Health & Safety Advisor - Aurecon - OHSCareer

First listed on: 06 December 2021

Health & Safety Advisor


Just imagine your future with us…

Aurecon is committed to creating an inclusive culture that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion - and we provide our people with flexible working opportunities.

We believe diverse teams enable us to solve our clients' and society's most complex problems in unconventional and distinctive ways. We offer flexible working as it enables all of our employees to balance work and life in way that works for them.

Aurecon is an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, as awarded by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (Australia), and are a founding member of The Diversity Agenda in New Zealand. We also have a Reconciliation Action Plan and hold Silver Employer status in the Australian Workplace Equality Index for LGBTI+ inclusion. Across our company, inclusive leadership is role modelled from the top and is an expectation of all.

Our flexible way of working includes our flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options. Aurecon also offers 14 weeks paid parental leave, three weeks paid partner leave, and other health services and benefits.

If this is how you would like to work, you'd be a good fit, we'd love to hear from you. We welcome people of all identities from all background and with diverse accessibility needs. We're curious about your career path and how we can support you to be your best.

The Role

The Health and Safety Advisor is to work closely with the HS Business Partner to provide workplace health and safety advice, guidance and assurance to the business including; systems implementation, legal and regulatory compliance and HSW project development and deployment.

Here are the key things you will do to 'bring ideas to life'

  • Conduct site audits, facilitate risk mitigation planning and provide advice and assurance to project sites
  • Consult and provide advice on technical HS advice to projects and managers
  • Support development and delivery of HS initiatives/programs in line with Aurecon Strategy
  • First point of contact for H&S enquiries whilst supporting team members working in the field, and injury management
  • Assist HS BP with responding to business needs to ensure safe outcomes for our people and our business

What we are looking for

  • Solid experience within a similar role and recognised HSE qualifications with a highly engaging and innovative outlook to safety
  • Demonstrated experience with HS Risk management documentation review, development, communication, and implementation.
  • Strong technical background, including knowledge of applicable legislation, acts, regulations, codes of practice and standards
  • Experience in embedding incident investigation/analysis, risk assessments and both preventative and corrective actions
  • Auditing experience/qualifications is a bonus

We value the difference each team member brings, and we look for people who have had a broad range of experiences and a growth and learning mindset.

About us

We've re-imagined engineering.

Aurecon is an international engineering, design, and advisory company, but not as you know it!

Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, we co-create innovative solutions with our clients to some of the world's most complex challenges.

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential others can't. Think engineering. Think again.

Want to know more?

You can learn more about what it's like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website.

If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Apply now!