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Title:  Regional Safety Coordinator

Job Number:  3288

Melbourne, AU

From humble beginnings almost 70 years ago, John Holland has been driving positive change in Australia, and is now one of the nation’s leading infrastructure and property companies.


We work in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia offering services from infrastructure and property development, to rail and building.


By finding solutions to complex challenges, we transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.


We are currently looking for a Regional Safety Coordinator to join our team based in Abbotsford. Reporting to the Operational Safety Manager, you will provide support, coordination and advice of safety practices, systems and procedures within defined workplaces.


Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Ensure the safety of any subordinates and ensure their compliance with established safety policies, procedures and practices
  • Analyse safety issues and recommend solutions to appropriate managers
  • Conduct HSE inspections, monitoring and analysis of work areas
  • Monitor compliance with the HSE systems and procedures within the workplace and provide operational support to the Operational Safety Manager
  • Review of AMS and ensuring correct plant and equipment for project and resources have been identified in line with safety requirements
  • Coordinate the investigation of causes on site and maintain documentation in accordance with Health and Safety procedures
  • To provide Health and Safety specialist advice and technical input to delivery, ensuring that legal and contractual obligations / risks are identified and communicated appropriate


To succeed in your role, it is expected you will:

  • Bachelors in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent
  • Cert IV in Environmental Management
  • 5 years’ experience in Rail/Construction Safety
  • Experience in HSE management techniques and tools


John Holland is up for the challenge of transforming lives.


From Parliament House to the Alice to Darwin Rail Link, from the MCG’s Great Southern Stand to Sydney Metro, we’ve had a hand in the Australia we all know today. We are currently involved in delivering all many of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects, as well as significant property and urban renewal projects. Whatever we face, the heart of what we do is creating people-centred solutions to complex challenges and opportunities. We think deeply about what we do and how it affects communities. We push boundaries and innovate, gain trust through our actions and whatever the project, we’re in it for the long, long term.


We work hard to attract and retain the best employees, and we provide opportunities for rich career experiences, and a strong framework for on-going career development.


We are committed to building, valuing and promoting diversity and inclusiveness across John Holland.