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QHSE Manager

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Telfer, Australia

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The QHSE Manager is responsible for implementation and on-going support of HSEQ plans, policies, procedures, and compliance programs. You should be able to support the Plant’s Management Team with strategic HSE planning and program development to further improve the Plant’s HSE performance. This role will join our Telfer site based team on either a 15/13 or 8/6 roster (based on candidate) working 12-hour day shifts and will be offered as a Fixed-Term opportunity until the end of June 2023, with the possibility of extension.

Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, develop and manage all HSEQ policies and procedures.
  • Conduct periodic reviews of the Plant’s HSEQ programs and update as necessary to meet applicable regulations and/or corporate directives.
  • Maintain the environmental and safety compliance program to ensure compliance with applicable federal, state, and local HSE regulations and standards.
  • Review, update, and train employees on existing plant emergency response plans, spill prevention plans, fire prevention plans, risk management plans, stormwater pollution prevention plans, and other site-specific HSE plans and programs.
  • Communicate with regulatory agencies as necessary to address environmental reporting, deviations, and notices of non-compliance.
  • Coordinate and/or perform required environmental reporting and testing activities and ensure that required environmental programs and permits are properly implemented and that the Plant maintains full compliance with all permits.
  • Ensure that quarterly Plant safety inspections and periodic environmental program reviews are performed, and corrective actions are implemented in a timely manner.
  • Facilitate injury and near-miss investigations and generate related reports focusing on the root cause and ensuring that corrective measures are identified and implemented.
  • Interface with EthosEnergy management team to assist in developing and implementing Plant annual HSE plans, goals, and strategies for improving safety and environmental performance.
  • Conduct, manage and track safety and environmental related training.
  • Maintain all required HSE and medical screening records as required by applicable regulations and/or company procedures.
  • Strive to improve HSE skills and knowledge through continuing education and training.
  • Site Training
  • Quality systems + Auditing
  • Maintain EthosEnergy learning management records
  • Facilitate sourcing and booking mandatory training for site personnel
  • Maintenance of site mobilisation systems including but not limited to inductions & mobilisation
  • Collection and entry of site hazard identifications into client IMS system

Required Skills / Knowledge

  • Demonstrated knowledge of environmental and safety regulations, accident/injury prevention, high risk work activities, contractor management computer and communication skills.
  • Ability to deal with complex safety.
  • Working knowledge of the Mine Safety and Inspection Regulations
  • Expertise in accident prevention and environmental and safety regulations
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Self-starter with a high degree of initiative and the ability to work both independently and within a team.


  • Experience in working in a Power Plant environment is preferred.
  • Over 3 years in a similar HSE Management/ Superintendent role

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or Diploma in HSE, Certification in Quality would be highly regarded

Physical Requirements

  • N/A

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