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Title:  HSE Advisor

Job Number:  7344

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3000

About John Holland


We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  



From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.



While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.



Are you up for the challenge?


About the role


We are currently looking for an experienced HSE Advisor to join our team based in our brand-new Melbourne CBD offices.  Reporting to the Operational Safety Manager, the successful candidate will have a high level of understanding in all areas of Heath, Safety and Environment.  You will be responsible for providing HSE advice to Projects across our Infrastructure and Major Project teams and deliver initiatives that continue to improve the John Holland HSE culture. 



Key responsibilities of this role include;


  • Providing expert advice to ensure compliance with John Holland, Client, and Regulatory requirements
  • Implementing and maintaining company safety inspections and audit schedules
  • Carrying out site safety inspections and providing support to action corrective actions
  • Liaising with Projects to gain insights into how to improve John Holland systems
  • Developing and implementing strategies that improve operational performance.
  • Providing to develop safety documentation such as SWMS and work plans
  • Planning and facilitating construction hazard analysis and risk assessment activities
  • Reviewing and implementing legislative and regulatory changes as required
  • Managing and closing out non-compliance issues in a timely and efficient manner



To be successful in this key role, you must have;


  • Excellent interpersonal skills are a must as well as relevant experience in a safety role is essential.
  • Experience in the Construction industry is desirable, but not essential
  • A Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent is highly desirable
  • Knowledge developing and/or implementing Safety Management Systems or Safety Management Tools is highly desirable
  • The ability to interpret project related documents, prepare reports and monitor compliance documentation is essential
  • A high level of experience with Microsoft Office and Safety systems is essential



As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives. Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.



We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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