Job title: HSEQ Manager | Commercial Construction
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Other Locations
Industry: Commercial Construction
Salary $180000 - $210000 per annum
Reference: BH-13745
Contact name: Jack Young
Contact email:
Job description
My client is looking for an experienced HSEQ Manager to join their commercial team. Reporting directly to the Head of Health, Safety and Environment, you will develop and manage all health, safety, environment and quality imitative and strategies while supporting and guiding operational staff through HSEQ issues.

The Company
  • A company with over 25 years industry exposure, starting of in the Residential sector and now taking over the commercial industry.
  • Projects varying in size, valuing anywhere from $5m - $40m.
  • They have a fantastic portfolio of projects – Education, Warehouses, Mixed Use, Supermarkets, petrol stations and more.
  • Head office centrally based in Melbourne and projects based throughout Victoria.

  • Review current HSEQ standards within the organisation.
  • Develop an in depth understanding of current HSEQ performance strengths and weaknesses.
  • Design an HSEQ strategy to focus on lifting the organisation’s HSEQ culture and performance.
  • Provide strategic HSEQ advice to the Managing Director and senior leadership team.
  • Develop metrics to better measure HSEQ performance and provide monthly reports.
  • Maintain all ISO, FSE and other existing HSEQ related accreditations.
  • Review existing processes and procedures to identify opportunities for streamlining or improvement.
  • Identify strategic HSEQ risks and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Develop the profile of HSEQ within the organisation to escalate the prioritisation of related matters.
  • Spread HSEQ understanding into all areas of the organisation.
  • Work to develop the organisation’s HSEQ culture in a manner that encourages employees to improve performance in HSEQ.  
  • Implement systems and initiatives to improve performance in HSEQ.
  • Regularly visit all sites to assist project management teams.
  • Provide clear guidance on acceptable HSEQ standards for all employees.
  • Oversee subcontractor documentation to ensure compliance with minimum standards.
  • Review accident, illness, incident and WorkSafe reports to ensure all necessary action has been taken to best prevent re-occurrence and communicate learnings to the organisation.
  • Oversee the organisation’s worker’s compensation scheme and rehabilitation service.
Requirements of the role
  • Tertiary qualifications in OHS.
  • Must have experience working in either the commercial or residential sector
  • Computer skills and experience with HSEQ systems.
  • Excellent understanding of construction processes.
  • Excellent documentation management skills.
  • Mastery of construction related safety legislation.
  • Mastery of construction related industrial relations.
  • Able to communicate effectively to large groups of workers.
  • Safety auditing experience for commercial construction projects.
If this role sounds like you, please apply within or give Jack Young a call/text on 0492 188 335 / for a confidential discussion - after hours and weekend calls are fine.
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