Job Details
  • Reference394085A_1655391720
  • LocationAdelaide
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantTeresa Zanatta

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage in APS6 Senior WHS Advisors on a contract for 12 months with potential extension in Adelaide.

About the team

Working with WHS Delivery Team members and stakeholders, Senior WHS Advisers contribute to a safe and healthy workplace by implementing and monitoring WHS activities aimed at risk mitigation and continuous improvement.

About the role

Senior WHS Advisers play an important role in assisting and supporting senior staff to comply with health and safety legislation and relevant policies and procedures that are designed to mitigate health and safety risks.


  • Provide contemporary and evidence-based health and safety advice
  • Lead and support hazard identification and risk assessment activities
  • Lead and support incident investigations to determine the root cause, in order to facilitate preventative strategies and facilitate continuous improvement
  • Facilitate compliance with health and safety legislation, policies, and procedures and guidelines among the agency's staff to prevent or minimise the health and safety risks, aiming for continuous improvement
  • Monitor work health and safety performance and compliance by conducting health and safety assurance audit programs
  • Facilitate or deliver WHS training for a wide-ranging audience to improve performance and compliance
  • Participate and deliver health and safety forums and engagement strategies to key internal and external stakeholders


  • Cert IV or higher in Health and Safety, Auditing, or investigation

What's on Offer?

  • Position located in Adelaide
  • APS6 $65.00/ph + super
  • Temporary contract for 12 months, with possibility to extend
  • Standard Hours or work - Monday to Friday

****Applications close by Wednesday 22nd of June 2022.****

It is highly desirable that the successful applicant understand or lived experience in the field of disability.

***Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government***

If you are interested in the role and you have the right experience for the position, please apply now following the link below.