Health & Safety Business Partner


Aurecon brings ideas to life to design a better future. Imagining what is possible, we turn problems into solutions. We provide advisory, design, delivery and asset management services on variety of projects across the globe. We seek to unravel complexity, create clarity and invent new value for clients and we use our unique thinking to provide innovative solutions. To see more, visit http://www.aurecongroup.com/en/thinking.aspx

We bring ideas to life by partnering with clients and use our innovation and expertise, with technology, to solve their complex problems. 

Our people are empowered to deliver our vision – fostering human achievement and enhancing communities, in partnership with our clients. Our projects are diverse and recognised for engineering and technical excellence by independent industry awards nationally and internationally. 

About the role:

We have an opportunity for a skilled & influential practitioner to take on a newly created role as our Health & Safety Business Partner, Victoria and South Australia.  The position will have the predominant focus of rolling out our global H&S Strategy across the region, partnering closely with the Regional Director and her leadership team whilst also providing operational support to project teams within Aurecon’s offices and across client-owned project sites.

The requirements of the position will include:

  • Provide H&S guidance and management support to the broader Victorian & South Australian business.
  • Work with the Health & Safety leadership team to translate and localise the global H&S strategy in a regional framework and ensure its effective implementation across both locations.
  • Monitor compliance with H&S procedures through review and auditing programs in line with the regional H&S plans.
  • Prepare reports for internal and external management.
  • Form part of Aurecon global H&S team and perform corporate H&S projects as directed by the Head of Health and Safety

What we are looking for:

We’re looking for an experienced professional, degree qualified in H&S, Engineering or Business at a Diploma level or higher who can demonstrate:

  • Experience in an Engineering, Consulting, Construction or other heavy industry.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in the successful implementation and maintenance of H&S management systems.
  • Well-developed communication, interpersonal, negotiation and facilitation skills to maintain the current change process
  • Excellent skills in managing time, setting priorities, planning, communicating and organising.
  • Demonstrated ability to positively influence improved safety outcomes.
  • Strong internal and external customer service focus with experience in establishing a robust and strong H&S culture.

At Aurecon, we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, encourages sustainability and promotes teamwork and work life balance. We offer an attractive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work on high profile projects together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We also support flexible work practices and are willing to negotiate work hours to meet your and Aurecon’s needs in line with our commitments as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality.

If this opportunity is something you would be interested in exploring further, please register your interest by using the "Apply Now" button below, or for a confidential discussion, please contact Steven Nield in our Melbourne office on +61 3 9975 3699

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