$118,318 per annum plus super
Vibrant, connected, progressive - that’s our vision at the City of Perth.
To continue delivering our vision we are seeking a qualified Work Health and Safety Lead to provide strategic direction and leadership across the City to ensure the safety, health and welfare of City employees and operational worksites.
Reporting to the General Manager Corporate Services, this position will support the City by:
Extensive knowledge of the Western Australian Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984, the Western Australian Workers Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981, the proposed Work Health and Safety Act 2020 and accompanying Regulations and Codes of Practice are all required in this position.
The successful applicant will have significant experience in leading WHS and injury management teams, together with significant experience in developing and continuously improving organisational safety culture.
Extensive experience in developing and implementing WHS systems is essential.
Demonstrated ability to provide expert guidance to management and executive leadership teams on all WHS and injury management issues is crucial to your success in this position. You will have highly developed communication and interpersonal skills, including effective negotiation, consultation, presentation and facilitation skills.
Above all, you will live our values of commitment, teamwork, courage and respect that allow us to come together to lead and support the community.
How to apply
To find out more information about the application requirements click on the attachments below. If you are unable to access the attachments, please contact the Human Resources Unit on (08) 9461 3843. To apply for the position, click on the 'apply' button.
Applications close: 5pm, 27 September 2021
The City of Perth is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to provide employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.
* Canvassing of Elected Members during the recruitment process will disqualify your application.
For further information please contact Bronwyn Rose, Acting General Manager Corporate Services, 9461 3457.