Safety & Sustainability Officer

Job Location: Brisbane Northern Suburbs
Employer: ALS Laboratory Group – Shared Services
Full time

About the Position
This position, based at Stafford, Brisbane, will assist with our HSE and sustainability program across Queensland and will work with and support the laboratory operations, senior management and the HSE team.  Ensuring compliance with safety and environmental standards, laboratory and field safety standards, the successful candidate will provide advice and support to management and staff on sustainability and HSE issues, facilitate injury management and rehabilitation programs.
Key duties, tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • HSE and sustainability matters for the ALS Life Sciences business across Queensland
  • Assist in the design and implementation of Sustainability programs for the business
  • Undertaking and participating in HSE audits and inspections in Brisbane and regional Queensland
  • Conducting and coordinating HSE training for staff
  • Identifying risks and impacts, undertaking risk assessments and implementing appropriate controls
  • Developing safe work instructions as required
  • Reviewing safety performance and providing feedback on areas of improvement
  • Participating in injury management and incident investigation
  • Assisting in the review and maintenance of our certification to safety and environmental standards
  • Liaising with regulatory authorities and other external bodies

About you
The ideal candidate possesses the following:

  • Minimum two years’ experience in an HSE or sustainability role
  • Certificate IV in safety or equivalent
  • Experience and / or active interest in sustainability and environmental programs
  • Good knowledge of applicable legislation, Codes or Practice, Australian Standards and other relevant documentation
  • Good communication, planning and organisational skills
  • Demonstrated judgement, investigative and problem-solving skills
  • Drivers licence
  • Willingness to travel

Benefits & Culture
At ALS we believe that the people we employ are what makes ALS the great company it is today. We offer many benefits to staff, including and not limited to:

  • Health fund discounts with Bupa
  • Opportunity to salary sacrifice car costs with Autopia
  • Corporate superannuation benefits with Sunsuper
  • Online learning system with extensive modules of choice
  • Friendly working environment with accessible management
  • Opportunities to progress and develop your career within ALS including global opportunities for suitable candidates

We actively support a diverse workforce and encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply
Looking for further details?
Applications covering relevant qualifications and any related experience will be treated with the strictest confidence, and should be submitted via the link above.
Applications close 24 December 2021

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