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WHS Manager

Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Hays - 2681824

  • Australian Transport Company

  • Fast Paced Dynamic Role

  • Great team environment and culture

Transport Company | Western Sydney | $130-145k + super

Your new company
An Australian transport company are currently looking to add a Work Health Safety Manager to their team on a permanent basis. This role will allow some working from home.

Your new role
The purpose of this role is to promote workplace safety initiatives across the company through planning, directing, and implementing the company's WHS programs. The WHSM will be responsible for developing and leading a team of trusted safety professionals to drive change.

Responsibilities include:

  • Strategically manage, deliver, and implement safety projects and improvement plans

  • Ensuring a high-performance and motivated team within the WHS department

  • Coach and mentor managers, supervisors, and employees to achieve workplace safety objectives

  • Planning and participating in implementation of safety inspections, audits, and risk assessments

  • Proactively identifying safety requirements and delivering solutions

  • Participating and facilitating incident investigation and closure

  • Monitoring compliance of all policies, procedures, systems and services

What you'll need to succeed

  • Minimum Cert IV in WHS

  • Have 3-5 years' experience within a Safety Department

  • Transport experience preferred or blue-collar experience highly desirable

  • Have negotiation and influencing skills

  • Be proficient with computer systems including MS applications

What you'll get in return
This company has a strong, positive culture with a supportive working environment with training and development on offer.

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 cover letter to

SA Licence number : LHS 297508