First listed on: 05 July 2020

Occupational Health and Safety Specialist

About the RFDS (Central Operations)

We are leaders in providing aeromedical and primary health care services to people in remote, rural and regional locations across South Australia and the Northern Territory.  As we head toward our 100th year of providing services, we launch a new strategic plan with a focus on becoming more specialised, more innovative and a better connected health service provider.

About this Opportunity

This newly created role will offer you the opportunity to design and implement workplace specific occupational health programs.  Reporting to the Manager Health, Safety, Wellbeing and Quality Systems, you will provide occupational health advisory services, project leadership and clinical services across South Australia and the Northern Territory.

About You

You will have extensive experience in managing health and safety in a similar, high risk industry. Being degree qualified in Occupational Health and Safety Management or equivalent you will have an innate ability to motivate and influence others in maintaining a healthy and safe workplace.  As well as your knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation for Injury Management you will have the ability to design and implement workplace Occupational Health programs.

Proven experience with continuous improvement initiatives for Safety Management systems will also be highly regarded.

Why join us?

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best.  We offer attractive remuneration including salary packaging benefits.  This is a full-time, 12 month contract role located at our Adelaide Base.

If you are keen to work in an organisation that makes a real difference to all Australians, apply now.

Applications close 14 July 2020

For the position description or to apply, please click the pink 'apply' button to be redirected to our Career Centre.

Please note, we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the published closing date.  Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an application as early as possible.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an equal opportunity employer that fosters a positive culture and offers a diverse, safe and supportive work environment.

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