Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date



Manager Health, Safety And Wellbeing

City of Greater Geelong - Geelong, VIC

HR & Recruitment
Source: uWorkin


About us
We are committed to working together for a thriving community. We do this by delivering over 130 services to our rapidly growing population and working hard to protect and improve what it is that makes Greater Geelong such a great place to live.

We're going through an exciting period of change that will help us serve our community better. From digital modernisation to the contemporary office we're building in Central Geelong, now more than ever is a great time to join our diverse and inclusive team.

About the Role
Reporting to the Director, P&C, you will lead a highly motivated team and be responsible for the design and execution of the City's strategic direction of Health, Safety & Wellbeing.

This role will be instrumental in building a strong health, safety and wellbeing culture that recognises and responds appropriately to the full range of risks to which our people are exposed.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide strategic and tactical advice to the Director, People & Culture and other senior leaders to ensure that modern Health, Wellbeing & Safety systems and practices are implemented across the organisation.
  • Build systems and processes which drive accountability for achieving strategic and operational health, safety and wellbeing goals at all levels within the organisation.
  • Support the Executive Leadership team in role modelling, teaching and coaching health, safety and wellbeing values driven decision making across the organisation.
  • Provide advice, guidance and support to the injury management operations, premium reviews and act as the liaison officer for our WorkCover Agent.
  • Develop, measure and monitor Health, Safety & Wellbeing analytics to optimise the Health, Safety & Wellbeing agenda.
  • Lead the investigation of major incidents and serious accidents.
About you
To be successful in this role, you will have experience in designing, implementing and embedding Health, Safety and Wellbeing best practice strategies and frameworks in a complex and diverse organisation based on AS/NZS ISO 4801.
  • Experience in undertaking incident, emergency, crisis management and business continuity activities within operational functions of a multi-site business or organisation.
  • Experience in managing insurance policies or working as an insurance advisor
  • Highly developed leadership skills, with demonstrated ability to build a positive and values-based team culture
  • Ability to build effective relationships, influence and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders to build a strong health, safety and wellbeing culture
  • Highly developed conceptual and analytical skills, with proven ability to monitor and analyse trends and make recommendations
  • Tertiary qualification in Health and Safety field
As a member of our team, you'll enjoy the benefits of:
  • flexible work arrangements
  • paid parental leave (14 weeks)
  • a healthy and safe environment
  • our employee wellbeing program
  • discounted memberships at Swim Sport and Leisure facilities
  • career development opportunities.
Applications and Enquiries
Click the Position Description link to view more information about this position. Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria as listed in the position description.

Click the Apply for this job button to submit your application or find out more about this opportunity.

City of Greater Geelong values equal opportunity, fairness and enjoys a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, and people of all other cultural backgrounds.

Advertised: 11 Mar 2021 10:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 25 Mar 2021 5:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

City of Greater Geelong