Job Description

Job Header

Health and Safety Advisor

Advertiser: Nexus Delivery1.7 out of 51.7 overall rating (3 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
2 May 2018
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Construction, Health, Safety & Environment

Health and Safety Advisor

THE PROJECT

Nexus Delivery is a joint venture between Acciona and Ferrovial Agroman, established to design and construct the TSRC. The $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is a 41km heavy vehicle route jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments on an 80:20 funding split arrangement.

The route is designed to increase freight efficiency and significantly improve driver safety and community amenity by removing heavy vehicles from Toowoomba’s CBD.

THE ROLE

Nexus Delivery is currently seeking an experienced Health and Safety Advisor to join our team for a contract period of 2 – 3 months. Reporting to our Health and Safety Coordinator, this position will provide advice, support and guidance to the construction team working in the Viaduct. The successful candidate will assist in the safe completion of the Viaduct ensuring compliance with the health and safety contractual and statutory obligations.

The duties of this position will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide health and safety support and direction to all employees and sub-contractors working in the Viaduct;
  • Provide advice to the construction team on the health and safety practices, safety controls and a wide range of compliance standards when performing scaffold, formwork, craneage and steel fixing works;
  • Conduct regular subcontractor site safety checks;
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable health, safety and environmental legislation in the Viaduct;
  • Liaise with relevant authorities for the project regarding health and safety issues;
  • Facilitate and assist the project management team when conducting accident and incident investigations; and
  • Facilitate ICAM investigations.

THE PERSON

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in the civil infrastructure sector;
  • Demonstrated civil infrastructure experience with the following works is essential for the position -

- Bridge construction

- Working at heights

- Scaffolding

- Formwork

- Cranes

- Steel fixing

  • Expert knowledge of the relevant health and safety legislation;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to challenge undesirable safety behaviour in a constructive manner;
  • Demonstrated experience investigating safety incidents with experience in facilitating ICAM investigations;
  • The ability to demonstrate pro-active engagement with all levels of project staff to drive and promote leadership and behavioural change on the project; and
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in health and safety will be highly desirable.

TO APPLY

If you believe that this position and Nexus Delivery are right for you, click on ‘Apply for the Job’.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE PROJECT VISIT:

www.nexustsrc.com.au or nexustsrc on Facebook

To find out more about this Toowoomba Second Range Crossing
visit www.nexustsrc.com.au of follow us on Facebook.

THE PROJECT

Nexus Delivery is a joint venture between Acciona and Ferrovial Agroman, established to design and construct the TSRC. The $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is a 41km heavy vehicle route jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments on an 80:20 funding split arrangement.

The route is designed to increase freight efficiency and significantly improve driver safety and community amenity by removing heavy vehicles from Toowoomba’s CBD.

THE ROLE

Nexus Delivery is currently seeking an experienced Health and Safety Advisor to join our team for a contract period of 2 – 3 months. Reporting to our Health and Safety Coordinator, this position will provide advice, support and guidance to the construction team working in the Viaduct. The successful candidate will assist in the safe completion of the Viaduct ensuring compliance with the health and safety contractual and statutory obligations.

The duties of this position will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide health and safety support and direction to all employees and sub-contractors working in the Viaduct;
  • Provide advice to the construction team on the health and safety practices, safety controls and a wide range of compliance standards when performing scaffold, formwork, craneage and steel fixing works;
  • Conduct regular subcontractor site safety checks;
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable health, safety and environmental legislation in the Viaduct;
  • Liaise with relevant authorities for the project regarding health and safety issues;
  • Facilitate and assist the project management team when conducting accident and incident investigations; and
  • Facilitate ICAM investigations.

THE PERSON

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in the civil infrastructure sector;
  • Demonstrated civil infrastructure experience with the following works is essential for the position -

- Bridge construction

- Working at heights

- Scaffolding

- Formwork

- Cranes

- Steel fixing

  • Expert knowledge of the relevant health and safety legislation;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to challenge undesirable safety behaviour in a constructive manner;
  • Demonstrated experience investigating safety incidents with experience in facilitating ICAM investigations;
  • The ability to demonstrate pro-active engagement with all levels of project staff to drive and promote leadership and behavioural change on the project; and
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in health and safety will be highly desirable.

TO APPLY

If you believe that this position and Nexus Delivery are right for you, click on ‘Apply for the Job’.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE PROJECT VISIT:

www.nexustsrc.com.au or nexustsrc on Facebook

Report this job advert

Be careful - Don't provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. If you see something suspicious .

Share this role