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Title:  Operational Safety Manager

Job Number:  6366

Melbourne, AU

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?


We are looking for a Safety Manager with a proven track record across infrastructure projects to perform the role of Operational Safety Manager for a 12-month parental leave cover. Based at the JHG corporate office in Melbourne’s CBD, the position will see the successful applicant provide support to projects across the JHG national infrastructure business. 


We are looking for candidates with strong management and operational delivery experience. The ability to influence stakeholders and build relationships at all levels of the organisation is essential.


If you are a Safety Manager looking to take the next step or looking for a better work-life balance, then we want to hear from you.


Responsibilities of the role include;


  • ­Ensure monthly reporting is accurate and complete
  • ­Visit projects regularly, ensuring all projects within an allocated portfolio are visited at least once a month
  • ­Complete audits on all projects within the allocated portfolio as per schedule
  • ­Review and implement development training plans for all Safety professionals on projects within the portfolio, working with the People function to book all necessary training and complete plans
  • ­Ensure projects complete investigations and reviews in line with JHG timeframes


To be successful in this role;


The successful applicant will be an experienced safety professional who is passionate about behaviour change. A natural leader, you must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills as your ability to liaise and influence a range of stakeholders across the business will be crucial to your success.


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.