Corporate Safety Specialist

Alinta Energy

Location: Melbourne, Morwell, Sydney

Job Type: Full time


  • Hybrid working combining Sydney office-based and work from home
  • Supportive and inclusive workplace fostering strong collaboration
  • Fabulous new role with a strong emphasis on psychosocial well-being

Want a better job?

You’ll find it at Alinta Energy. We’re making energy better for our more than 1.1 million customers – and we’re making work life better for our 1,000+ people too.

We believe in better

At Alinta Energy, we’re a friendly bunch working to be the best energy company. Our culture is collaborative, and our passion drives positive change for people and the planet.

Over the past decade, we’ve evolved from a Western Australian residential gas retailer to one of Australia’s largest energy retailers, generators, investors, and developers with infrastructure across Australia and New Zealand.

Australian energy is getting bigger – and better

Australia’s energy system is undergoing the biggest transformation in its history and we’re right there with it.

We generate and distribute 3,000 MW of energy from our sites across Australia and New Zealand. From the Pilbara to the Latrobe Valley, up to Queensland and across to Auckland, our 1,000-strong team is delivering reliable electricity and gas services for today and developing sustainable energy solutions for tomorrow.

All our customer service is onshore at our award-winning Morwell, Victoria, customer experience hub and in Perth, WA. We have offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth.

Help us make energy better

About the role:

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Corporate Safety Specialist to join our Corporate Services team based in Sydney. This role will play a crucial role in providing support and intervention advice to stakeholders across the business and assist with the implementation of effective strategies to reduce psychosocial and office-based safety risks across the company.

Reporting to the Group Safety Manager, this permanent, full-time role requires a deep understanding of psychological principles, strong interpersonal skills, and a commitment to promoting mental and emotional well-being.

In this role, you’ll be:

  • Assisting the business to ensure effective controls to manage psychosocial risks across the business
  • Strengthen organisation understanding of psychosocial risks by developing educational material and conduct coaching / training as required
  • Foster strong relationships with cross-functional stakeholders by proactively integrating into teams and attending the appropriate team, business-unit, and consultation meetings
  • Ensure office safety committees meet their safety obligations, including ensuring there are sufficiently trained first aid officers and emergency wardens at each location
  • Involvement with Office Ergonomics, HSE System Management, RTW Management and Wellbeing HSE Communication.

Ideally, you’ll bring to the role:

  • Bachelor degree in Organisational Psychology / Psychology / Occupational Therapy / or safety management systems
  • Experience with corporate safety business partnering role and communication
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven experience in a similar role with a strong focus on implementing psychosocial well-being
  • Experience operating in a matrix organisation/ change management environment would be looked upon favourably

This is a great opportunity for an experienced and passionate Corporate Safety Specialist who is looking to join a small team in a supportive, welcoming, and professional environment.

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One the best things about Alinta Energy is we discover better together. If you like the sound of that, and you’re a match for the role, we’d love to talk to you.

Alinta Energy. That’s better.

Alinta Energy is a 2023 Circle Back Initiative employer. We commit to respond to every applicant.

If you application progresses, we will need to complete background and pre-employment checks, such as immigration checks, reference checks, criminal background checks, qualification checks, and additional checks for roles related to finance.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Click ‘Apply’ to submit your application.
Closing date: 2 October 2023

You’ve got this!