Occupational Health and Safety Officer
Temporary, Full Time – 6 months contract
Regional Office, Katherine
Level 6 Indicative $56,794 Plus 9.5% Super
6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading
10 days personal leave
Remote Area Allowance
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About the Role
The Occupational Health and Safety Officer is responsible for the ongoing roll of the Council’s safety systems and procedures. This position requires hands-on involvement in civil, building construction and maintenance projects undertaken by Council staff and contractors in regional communities. The role is responsible for safe work practices, establishment and maintenance of approved management systems to ensure Council’s compliance and integrity maintained.
The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work as part of a team, preferably with demonstrated experience working the Council management, staff members, and contractors to achieve positive outcomes. You must be computer literate with the ability to utilise various software applications to produce reports and presentations.