environmental, health & safety coordinator in Wollongong

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wollongong, new south wales
mining, resources & energy
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lael taylor, randstad
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job description

Randstad is an international recruitment agency operating in 39 countries, representing more than 90 percent of the global HR services market. Randstad has been operating in Australia since 1988 - we celebrated our 25th year of providing recruitment services to Australian businesses in 2013. Our passion is matching the best people with the best companies that will develop their potential; and to match companies with innovative talent who will drive their business growth and revenue.


I am currently seeking an experienced and exceptional Environmental, Safety and Health Coordinator with a strong WHS background to coordinate, implement and continuously improve my clietns national Safety, Health and Environmental Management systems & frameworks across all service centres.


In accordance with relevant state and national legislation and across the entire organisation you will:

  • Undertake periodic Service Centre Site Safety Inspections, report, escalate and resolve SHE incidents.
  • Collate and report to top management all Safety Improvement Observations and reports ensuring the monitoring of safety lead indicators (e.g. safety training completed, audits undertaken, hazards identified and controlled).
  • Report, investigate and analyse all incidents and injuries and hazards and implement agreed control measures.
  • Monitor the legislative compliance of all Service Centres and in accordance with SHEQ Management System.
  • Conduct hazard identification and risk assessments and analysis ensuring effective controls are both documented and implemented.
  • Develop, control, maintain and review the Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Develop, control, maintain and review Service Centres WHS, Waste & Emergency Management Plans.
  • Provide advice, training and ensuring employee competency occurs at all service centres
  • Supervise a national program that will promote the health and wellbeing of staff.
  • Determine the national training needs and co-ordinate the delivery of the training program in conjunction with the Operations Manager.

In this role you will be required to work autonomously and travel interstate on a regular basis to spend time providing guidance and advice to Managers, Supervisors and front line employees in the field. You will have a diploma or higher in WH&S and a wide variety of experience within heavy industry environment

In return, you will be provided with a challenging but rewarding role within a fantastic, supportive team with an attractive salary and employee benefits.

Applicants will only be considered by applying via the link below

Only suitable candidates will be shortlisted and contacted


Ability to build rapport and relationships. Communication skills, highly motivated, determined and goal orientated, Positive 'can do" attitude,


Degree in Health & Safety or related field preferred.
Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Environmental, Health and Safety
Rules, regulations and applicable legislation governing health & & safety


Undertake Site Safety Inspections, Report all Safety Improvement Observations, Report and investigate and analyse all incidents and injuries and hazards, Monitor the legislative compliance, Conduct hazard identification and risk assessments, Develop, control, maintain and review the Standard Operating Procedures

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School