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Safety Manager

Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Hays ANZ - 2576970

  • Leading Australian Waste & Recycling Company

  • Attractive Salary & Car Allowance

  • Fast Paced Role

Eastern Creek Location | $120-130k + super + car allowance

Your new company
Australia's leading waste and recycling company is looking for a Safety Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. The site is located in Eastern Creek and may require some occasional travel to a nearby site.

Your new role
Reporting to the Head of Safety, you will manage 1 Safety Officer whilst providing Health & Safety Leadership and Risk Management practices to ensure all workers go home safe and healthy every day.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in annual Safety planning activities and review meetings

  • Undertake and maintain a strategic risk review & register across all hazards

  • Develop safety initiatives to address areas for improvement

  • Monitor activities against plan to ensure effective and timely delivery

  • Ensure incident investigations are undertaken and are completed using ICAM

  • Undertake incident trend analysis to identify insights to reduce from re-occurring

  • Ensure hazards raised are adequately controlled & corrective actions are completed

  • Liaise with external IM & RTW Provider to ensure RTW plans are developed and that costs of claims are reasonably maintained

  • Meet with Safety Business Partners to discuss RTW strategies on open WC claims

  • Identify trend analysis from incident reports and WC claims and develop & implement strategic preventative initiatives

  • Develop and participate in annual audits

  • Conduct safety training for all workers

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ideally extensive experience in a similar role within Waste, Mining, Manufacturing, Construction, or Logistics

  • Qualifications relating to Health & Safety

  • Lead Auditor in Safety Management Systems - ISO 45000

  • Workers Compensation programmes, claims management and premium calculations

  • Digital incident management systems

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 and a cover letter outlining your experience to Sandra Higgins at

SA Licence number : LHS 297508