SHEQ Manager - QLD


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Join the Ventia SHEQ Team as HSEQ Manager based in Queensland to support a mining contract. Consideration will be given to the incumbent being resident (full time) at the location, DIDO or FIFO (5/2 or 10/4 roster).

What's on Offer

  • Key leader position, partnering with the contract
  • Attractive salary (vehicle and housing available on site)
  • Access to a variety of Health and Wellness initiatives - including the EAP, Ventia's Healthy Minds program and Healthy Bodies program
  • Employee benefits such as corporate travel discounts, Novated leases, private health discounts, credit discounts and more

About the Role
Promoting a positive and generative approach to the health, safety, environment and quality functions within the business. Partnering with the contract you will advise and support the compliance and operational excellence with the SHEQ discipline including food safety matters. The role will also provide technical capability to drive the development, implementation, and continual improvement of the Integrated Management System to meet legal, contractual, and other business requirements. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Implement and manage SHEQ Management Plans and Business Improvement plans in line with the SHEQ strategy across the project
  • Ensure compliance with legislation, regulations and standards across all activities of the project
  • Undertake and lead investigations in relation to incidents / issues
  • Fostering a culture of "safety and health above all else" through implementing processes to ensure communication and compliance with SHEQ policies and procedures
  • Management of Covid 19 communications and general risk management
  • Ensuring risk registers and risk assessments are developed and maintained
  • Ensure Ventia's "Critical Risk Protocols" are embedded in the project
  • Driving participating from all staff for a safe workplace and zero impact on the environment
  • Monitor contracts statistical data and report to senior leadership weekly and monthly
  • Communicate and deliver on the contracts integrated Audit Schedule

About You
To be successful in this role you must:

  • A minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience in a similar or managerial position
  • Tertiary qualification in Work Health and Safety or similar
  • Formal training in incident investigation (ICAM)
  • Management systems and Lead Auditor Qualifications
  • Cert IV in Food Science or equivalent food safety knowledge (optional)
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment (optional)
  • Detailed knowledge of SHEQ legislation, regulatory requirements and ISO standards within a utility or infrastructure project environment
  • The ability to develop and execute strategies to ensure compliance and minimise risks while driving continuous improvement
  • The capability to follow instructions, work within guidelines and procedures, identify problems and seek advice to resolve issues relating to tasks
  • Demonstrated understanding of contractual KPI’s, commitment to HS&E through behaviours, visible and accountable leadership, and participation in monitoring of established working practices
  • Sound experience in conflict resolution
  • Possess strong leadership, personal drive, and motivation to achieve excellence in all that you do

About Ventia
Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.

We acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

How to Apply
Please click on the link below to submit your covering letter and resume.


Position Reference Number: 150985

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