Location: Yatala, QLD, Australia
Date Posted: Dec 3, 2019
Caterpillar of Australia is currently seeking an energetic, highly motivated Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator to join our Queensland Distribution Centre (QDC) based in Yatala, QLD. Reporting to the Logistics Centre Manager, this role will be responsible for the proactive & effective coordination of all safety related activities across the facility. The successful applicant must have a drive and passion for safety. This role will ideally suit someone who has had prior experience in the safety field and is wanting a more challenging and diverse role with a large organisation.
Support, guide and coach the Leadership Team to effectively execute all Safety Initiatives in line with our strategy
Ensure compliance with relevant Safety and environmental legislation and corporate policies
Develop, implement and review safety procedures and policies and ensure compliance throughout the facility
Initiate and launch engaging safety initiatives to drive Caterpillar’s ‘zero injury’ objective throughout the facility focusing on the embedment of a safety first and accountability culture
Be an active member of all safety initiatives programs
Perform risk assessments, manage existing/arising hazards and incidents and provide recommendations of corrective and preventative measures
Manage audit activities for the facility including safety and environmental audits, generating relevant leading indicators
Collaborate with stakeholders and external sources to provide relevant safety related training to QDC employees
Oversee the Emergency Safety Procedure and coordinate regular refresher training
Coordinate injury management via return to work plans as required
Conduct safety inductions and validations of Safe Work Methods
To be successful in the position, the suitable candidate must possess:
You must hold Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency to be eligible for this position.