Health, Safety and Training Manager

Location: NSW Posted Date: February 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 991613 Careermine Job Id: 1834358
With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.
About the role
An exciting opportunity has now become available for the position of Health, Safety and Training Manager. Reporting directly to the Project Manager - Mt Pleasant you will be an integral member of the Mt Pleasant leadership team; actively contributing to our goal of achieving everyone safe everyday.

In return, we will celebrate your achievements and provide great opportunities for you to take your career to the next level.

In this role, you will:
  • Support the effective implementation of safety management systems, strategies and initiatives across Mt Pleasant to ensure all safety objectives and targets are met.
  • Provide operational safety guidance, diligence, consistency and discipline to operational leaders.
  • Provide strategic and operational advice to Mining Operations Managers to ensure adequate training and development is achieved in safety critical roles.
  • Actively support Project safety professionals through mentoring, facilitation and coaching.
  • Identify and initiate safety improvement initiatives and influence Business Unit and project ownership.
About you
  • Degree Qualified in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent (or working towards this and currently hold an Advanced Diploma in OH&S). Equivalent engineering or science, building construction management, health or other Degrees will also be considered if an Advanced Diploma in OH&S is held.
  • Safety Lead Auditor Qualification.
  • Lead ICAM Investigator Qualification.
  • Safety Practitioner experience in mining, construction and/or heavy industry, including high risk workplaces, engineering or other associated functional areas, plus experience in Management & Leadership roles
  • Exposure to Audit Management practices.
  • Exceptional skills in business level planning, development and review of safety management systems.
  • Quantitative and qualitative risk assessment skills, such as development and monitoring of risk controls and actions involved in the delivery and implementation of projects.
  • Ability to transfer risk controls and assessment strategies across projects within the region.
  • Advanced skill in data gathering and statistical and trend analysis.
  • Comprehensive experience conducting and interpreting audits and reviews.
  • Skills in developing and reporting on performance, compliance and defects and/or non-conformance.
  • Skills with training in high risk activities such as working at heights, confined space and rescue; as well as with facilitating group processes, e.g. Focus groups and workshops.
  • Ability to develop and manage stakeholder groups within the Region and Business units.
About us
We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we've operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We're focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.

Visit our website to learn more - http://www.thiess.com
How to apply
This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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