First listed on: 05 September 2023

Health and Safety Advisor (Regional SA)

The Company

I am working with an industry leader in agriculture and here is a quick snapshot about them:

From farm gate to consumer, we've got you covered! Our business handles everything from origination to transportation and marketing of agriculture commodities like grains, oil seeds, pulses and cotton. As one of the largest buyers of Australian commodities, we purchase directly from growers and supply consumers through our extensive logistics and marketing network. Our upcountry sites and port terminals, spanning across key growing regions in South Australia and western Victoria, ensure efficient storage and handling. Plus, with container packing and processing facilities in southern and eastern Australia, we are proud to be one of the largest businesses in this space. Not to mention, we are the biggest importer of protein meals into Australia, supplying product to a range of feed manufacturers and consumers. Trust us to handle your supply chain needs!

The Location
There are 3 permanent and full time positions available; each in regional SA locations as below:

  • Streaky Bay area
  • Port Pirie area
  • Bordertown area

This role will require relocation (not FIFO or DIDO) and a certain amount of financial contribution towards will be compensated by the employer.

The Role
As a WHS Advisor, you will drive positive health and safety change in the workplace and you will be responsible for advising leaders and workers on health and safety matters, ensuring compliance with legislation, policies, and guidelines, facilitating audits, and leading site visits and incident investigations. You will also be involved in developing high-quality documents and training material, managing WHS projects, and performing peer reviews. Join us in creating a safer and healthier workplace for all.

The responsibilities include:

  • Promoting a continuous improvement culture and implement best practice management systems in the workplace.
  • Monitor daily site tasks and provide advice on risks and controls
  • Ensure compliance with all company procedures, and regulatory and legislative requirements for Health and Safety.
  • Ensure that OHS induction and training is provided to all employees and subcontractors,
  • Manage Subcontractor compliance
  • Undertake audits to verify compliance.
  • Investigate any injuries, incidents and near misses and recommend appropriate corrective actions.
  • Co-ordinate return to work activities.

The Requirements

  • 5-10 years experience in a similar role
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships internally as well as externally
  • Degree, Diploma or similar and a current member of a relevant professional institution
  • Excellent skills in managing time, setting priorities, planning, communication and organising along with the ability to positively influence improved Health and Safety outcomes.

For the opportunity to become part of their team, please submit your up to date CV and cover letter to Ezgi Erdogan-Frost via the 'Apply' adjacent to the advert. To discuss the role further, please contact Ezgi Erdogan-Frost at 0419 381 964. Alternatively, you can email

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

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