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Occupational Health and Safety Advisor

 | 27-11-2018
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Salary - $0 - $0 (AUD) Work Type - Full Time Regional Vic Australia

Want to make a difference to the Victorian Public Sector

  • •$82,574 – $93,689 per annum plus super (pro-rata)
  • Ongoing, full time or part time role (minimum 3 days per week)
  • Melbourne CBD Location
  • Flexible and dynamic work environment
  • New role working in People and Development

About us

The Victorian Ombudsman (VO) is seeking applicants for a new, exciting and challenging role in a dynamic public sector office whose purpose is to ensure fairness for Victorians in their dealings with the public sector and improve public administration.

The Ombudsman also promotes excellence in public administration in Victoria through systemic investigations, publication of authoritative reports and engagement within both the government sector and the broader community.

VO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing an inclusive, accessible and safe work environment. We want to ensure all applicants and employees with disability are treated respectfully and equitably in all stages of the recruitment process.

We encourage job applications from people of all genders, sexual orientation, ages, religions, disability and cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

VO is committed to supporting our employees balance their work and life commitments. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements. The types of flexibility may differ from role to role.

About the role

This role reports to the Head of People and Development and works in close partnership with the OH&S Committee, the Risk and Compliance Manager and People and Development Team to develop and implement OH&S business goals into actionable priorities across the organisation. This is achieved by proactively identifying and resolving OH&S risks, operational safety and wellbeing issues and, under guidance, leading the implementation of an OH&S strategy. Promoting a safety-first culture with the emphasis on ‘you see it, you own it' culture will be a key component of the role.

About you
The Occupational Health and Safety Advisor is an OH&S expert with highly developed analytical, communication and stakeholder management skills. You will be responsible for the coordination, development and implementation of all components associated with OH&S plans, including the provision of advice and delivery of practice improvement initiatives. The Occupational Health and Safety Advisor has a rigorous and thorough approach to work and is motivated by the opportunity to drive and promote continuous improvements to OH&S at the Victorian Ombudsman.

Applications close midnight Sunday 9 December 2018.