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Title:  Health & Safety & Environment Manager

Job Number:  4046

Wangaratta, AU

We are seeking an experienced Rail Health, Safety and Environment Manager to join the rail division of John Holland working on the North East Rail Link project.  The North East Rail Link project is a Rail Line upgrade spanning from Tottenham Station in Melbourne, all the way up through towns such as Wandong, Seymour, Euroa and Wangaratta, before reaching their final destination in Albury in NSW.
On the ground, NERL will deliver critical works such as removing mudholes, providing new ballast, improved drainage, upgrading and replacing old timber top bridges and improving tracks at level crossings to make journeys smoother for travellers in the North East.

To drive effective management on the upcoming program of works, NERL is looking to add to its high caliber workforce to safely and efficiently deliver works packages for ARTC and contribute to the ongoing growth of a skilled and inclusive local industry.  

This role will initially be based in Wangaratta working on a 7/2 and 7/5 Roster

Responsibilities of the role include;
- Develop and administer HSE education and compliance programs for employees, contractors and visitors within a defined workplaces
- Contribute to the development and implement occupational health and safety procedures based on approved company policies in the areas of health, safety and environment
- Investigate the causes of serious events on site and recommend actions to prevent future occurrences
- Provide training education and awareness as well as mentoring for HSE aspects
- Maintain comprehensive HSE records and manage all statutory HSE reporting requirements
- Coordinate and provide day to day specialist support to the Project Leadership team, employees, contractors, clients and visitors during the project lifecycle
- Liaise with key stakeholders on HSE specific requirements

To be successful in this key role, you must have;
- Diploma of Safety in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent
- Cert IV in Environmental Management
- Rail Construction HSE management experience (5+ years)
- Knowledge of Rail Safety legislation and statutes (especially those relating to Comcare), and ability to interpret any applicable statutes or legislation relevant to Project
- Knowledge of rail legislation, Environmental legislation and statutes, and ability to interpret any applicable statutes or legislation relevant to Project

At John Holland we understand that our greatest resource is our people. We pride ourselves on being a market leader in targeting training, career development and remuneration.

We provide long-term career options within an equal opportunity workplace where we recognise the importance of flexibility and a healthy work-life balance. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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