Health & Safety Consultant

Alcoa Australia

Location: Banksiadale

Job Type: Full time


Shape Your World

At Alcoa, you will become an essential part of our purpose: to turn raw potential into real progress. The way we see it, every Alcoan is a work-shaper, team-shaper, idea-shaper, world-shaper.

At Alcoa, you’re an essential part of our purpose: to turn raw potential into real progress. This is an opportunity for you to bring your wealth of experience to the team and help shape the future of sustainability with world-changing innovations and low-carbon technologies. You have the power to shape things to make them better.

About the Role:

Are you an experienced Health and Safety professional and craving a new challenge in your career?

In this dynamic role we have an exciting opportunity at WA Mining for a roving Health & Safety Consultant. Reporting to the Health & Safety Manager, the position is critical to the Huntly and Willowdale locations to assist in the reduction of risk and improve the health and safety performance of the line organisation. This is a Monday to Friday drive in, drive out position primarily based at the Pinjarra HUB with travel to Huntly and Willowdale as a regular requirement. You will work closely with both locations providing Health & Safety coverage, support, technical advice and coaching to employees at all levels.

In addition to this, you will be ensuring that location level H&S audits are conducted, documented and appropriate corrective actions implemented to maintain compliance with company requirements.

Your flair for developing and delivering training programs will provide the opportunity to create positive improvements. You will also be leading teams on a variety of sponsored projects and activities within the department including safety representatives, project SPA's and supervisors.

This is an exciting time for Health and Safety within Alcoa. We are focused on developing improved systems and influencing major change in safety culture across the organisation.

What’s on offer:

  • Career development opportunities to pursue your passion

  • Monthly Leisure Day

  • Benefits allowance

  • Performance related bonus (variable)

  • 16 weeks paid parental leave scheme

  • Paid annual volunteer hours

  • Social and diversity focused engagement opportunities

What you can bring to the role:

  • Tertiary qualification in the Health and Safety field or related subject area

  • Strong Health & Safety related experience, ideally in an industrial environment.

  • Knowledge and application of legislative standards to ensure Alcoa’s compliance to H&S requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal enabling you to lead people in the continuous improvement of health and safety systems, and performance.

  • Contractor experience is desirable

  • Proficient in utilising Microsoft excel and various incidental management systems

If you have a passion for safety and would like to be a part of enhancing the Health and Safety within Alcoa’s Bauxite mining operations; then Alcoa would like to hear from you.

Applications Close

Thursday 12th October 2023

About the Location

Huntly is one of our two bauxite mines in Western Australia and it is the world’s second largest bauxite mine, supplying ore to Alcoa’s Pinjarra and Kwinana alumina refineries. Established in 1976 and located east of North Dandalup in WA. Bauxite ore from Alcoa’s Huntly and Willowdale mines helps to produce almost half of Australia’s alumina and approximately 19 per cent of Australia’s aluminium. Our workplace is an inclusive and respectful environment, where we embrace change, new ideas and equal opportunity to succeed. Come shape your career with us!

We are values led, vision driven and united by our purpose of transforming raw potential into real progress.  Our commitments to Inclusion, Diversity & Equity include providing trusting workplaces that are safe, respectful and inclusive of all individuals, free from discrimination, bullying and harassment and that our workplaces reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.   

This is a place where you are empowered to do your best work, be your authentic self, and feel a true sense of belonging. Come join us and shape your career! 

Your work. Your world. Shape them for the better.

You’ve got this!