk Assessments

  • Undertake internal audits and participate in external client audits

  • Developed site audit and inspection schedule

  • Develop audit and site inspection templates

  • Develop Project Specific Procedures

  • Facilitate review and updating of Project Risk Register

Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience as a Safety Officer or Safety Advisor with experience within civil infrastructure or road works highly regarded

  • Current C Class Driver's License and Own Transport

  • Certificate IV in Workplace Health and Safety or Relevant Tertiary Qualification

Job Reference Number: 7004J202391900

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact Alanna Harvey-King on (07) 4979 8603 or quoting the above reference number.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's 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: Safety Officer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional South Australia
Industry: OH and S Construction & Architecture
Job expiry: 2023-07-01
Reference: 7004J202391900


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