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WHS Coordinator – Food industry

Salary: $60,000 - $70,000 Location: Ref: SD/02242
Great opportunity for a Health and safety professional to maintain strong results in this highly successful and well established food processor.

• Lead safety for the site
• Stable permanent full time position
• National company

A permanent full time position for a WHS Coordinator is available with an established national food processor based in Adelaide. The company have two sites, one is a high volume processing facility producing fresh product on a 24/7 operation and the other is a storage and distribution site based close by. This company has a very diverse business in Australia giving it great stability and plenty of opportunities to progress your career within. With a long successful history and a great internal culture, this is a great time to get on board with market leader. The company is seeking a ‘hands on’ Health and Safety professional to maintain strong safety results and a safety minded culture.

As the WHS Coordinator, your main objectives will be to ensure injuries are prevented, the site is compliant and the workforce is health and safety minded.

Your main duties will include:

• Assist with safety policy reviews and implement any efficiencies
• Report and document all incidents
• Conduct WHS related training and tool box talks
• Promote internal health programs
• Perform staff drug and alcohol testing
• Organise Safety inductions for new staff members and contractors
• Coordinate medicals for staff
• Manage first aid duties and supplies
• Liaise and advise all site managers on any WHS issues by providing detailed WHS knowledge
• Other duties as required

In order to be considered for this position, you must meet the following criteria:

• Tertiary qualifications in Workplace Health and Safety
• Experience in food / FMCG manufacturing environments is highly desirable
• Certificate IV in training and assessment with hands on training experience
• Advanced first aid certificate
• Strong communication and organisation skills

An attractive salary package of $70,000 + super is on offer. Interested applicants can apply through the link below or for a confidential discussion, please contact Stuart Dixon at Osborne Richardson Australia on 0405696655 or email

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