Safety Inspector Electrical - SME

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Permanent Full-time
Aus - Brisbane
Supervisory / Management
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CBGU JV brings together partners CPB Contractors, BAM, Ghella and UGL to deliver the Tunnel and Stations package for Brisbane’s Cross River Rail.  Cross River Rail is a 10.2 kilometre rail line between Dutton Park and Bowen Hills, including 5.9 kilometres of tunnel under the Brisbane River and CBD.  The project also includes construction of four new high-capacity underground stations at Boggo Road, Woolloongabba, Albert Street, Roma Street and redevelopment of the existing Dutton Park station.

One project team, building career opportunities for you.

In this role you will report to the General Superintendent.  

Position Requirements:

  • Electrical Qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience in commercial construction environment

The Position:

  • The provision of professional Electrical -WHS inspection/audits and reporting services as required to meet current QLD Government legislation, Australian Standards, client specifications.
  • The provision of detailed and immediate reporting on any non-conformances, fault(s) or hazards that may constitute a breach of safety regardless of how such a fault or hazard may have occurred (workmanship, material, other)
  • The provision of a detailed reports at the conclusion of the inspections that summarises the actions undertaken and the result of those inspections as required.
  • Provide advice and assistance to managers, supervisors, and workers on Electrical safety/WHS issues.
  • Liaise with client representatives and external bodies to identify Electrical safety requirements and standards.
  • Review, improve and implement procedures for Electrical safety compliance management.
  • Assist with investigations as required with HSE department.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of legislation, regulation and compliance relating to health, safety, operational risk within a business context.
  • Review legislation and best practice for health, safety and risk management in relation to Electrical Safety.
  • Liaise with Project Permanent Works Electrical Safety Management Plan to reflect future stages of the project The Existing ESMP covers the Construction Network this will remain, A separate document /additional ESMP will be Implemented for the Permanent works. 
  • Lead a result driven auditing plan to ensure full compliance for both internal (self-perform) and external (subcontract) delivered works.
  • Contribute to the Control of the projects Policy and Permit to Work System.
  • Ensure that all compliance evidence is up to date and complete and where necessary, liaise with key stakeholders to obtain missing documentation.
  • If requested, Work with the wider project team to upskill staff on the Policy, Procedure and Controls in relation to electrical hazards.
  • Be available to interface with Industrial and safety with the ETU.
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to the SHE Cultural Framework, policies, Safety Essentials and Management System requirements and expectations;
  • Liaise with ESO inspectors


  • Competitive Salary
  • Company laptop and mobile phone provided
  • Work of Brisbane's Largest Infrastructure Project
  • Access to EAP Support 
  • Wellbeing Days 

At CBGU JV, we are committed to workplace diversity and to providing flexible work opportunities on our project.  We support women in construction and Indigenous advancement and participation and we encourage people of all cultural backgrounds to apply.

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