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Title:  Night Shift Safety Advisor

Job Number:  12946
Location: 

Milsons Point, NSW, AU, 2061

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges. We do that by providing leading design, engineering, construction and asset operations, across infrastructure, transport, building and property in Australia and New Zealand.

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 looking for an experienced Safety Advisor to join the Safety team within one of our infrastructure projects in the Central CBD. As A Safety Advisor, keeping people safe is your bread and butter. You get your kicks out of knowing our team went home the same way they came to work. You will take responsibility of the safety culture across the project and you will work closely with our team to ensure all safety matters are coordinated on site. The works are conducted 24 hours per day so this role will initially be a permanent Night Shift role working on a major iconic piece of infrastructure in central Sydney.  

Key Functions will include:

  • Assist with the running of the Workplace, Health and Safety function under general supervision and implement safety practices, systems and procedures within a complex brownfield construction environment
  • Supporting the implementing of the Project's WHS management plans, systems and procedures
  • Developing and reviewing SWMS and Safe Work Instruction in line with legislative and project requirements
  • Ability to liaise with Clients and resolve complex safety issues associated with working around and on rail infrastructure on site and promote positive safety culture during such interactions
  • Conducting regular site inspections, reviews and audits
  • Providing guidance and safety support to the project delivery team
  • Conducting inductions, toolbox and prestart talks as required
  • Reporting site safety performance in-line with Project WHS management systems
  • Completing incident reporting and investigation
  • Conduct return to work coordinator activities

We are seeking candidates with:

  • Ideally 2+ years' experience in a similar role
  • Experience working on major/large infrastructure projects preferred
  • Ability to interpret project related documents, preparing reports and monitoring compliance documentation
  • Ability to build relationships and rapport with people at all levels
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective in technical problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work within a team or autonomously
  • Ability to work with highly confidential and sensitive information
  • Ability to manage stress and work-load under pressure
  • Able to handle several tasks at once and meet multiple deadlines
  • Must be available to work night shift and some weekends as required due to central CBD location

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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