First listed on: 02 July 2024

Health & Safety Business Partner


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Queensland Rail have an exciting new opportunity for a Health & Safety Business Partner to join our  Regional Safety Risk & Assurance Team based in Toowoomba.  

Benefits that Count

  • Competitive salary - $113,000
  • Permanent Full time position 
  • Travel on paid work time including expenses
  • Generous super and training programs
  • Holistic health and wellbeing programs

As the Health & Safety Business Partner in this role, you'll be instrumental in collaborating with the Regional Team to ensure top-tier health and safety risk management across a wide geographical area spanning across our Queensland Rail Network. Your primary objectives will include fostering a culture of safety excellence and enhancing work engagement throughout the region.

We are particularly interested if you have experience and capability with Risk Management, Contemporary Health and Safety advisory services,, Incident Investigations as well a large collaboration to build relationships with external and internal stakeholders.  

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Provide competent risk focused health and safety advice; including facilitating risk management processes which encompass the development and monitoring of controls and treatment programs.
  • Build relationships to become a trusted business partner, coach, and/or guide to operational leaders and workers on all areas of health and safety, whilst aligning to strategic/organisational goals and outcomes.
  • Facilitate the development of issue specific and systemic treatment strategies and programs for the management of health and safety risk, including participation in special projects to achieve compliance with legislation and best practice in safety.
  • Stay informed of contemporary health and safety information, trends, and methodologies whilst fostering a supportive culture.

This role will be ideal for people who:

  • Substantial level of skill in facilitating risk management encompassing the development and monitoring of controls and treatment programs associated with the disciplines of health and safety.
  • Substantial level of interpersonal and communication skills to establish and maintain relationships, build trust and an inclusive network supportive to the role of health and safety management and delivery health and safety content.
  • Substantial level of investigation, analysis and problem solving skills relating to the efficiency of systems, controls and practices.
  • Substantial level of skill in working independently and managing multiple priorities with varying degrees of risk whilst adapting to changing conditions.

Position Description 

Your journey matters. Make it with us.

Please apply to Health & Safety Business Partner (7968) via our website by clicking onto the "Apply" button by 11:59pm (GMT+10:00 Brisbane) Sunday 14th July 2024


You must apply for vacancies via the internal People Connect solution – Click here for more information

External applicants applying for roles within Queensland Rail will be subject to Alcohol and Other Drugs pre-employment testing. The recruitment and selection process for this position might require shortlisted applicants to undertake psychometric assessment, pre-employment health assessment and background checks that might also include criminal history and credit checks.  

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

Queensland Rail is committed to a diverse workforce that is reflective of the customers and communities we serve.
We are inclusive, collaborative, respectful, and value our differences.  We are 1TEAM, where everyone belongs.
If you do require an adjustment during the recruitment process, please contact 
Natasha Neuendorf via the phone number or email below.

To learn more about this Queensland Rail career opportunity please contact Natasha Neuendorf with your specific enquiry on 0436967743 or email  Please do not email your application. We can only accept applications received via our website.

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