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Advisor, Health and Safety

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Permanent Full-time
Aus - NSW Regional
Safety / Health / Environment / Quality
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Our people are central to our success.

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.

Join our team of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

Thiess has been awarded a five-year contract at Mt Arthur Coal, expanding on our existing operation on the site.

About the role

As our next Health Safety Advisor you will provide leadership, advice and practical support for all health and safety aspects of an open cut mining operation

In this role, you will work a 7/7 roster and you will but are not limited to:

  • Champion all applicable Health and Safety and Laws, Regulations and statutory obligations at all times. 
  • Assist with Incident Investigation Process
  • Preparation and facilitation of HST communications 
  • Oversee quality management of site Health and Safety data systems. 
  • Contribute to site exceeding safety performance targets. 
  • Actively engage with site personnel on a regular and ongoing basis as part of promoting a strong safety culture and cohesive team environment 
  • Assist in maintaining the Project’s Risk Register and coordinate monitoring of Critical Risks/BBRA. 
  • Management of subcontractors onsite by conducting regular audits; observations and reviews 
  • Preparation and presentation of Inductions and toolbox talks when required 

About you

  • You will be high achieving and focused on delivering results.
  • Have previous experience in a Safety role within a Mining context. 
  • Appropriate WHS qualifications and/or relevant demonstrated industry experience. 
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications/or working towards in Health and Safety 
  • Certificate IV Trainer/Assessor (Highly Desirable) 
  • Rehabilitation and Return to Work Coordinator experience (highly desirable) 
  • Working knowledge of relevant NSW Mining legislation 
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders 
  • Experience with incident investigations 
  • Previous experience in a similar role in a mining environment 
  • Ability to self-manage & work as part of a collaborative team 

Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.

To apply for this role please follow the below link. Applications close on 22nd February 2019


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