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Safety Advisor

Vacancy number • PUB408380

Safety Advisor

  • Closes 22 July
  • 40 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Building & Construction
  • Area of expertise: Construction & Commissioning
  • Location: BRISBANE

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Closing date: Monday, 22 July 2024


Brunel have partnered with a National builder who is a longstanding operator in the market completing projects up to $400m+. They are experiencing an incredibly successful period in Brisbane with some iconic projects coming up in 2024 and beyond.

They are looking for a Full Time, Permanent Safety Advisor with the initial project being a New Build commercial construction valued $150m+ on the Southern side of Brisbane.

This is an important project to deliver for the Queensland community and a chance to work for a builder that will skyrocket your career growth potential both internally and externally.

You'll be joining a well established team with a trusted leader and years of experience delivering projects of a similar scale.

About this role


Our client have been operating in this industry for years with highly effective processes / procedures in place and a heavy emphasis on safety. As a Safety Advisor, you will work to ensure safety is maintained to a high standard on site:

  • Ensuring compliance with safety regulations and standards.
  • Developing and implementing safety plans tailored to different projects.
  • Conducting regular site audits to identify and mitigate safety hazards, documenting findings, and recommending corrective actions.
  • Having a strong influence on and being able to manage a diverse range of people.
  • Leading safety meetings to foster a culture of safety awareness, discuss concerns, and reinforce safety protocols.
  • Investigating accidents, near-misses, and safety violations, and providing recommendations to prevent future incidents.
  • Maintaining accurate records of safety inspections, incident reports, training sessions, and safety-related communication.


  • Minimum Cert IV in Workplace Health and Safety or equivalent (required).
  • 5+ years experience in safety Advisory within the commercial construction industry (required).
  • Experience working with the QLD union (or equivalent).
  • Experience on projects worth $50m+.
  • In-depth knowledge of Australian safety regulations.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to conduct risk assessments and develop effective safety strategies.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • A commitment to promoting a positive safety culture.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Working in a trusted, supportive and fully resourced team.
  • Opportunity to work on high value, quality projects with a trusted brand name.
  • Join a team where safety really is a priority.
  • Secure role within a stable company providing career development opportunities.
  • Employee wellbeing programme.
  • Regular social events and community involvement.

About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world.

We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Empowering people is our business. Our specialist recruiters strive to connect talented individuals with opportunities that align not only with your immediate expectations, but your long-term career trajectory as well. Brunel has built a reputation for working with some of the world’s largest and most innovative businesses. Talk to us about how we can help you to reach your goals.

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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Sinead Howard quoting publication number: PUB408380