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Safety Advisor - Contract

Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Hays ANZ - 1999108


  • Start immediately in Cairns
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Office based role in CBD


Temp contract in Cairns for Safety Advisor | Maintenance & Buildings | Immediate need | Great hourly rate

Your new company
An exciting opportunity has become available to join a large department in Cairns in their well-established Workplace Health & Safety case management team.

Your new role
As the Safety Advisor, you will be contracted to complete work as a project rather than as a standard Safety Advisor. This project is focused on the improvement of on the ground systems linked to the organisation's Health & Safety Management System, ASNZ 4801, and your focus areas will be on:

  • SWMS and permit systems (electrical, working at heights, etc)
  • Contractor Management
  • Licensing
  • Training Systems and Evidence

What you'll need to succeed
Your deliverables in this role are to implement risk management plans, implement documentation and show proof of change management and engagement of employees and managers across the affected departments. This role is equally focused on engagement / buy-in and producing documentation. As such, you will be an knowledgeable safety expert - preferably with exposure to building, engineering and maintenance services - and you communicate effectively with blue and white collar stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
This is an office-based position with occasional site visits to nearby locations in Cairns. This is an opportunity to get started quickly in an organisation where your skills will be highly valued by a professional and diverse team of Safety, HR and Injury/ Rehabilitation specialists. You will be compensated a very competitive hourly rate + superannuation and will be given first preference for future roles with Hays Human Resources.

What you need to do now
Given the high volume number of applications we receive, we encourage you to click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV in order to be accurately considered for this role. If you require further information prior to submitting your application, you are welcome to call Lauren Handforth on 07 4771 5100.