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Senior Health & Safety Advisor

Vacancy number • PUB406608

Senior Health & Safety Advisor

  • Queensland
  • Closes 6 April
  • 60 hours
  • Professional Courses

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About this job

  • Industry: Renewable Energy
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: Queensland

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 60
  • Closing date: Saturday, 6 April 2024


Are you a seasoned Health & Safety professional looking to make a meaningful impact in the renewable energy sector? Our client, a global leader in clean energy solutions are seeking a dynamic and experienced Senior Health & Safety Advisor to join their team on their exciting project in Gladstone QLD

About this role

Based in Gladstone QLD the focus of this role will be to offer support, advice and mentoring throughout all phases of this exciting Hydrogen Project.

Reporting directly to the Construction Manager, you will be instrumental in monitoring and assisting with implementation of the clients Health and Safety Management System, while providing specialist H&S advice, and influence positive safety behaviors throughout all levels of the organisation.

Key Accountabilities

  • Influencing positive safety interactions and driving practical outcomes whilst ensuring industry best practice is applied.
  • Provide mentorship and Safety Leadership through positive engagement with the client and Contractor Management Teams across the Project;
  • Collaborate with Contractors Management Team to ensure alignment with the clients Health and Safety Management System, current legislation and best practice;
  • Assist with conducting incident investigations at the site level, completion of incident / investigation.
  • Assist with the development of Team Based Risk Assessments and Critical Risk Assessment Workshops for the scope of work you are responsible for;
  • Assist the team and Contractor Management team in their accountability to implement, monitoring and reviewing of the site Safety Management system, whilst driving H&S initiatives;
  • Reinforcing the clients commitment to preventing injuries, illnesses, and damage to property;


  • Extensive experience in construction, processing or mining operations
  • Tertiary qualifications in Workplace Health and Safety (or equivalent);
  • Lead Investigator (ICAM)
  • Cert IV Training and Assessment or similar
  • Lead or internal Auditor certificate
  • Cert IV Leadership and Management or similar
  • Experience in contractor management
  • Experience in Risk Management


  • Gladstone QLD based role
  • Monday - Friday roster
  • 12 contract with potential to extend
  • Amazing opportunity to work on a Hydrogen/renewables project

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, 120 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Darren Leavey quoting publication number: PUB406608