WHS & Risk Business Partner


Location: Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney

Job Type: Full time


  • Excellent Remuneration package
  • National role overseeing WHS across Arcadis Australia Pacific
  • Flexible work options and supportive, inclusive culture

Our Workplace Health Safety & Risk Business Partner, reporting into the AusPac WHS Manager, will partner with our internal stakeholders to ensure our leading engineering consultancy is fully effective in mitigating its WHS & Enterprise Risk profile and maintain our culture of health and safety interdependence.

Your key objectives will be to:

  • Support the effective implementation of the WHS Management System across all three of our national business units
  • Maintain and enhance the enterprise risk management framework
  • Ensure our workers are appropriately supported to achieve the required WHS expectations of their role through various avenues
  • Apply an evidence and risk-based approach in determining opportunities to continuously improve our approach to WHS & risk management.

In undertaking the above actions, you will have the opportunity to make this role your own and grow your career while working in a flexible and supportive setting.

We offer a hybrid working environment where you can work from home and use the office as a collaboration space. In joining Arcadis, you will become part of a tier one consultancy with over 33,000 Arcadians across 350 offices worldwide.

About Us

At Arcadis, we know places, spaces and communities. We create livable cities and make a positive impact on quality of life. We work on the greenfield master planned communities you live in, the mixed-use developments you shop at and the infrastructure you travel on. We’ve been integral to shaping Australia and are continuing our journey to improve the quality of life.

About You

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Occupational Health & Safety 
  • ICAM investigation certification
  • Advanced knowledge of ISO 31000:2018 and ISO 450001:2018 
  • Extensive experience in all facets of WHS and risk management
  • Demonstrated experience working in construction, engineering, professional services or a similar industry is desirable
  • Experienced in developing and implementing contemporary WHS cultural improvement programs
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing WHS policies, procedures, processes and practices within a national organisation
  • High level of personal integrity, ethical standards and interpersonal skills 

You’ll get to enjoy great employee benefits program that is competitive, flexible, and responsive to the changing needs of todays’ employees while gaining culture and career advancement. We offer career development opportunities, extended and flexible leave policies, excellent rewards and remuneration program along with inclusive and collaborative environment.

As an equal opportunity employer, we value and promote diversity at Arcadis and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

  • WORK180 Certified Employer
  • 2020 WGEA Equal Opportunity Employer of Choice for Gender Equality
  • 2018 Great Place to Work certified employer

What now?

If you’re interested, please apply or visit our careers page for more information: www.arcadis.com/auscareers

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