Advisor - Health & Safety

Evolution Mining

Location: Mount Perry

Job Type: Not Specified


About us

Evolution Mining has evolved from a small company into a globally relevant gold mining business with a reputation of delivering value for all stakeholders. Our overriding priority is safety. We dare our people to think differently, we act like owners, and we live our values of safety, accountability, excellence, and respect. We want people’s time at Evolution to be a highlight of their career, forging a company that’s known for sustainable excellence, and attracting the best talent, not only to Evolution, but also to our industry.

Evolution Mining recognises that climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing all of us and that we need to take serious action if we are to have a future business, clean and productive environment and healthy society. Evolution supports the Paris Agreement and is committed to be net zero by 2050, and an interim target of reducing our emissions by 30% by 2030.

This is a site-based position, working at our Mt Rawdon operation. The Mt Rawdon Operation (MRO) is located 75km south-west of Bundaberg, Queensland and is surrounded by the traditional lands of the Byellee, Gooreng Gooreng, Gurang and Taribelang Bunda people who make up the Port Curtis Coral Coast native title claim group. Our local communities are Mt Perry, Gin Gin, Biggenden and Gayndah. Evolution has owned and operated Mt Rawdon since November 2011.

About the role

The purpose of this role is to assist, develop, implement, and monitor safety best practise at our Mt Rawdon Operation by coaching and guiding leaders and workers through the application of risk management processes and supporting tools. The successful applicant will help ensure health & safety systems are in place, understood by all stakeholders, effective and maintained to assist MRO to in becoming an industry leading organisation.

Other duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Strive for continuous improvement in work practices and foster a climate of positive change
  • Influence proactive safety behaviours through visible safety leadership
  • Engage stakeholders to proactively manage risk, including the facilitation of risk assessments, ICAM Investigations, proactively build and maintain positive working relationships through working collaboratively, demonstrating teamwork and mutual respect.
  • Lead and conduct workplace internal audits and inspections, providing feedback on compliance to line management
  • Co-ordinate rehabilitation and return to work activities for injured workers

About you

You will demonstrate your ‘safety first’ mindset and how you strive for excellence and take pride in your work. You will strive to improve, be bold in your thinking and be accountable for your work and ‘own it’. Working in a collaborative team you will be open to feedback, respect other’s opinions and challenge constructively to build trust and create an inclusive environment where everyone can do their best work.

You will have;

  • Minimum Diploma Work health and Safety and ideally Cert IV Training and Assessment
  • Cert III Mines Emergency Response & Rescue – highly desirable
  • Competent in writing and reviewing management plans, procedures, work method statements and other H&S related system documentation whilst also being able to see the ‘big picture’
  • Previous experience working in a similar capacity within a Health Safety & Training related discipline with exposure to mining and resources industry

What we can offer

At Evolution we offer a range of employee benefits, that we review on a regular basis, ensuring we are listening to what our employees want. If successful, you can expect to receive the following:

  • Competitive salary package
  • Various salary packaging options including novated car leasing, etc
  • 8/6 roster (12hr days)
  • Quarterly performance bonus
  • Complimentary life insurance and income protection

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to providing safe and inclusive work environments which allow our employees to be themselves. We support our employees' work-life integration and provide a stimulating environment to foster development and career growth.

We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

As part of the application process, Evolution will be collecting your personal information to assess your suitability for the role.

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