Workplace Health and Safety Manager
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Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - New South Wales - Sydney
Categories: Facilities Management
Ventia provides long-term operation, maintenance and management of critical public and private assets and infrastructure across telecommunications, transport, local government, water, power generation, electricity, gas, healthcare, education, resources and defence industries.
Ventia have been engaged by the City of Sydney to provide best practice Facility Management services on a diverse property portfolio.
About the role
A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced and motivated
Workplace Health and Safety Manager to join our committed City of Sydney project team based in the heart of Sydney.
Reporting to the
Project Director, and with the support of a Safety Health Environment & Quality Coordinator, you will oversee and manage Work Health and Safety aspects of the contract, to ensure awareness, accountability and compliance to systems, regulatory, client and business requirements.
This role demands a strong focus on leadership and the creation of a true ‘safety’ culture with associated behaviours at all levels to achieve the required outcomes and the ability to provide support, guidance and training to contract personnel, empowering people to reach their full potential.
You must be a team-oriented individual who can operate autonomously and collaboratively within a matrix organisation.
As an ideal candidate you will have:
Strong WHS Management experience, preferably within the FM or associated industry/s
Ideally a tertiary education in a related field (Health and Safety)
Rehabilitation / Return to work certificate
Solid experience in the implementation and governance of organisational management systems
Team player with the ability to influence change in a positive manner
Proven track record in successful management of client relations
Working knowledge and demonstrated experience in sourcing and integrating WHS legislation, industry standards, regulations, codes and best practice
Workplace Training and Assessing experience
What Ventia can offer
With the opportunity to work within an international facilities management team, Ventia can offer innovative dynamic opportunities across the Sydney district.
If you are a passionate person, looking for a new, diverse and rewarding opportunity delivering quality and safety throughout the City, apply now!
For further information regarding this position please contact Katya Nemirovich at
Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time 23 Jan 2019
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
22 Feb 2019
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