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Health & Safety Coordinator - Contract

Wacol, Queensland, Australia
Hays ANZ - 2868275

  • Temporary contract with view to go permanent

  • Large manufacturing brand, good career development

  • On-site parking

WHS Coordinator - Large food manufacturing firm - career development opportunity - South-West Brisbane

Your new company

Based in the Southwest suburbs, we have partnered with an iconic manufacturing company. The organisation has a commitment to quality and produces a wide range of well-known products. To support them with the implementation of their safety strategy, they are looking for two WHS Coordinators to join their safety team and work within their fast-paced operations.

Your new role

Reporting into the National Safety Operations Manager, this role will support and implement the workplace health and safety systems of the group, with a key objective of eliminating workplace injuries. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring compliance with their safety system

  • Supporting with internal, external and stakeholder audits ensuring the site maintains compliance

  • Promoting safety culture and awareness

  • Completing risk assessments for plant and machinery

  • Assist to complete standard operating procedures

  • Being a key user for all WHS systems, policies and processes

  • Create and maintain safety training records, checks, toolbox talks and meetings.

What you'll need to succeed

For this role you will ideally hold a minimum of a Cert IV in Workplace Health and Safety. You will have strong attention to detail and accuracy, ability to work under deadlines and on your own initiative and will enjoy working with a small and committed team. Previous experience in WHS coordination, return to work or related sectors is ideal as would be experience within the manufacturing industry.

What you'll get in return

This is a great contract opportunity to work in a pivotal role that supports a reputable company and brand. With safety at the forefront of this operation, you can make an impact with the potential to transform into a permanent role for the right individual.

The company is based in South West Sydney with plenty of on-site parking available. This role could be ideal for someone who wants an early or later start as they are looking for someone to ideally do 6.00am - 2.30pm or later in the day to cover their afternoon shift.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or contact Natalie Clark on

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