Canterbury-Bankstown Council

WHS Business Partner

Posted: 25 Nov
Closes: 08 Dec
Bankstown, New South Wales


  • Temporary Full Time opportunity (up to 12 months)
  • Work for an employer of choice!
  • Bankstown location
The Work Health and Safety Business Partner opportunity will assist low risk business units to develop, implement, audit and continually improve the organisation's Safety Management System in accordance with the requirements of WHS legislation and associated standards.

Some of your duties in this role will include

• Liaise with all level of staff and management to actively educate and promote the Safety Management System.
• Identify opportunities for improvement to Safety Management System documentation and workplace practices.
• Act as a WHS consultant, providing timely and accurate reporting and advice to managers and staff within low risk council business units
• Coordinate the Return To Work functions for low risk units
• Ensure achievement of organisational lead and lag indicators.
• Assist with WHS audits, quarterly reporting and other Safety Management System programs

*For a complete list of duties, please refer to the position description

The successful applicant will possess:

• Qualifications in WHS or equivalent experience
• Experience in implementing Safety Management System processes and procedures.
• Class C drivers’ licence.
• Knowledge of the WHS legislative framework
• The ability to interpret and apply legislation to meet business requirements.

This opportunity is offered on a Temporary Full-time basis (up to 12 months)

The salary range for this opportunity commences at $82.358 (Grade G, Step1) + 10% super

Click on the link below to access salary information for all steps within the designated Grade

How to apply:

Applications must be submitted online by clicking the 'Apply' button below and creating a login using your email address.

When submitting your application, make sure to address the Essential Criteria mentioned in the below Position Description in your covering letter.

We pride ourselves on being a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people. We encourage people with a disability or culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Council is committed to ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of all team members and other workers. Our COVIDSafe Workplace Policy requires all team members to be fully vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment with Canterbury Bankstown Council.

Applications close at 11:59 pm on Wednesday 8 December 2021

For more information, please contact Anna Alexander (Team Leader Safety) on 02 9707 9874

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