Senior Safety Adviser

Suburban Rail Loop Authority is responsible for all aspects of the project including planning and development of the reference design, investment case, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to precinct planning, construction delivery and project commissioning. This is a unique career opportunity to join a transformational city-shaping infrastructure project in its early stages and to help drive the best connectivity, liveability and productivity outcomes for Melbourne. You will work in a high performing environment alongside skilled and experienced experts who are bringing to life some of the most forward-thinking ideas in the rail infrastructure and precincts space.
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Department: Suburban Rail Loop Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/FS/028620
Closing Date: 27-Oct-2020
Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: PD - Senior Safety Adviser.docx (Word, 65KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Fiona Sutherland

Position Details

About the opportunity

As the Senior Safety Adviser, you will be responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of best practice health and safety management systems. You will be responsible for the establishment and ongoing management of the health and safety management system for SRLA staff, contractors and community interactions. You will work with and across all functional disciplines at SRLA and the wider MTIA (Major Transport Infrastructure Authority) & Department of Transport government health & safety network, with a particularly close working relationship across NELP. Working with minimal supervision, this position requires demonstrated capability in delivering health & safety management, assurance, reporting and compliance activities. You will also manage a small systems and reporting team. Excellent communication skills and a strong ability to influence a broad range of stakeholders are vital.  

Reporting to the Manager, Safety Programs this role will lead the development and the maintenance of the SRLA health and safety management system and the associated tools that enables project delivery and unrivalled health and safety performance.


Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter and Resume. We want to know why you want to work for Suburban Rail Loop Authority, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

Applications close 11:59 pm – Tuesday 27 October 2020. Please note, appointment of successful applicants will be made subject to a satisfactory pre-employment conditions check.



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