Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144172
  • LocationPerth
  • Salary$133000 - $152000 per annum
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantMercia Stewart
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.

* Health and Safety * 

Our client, Main Roads WA, is seeking to engage a Safety Health and Wellbeing Manager.  Permanent – full time position.

About the Role
The Safety Health and Wellbeing (SHW) Manager leads a team of safety professionals in the delivery of safety advice and direction across the business and is critical in the delivery of a positive culture of safety behaviour that drives operational safety performance.
Main Roads is a diverse business, including construction projects, road and bridge maintenance, property and land function, materials laboratories, and heavy vehicle services.
You will manage a business partnering model that delivers a specialist SHW service in line with the corporate SHW strategy and associated acts and legislation including:
  • Develop, implement and evaluate corporate SHW business strategy that facilitates effective management of risks relevant to Main Roads.
  • Lead and manage a diverse team of safety professionals to deliver a consistent corporate approach to Safety, Health and Wellbeing practices
  • Provision of specialist advice and support on all SHW matters and issues affecting Main Roads directorates and contractor operations.
  • Provision of strategic level advice to achieve the required business results that also meet relevant regulatory, legislative and compliance requirements.
  • Build and enhance professional working relationships with staff and contractors at all levels to ensure a healthy safety culture across the business, providing guidance to achieve excellence in safety performance.
The role is a Monday to Friday, based in East Perth with short regional trips to our offices or project sites - locations across Western Australia.
About You
  • To be successful in this role you will have comprehensive skills, knowledge and experience in providing effective leadership and management of a team of Safety, Health and Wellbeing program that meets regulatory, legislative and compliance requirements in a large and complex organisation.
  • Strong engagement, effective leadership skills and the ability to establish and engage a regional network to influence change across a large and complex organisation is critical to your success in this role.
  • Demonstrated high level written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to interact effectively and build and maintain relationships with senior management and other key stakeholders is essential.
  • This is an excellent opportunity for a result driven person to develop their career, by joining an innovative team within our organisation.
If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can email for further discussion.