Health & Safety Advisor - Olympic Dam FIFO

Job Title: Health & Safety Advisor - Olympic Dam FIFO
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Olympic Dam
Reference: JO-2004-3234
Contact Name: Samara Dela Roza
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2020 14:30

Job Description

  • 4 – 8 week temporary contract.
  • Immediate start.
  • 2 weeks on, 1 week off.


About the company:

Based on-site at Olympic Dam, Roxby Downs, the Health & Safety (HS) Advisor (as an employee of Entrée Recruitment) will undertake operations for a leading environmental containment specialist. This national operator specialises in providing clients with complete containment solutions with in-house capability and equipment to deliver earthworks, civil construction, project management, and geomembrane supply and installation.

About the role:

The successful HS Advisor will provide continuous HS education and support for the site with a focus on the safety management system and training program, and HS database targets. The HS Advisor will undertake a 2 weeks on, 1 week off roster comprising of 6am – 6pm working days.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining a safe and healthy work environment
  • Achieving a workplace free from incidents, discrimination and harassment
  • Drafting, reviewing and implementing hazard identification, operational risk assessments, SWMS, and HS procedures
  • Managing the HS database to ensure the site is compliant with policies and statutory HS obligations
  • Implementing training and education programs
  • Investigations, root causes analyses, and continuous improvement
  • Managing the HS risk register
  • Completing internal HS audits
  • Briefing staff, contractors and visitors regarding their HS obligations and HS policies
  • Seeking opportunities to implement HS improvement initiatives

Skills & experience:

Essential to the position is a strong working knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety Legislation and the harmonisation legislation, Australian Standards, and Industry Codes of Practice. This role operates autonomously; this person needs to be confident in self-direction and able to make sound independent judgements.

We also seek:

  • Current South Australian residency
  • A medical clearance from within the last 6 months
  • A Certificate IV in WHS
  • Drug & Alcohol testing qualification
  • Risk Management, JSA, SWMS Risk Assessment knowledge
  • Incident Investigation experience

Culture & benefits:

We are able to offer a competitive hourly rate, flexible for the right candidate. This host employer proudly boasts a team of positive, proactive people and will welcome you as one of their own.


Applications in Microsoft Word only should be forwarded to Samara Dela Roza

Email: Please click the 'Apply' button.

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