The Yarra City Council is committed to efficiently and effectively servicing the community to the highest standards, protecting, enhancing and developing the City’s physical and social environment and building the population and business base. A major imperative of the Organisation is the introduction of a best services framework with an emphasis on customer service and continuous improvement.
The City Works Branch forms part of the City Works and Assets Division that contributes directly to the achievement of those organisational goals. The City Works Branch is responsible for asset maintenance, open space maintenance, waste minimisation, waste and recycling services, street cleansing services, fleet maintenance and management; and other services provided through the City Works depot.
We are looking for an Operational OHS Advisor to join the team at Yarra City Council Clifton Hill Depot, City Works Branch. An individual who can provide guidance, advice and support to managers in regard to the provision of their OHS responsibilities and the achievement of best practice OHS standards and Council’s organisational objectives.
The Operational OHS Advisor role is to ensures safety management processes & systems are well documented, performs an advisory function to staff at all levels and assists the Manager City Works in discharging their responsibilities.
The individual will develop, plan and implement OHS systems to enable the effective management of operational risks and undertake audits of work locations and/or processes & reviews to ensure compliance with Council’s OHS Management System/Policy, legislative, compliance and accreditation requirements and drive completion of resulting actions as required and identified.
You will have the ability to plan, prioritise and deliver within timeframes in an environment of change and conflicting demands, taking into account organisation and external constraints opportunities.
For further information see the Position Description below or contact Oliver McNulty, Manager City Works on 9025 5150
D19 136276 901536 - Operational OHS Advisor - Position Description.pdf
Applications close on Sunday 22 May 2022
In your application, the selection panel will assess your CV against the technical skills, abilities, and qualifications of the Position Description as well as your separate responses to the Key Selection Criteria.
This position is subject to satisfactory Police Check and proof of COVID-19 double Vaccination prior to commencement. The successful candidate also must hold a current Victorian driver’s license. Pre-employment checks are not used by Yarra City Council to prevent any applicant from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.
Yarra City Council is committed to being a child safe organisation and supports flexible and accessible working arrangements for all. This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer. We draw pride and strength from our diversity, remain open to new approaches and actively foster an inclusive workplace that celebrates the contribution made by all our people.