HSE Advisor Job Mining in Australia

Job Ref: ITM8965201

Applications close on 28 November 2022

  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Challenging and dynamic position supporting Rio Tinto Exploration Projects in Western Australia
  • Permanent Full Time | Perth based with ad hoc site travel


HSE Advisor Job Mining in Australia

About The Role

We are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to provide health and safety support to our exploration teams across the Western Australian Rio Tinto assets. This is a great opportunity for an established HS professional looking to grow their career and develop their skills further in the field of exploration.Wea re an open, connected global team that includes some of the industry’s best and brightest minds. We offer competitive, performance-focussed remuneration and wide range of benefits to reward your contribution. With a global reach, the opportunities to develop and grow your career are broad and excitingReporting to the HSE Business Partner for Safety, Technical and Projects and working in a collaborative community within our Global HSE team you will be responsible for

  • Being part of a team of HSE professionals who are seen as trusted partners and who enable operational excellence
  • Providing advice and support with implementation of legislated health and safety requirements
  • Supporting operational leaders and contractor partners to build their safety leadership capabilities
  • Supporting the implementation of the Rio Tinto Safety Maturity Model improvement action plan
  • Embedding and sustaining critical risk management
  • Prevention of catastrophic events and eliminating injuries
  • Risk management and supporting material risk reduction
  • Supporting roll out of HS fundamentals initiatives, training and coaching programs such as Prestart meetings, Quality Safety Interactions and Leadership in Field programs
  • Coach, support and influence leaders with the utilisation of safety tools and standards
  • Support assurance programs (first party, business conformance and regulatory assessments)
  • Incident management including investigation, analysis, corrective action development and quality control of incident data

What You’ll Bring

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Experience working in an operational health and safety role, coupled with a passion for, and sound knowledge of health, safety and environment
  • Extensive operational experience in the resource or exploration drilling industry
  • Qualified in Health, Safety, Engineering or relevant and/or commensurate experience in a similar role
  • Strong engaging and influencing skills, with the ability to coach leaders and to think strategically
  • An ability to work in a fast-paced environment managing competing priorities supporting multiple stakeholder groups with strong problem solving skills
  • Computer skills including experience using prospect reporting tools and Microsoft office suite
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Solutions based mind-set

It will also be beneficial if you have

  • Previous experience supporting Mineral Exploration and or drilling in a mining environment

What We Offer

  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • Flexible working from home arrangements as per operational requirements
  • 18 weeks of gender-neutral and equal paid parental leave, with continued superannuation contributions whilst employees are on unpaid or half paid parental leave
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Company provided insurance cover
  • Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support
  • Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more); and
  • Local relocation packages offered for Australian residents only


How To Apply

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