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OHS Advisor

Maryborough, Australia

Reference: 5673164

Permanent Full Time

$84,363 - $91,851pa plus Super and RDO

About Us

Located at the geographical centre of Victoria, within one hour's drive from Ballarat or Bendigo, and just two hours from Melbourne sits Central Goldfields Shire Council. Maryborough is the major business centre surrounded by seven townships that feature iconic heritage architecture. Agricultural industries spread across the municipality, and there are several major manufacturing, infrastructure, freight, printing and food production companies that call us home.

We are a dynamic organisation with a visionary and engaging executive, that look to put value into what we do for our community, residents and business.

Our Values

  • Community and Customer Focussed
  • Collaborative and Inclusive
  • Challenge the Status Quo

About the role

This exciting new position will be responsible for the development, implementation and improvement of occupational health and safety programs, policies, procedures, and practices. The OHS advisor will support all Council's service areas in relation to OHS, including providing up-to-date OHS advice, monitoring compliance with OHS requirements, analysing incidents and undertaking safety audits.

You will hold a Degree or Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety with experience working hands on to embed a culture of safety throughout the organisation.

What we offer you

We are open to discussing the possibility of flexible working arrangements including part-time hours and flexible start and finishing times that work for both you and the organisation. You are welcome to discuss these opportunities at interview.

We offer a great salary, excellent growth opportunities and the ability to really influence the future of our council and its surrounds. If this sounds like you, be part of an innovative and committed council and apply today!

For enquiries please contact Nikki Parker, Manager Governance, Property and Risk on 0428 986 634

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until a successful applicant is appointed.