WHS&E Coordinator

Sydney, Sydney
18 May 2018
22 May 2018
Job role
Multiplex is a leading international contractor with a focus on sustainable growth. Globally we have delivered 1000 landmark property and infrastructure assets worth over US$60 billion since 1962, winning more than 650 awards. We are at our best creating large-scale and complex landmark buildings, commercial structures and infrastructure projects. Forward-thinking and focused, we build sustainable futures and enrich communities.

About The Role

We have an opportunity for a 12 month maternity contract for a WHS&E coordinator with experience in the construction industry. Based at our Rosebery Centre of Excellent, the contract will ideally begin in mid-June to allow for an extensive handover period.

As the successful applicant, you will be responsible for providing day to day safety, health and environmental advice and assistance to the project management teams.

The role will encompass the on-going development, maintenance, auditing and implementation of WHS&E management systems and subcontractor documents. You will be assisting in the setup of new projects including Environmental Management Plans and Environmental governance activities such as identification of environmental risks and implementation of environmental controls.

O ther responsibilities will include:

Ensuring compliance with legislative / license requirements and internal document control
Liaise & develop good working relationships with relevant authorities including Local Government, Health and Safety Regulator, Environmental Protection Authorises
Coordinate ongoing management of WHS&E legislative requirements
Participate in relevant industry bodies, internal WHS&E forums etc. to maintain a level of contemporary knowledge and best practice approaches

About You

In addition to being an experienced WHS&E professional with a minimum of a diploma-level qualification in WHS and Certificate IV in Environmental Management, you will need to have had on-site experience in the construction industry.

Ideally you will have further training and experience in such areas as working at heights, asbestos awareness, confined spaces and first aid.

You will need to have up to date knowledge of WHS&E legislation, policies and procedures.

In addition the below experience and qualifications will strengthen your application:

Knowledge of risk management
Qualification in Workplace Training & Assessment
Demonstrated ability to positively influence and improve Health and Safety outcomes

Finally, you will be a team builder with good communication skills and a capacity to engage audiences across all levels.

Why join Multiplex

When you join Multiplex you join an experienced team of people intent on finding a better way of doing things. We turn problems into opportunities and tackle projects that others say can't be done. Our innovative spirit has driven us for more than 50 years and made us a business that our people are proud of.

We also know how to have fun with regular company and team events and we continue to strive to strike the right balance between work and life.