Occupational Health and Safety Officer


Positions Type

Temporary, Full Time – 6 months contract


Regional Office, Katherine

Salary Range

Level 6 Indicative $56,794 Plus 9.5% Super

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


10 days personal leave

Remote Area Allowance

Enjoy Job Security & Benefits of the Council Sector!

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.


Applications close 19th December 2018


your resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about this opportunity with Council Contact:

Tina Beltran


PO Box 19, Katherine NT 0851
29 Crawford Street,
Katherine East NT 0850

Contact us

P: (08) 8972 0777
F: (08) 8971 0856