First listed on: 13 September 2017

Senior Health and Fitness for Work Specialist - Permanent, Full Time

Imagine yourself in this picture:

You have people at heart, which means you care about the people you work with and the environment that they work in. As a result you continuously aspire to create a safe and healthy working environment for all. In this lead role you will take a proactive approach in the consideration of the Health and Safety of people at work, our communities, our contractors and visitors.

As the Senior Health & Fitness for Work Specialist you will be responsible for the development, implementation and governance of the Health and Fitness for Work Program. You will provide specialist advice and support directed towards ensuring Powerlink continues to meet it's regulatory, contractual and governance obligations. In doing so you will contribute to achieving performance improvement through the adoption of best practice Health and Fitness for Work principles and learning's.

Who are you?

You are an expert in developing and implementing successful Corporate Health and Fitness for Work Programs, interpreting and analysing standards, practices, processes and data in order to generate information and reports to support managers in their decision making processes. Your overall drive and ambition is to help the business understand related risk, data and develop and implement management practices that create a safe and healthy working environment for all.

If you believe that you have the required experience in providing professional advice to management and stakeholders on developing and implementing Health and Fitness for Work Programs within high risk industries, the application of Australian Health and Fitness for Work Legislation and managing Allied Health Service and Support Contracts supported by either a Bachelor in Health Science, Degree in HSE or Occupational Health, we encourage you to submit your application now.

What is on offer?

You will be part of a dedicated team of HSE professionals, your contribution will be essential in monitoring, developing and implementing a successful Health and Fitness for Work Program in a complex organisational environment. To achieve this and to continuously improve Powerlink’s HSE performance, Powerlink’s HSE Program sets policy, systems and practices which are driven by a proactive commitment to identify and manage HSE risks.

This is a permanent, full time position, based in our corporate head office on the Northside in Brisbane, we offer a range of great benefits to our employees including free on-site parking, subsidised cafeteria and gym, excellent remuneration packages and flexible work arrangements, to name but a few.

How do you apply?

Please click on the "Apply" button below to apply. Applications close at 5 PM on Friday, 22 September, 2017. Please monitor your e-mail regarding communication on progress of your application.

For further information about this opportunity, please see the Position Description attached.

Position Description - Senior Health and fitness for Work Program Specialist - September 2017.pdf

Powerlink Queensland is a government-owned corporation that owns, operates, develops and maintains the high voltage electricity transmission network across Queensland. Our vision is that we are a safe, commercial and performance focused organisation that creates and delivers valued outcomes. Our mission is to responsibly deliver transmission services that are valued by consumers, customers and the National Electricity Market. We have a talented workforce that is empowered to continue improving our already vibrant workplace culture and environment. We place high importance on our people, the environment, working safely and delivering high performance outcomes through behaving in a way that is safe, respectful, proactive, ethical and cooperative – Powerlink’s corporate values.

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