Job summary

Darwin NT, Australia, Oceania
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job type:
Full time

WHS Coordinator

About this job


WHS Coordinator - Darwin

About the role:

This is an exciting opportunity for a true WHS professional, with demonstrated experience in developing relevant strategies and delivering operational plans to meet the needs of a multiple faceted organisation. As WHS champion for the organisation, your purpose will be to evaluate, and continually evolve overall WHS practices whilst driving safety, injury management and wellbeing initiatives via multiple channels and mediums throughout the organisation. Your contribution will most definitely count as you continue to build the risk mitigation capabilities of our staff and ensuring our safety first culture is fostered and grown.

Keys to your success will be:

  • A clear track record of success in a similar role (minimum 3-5 years)
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate and interact with stakeholders at all levels
  • Demonstrated experience in moving safety thinking from compliance to behavioural
  • Recent previous experience working with a geographically dispersed organisation (preferably in regional and remote areas)
  • A passionate 'can do' attitude, flexibility and the ability to effect and embrace change
  • Australian tertiary qualifications in WHS Management
  • Current drivers licence and current White Card



About you:

  • You will be an engaging leader and subject matter expert in the field of workplace safety and wellbeing
  • You will have expertise in WHS legislation, safety auditing and safety implementation (from basic through to sophisticated systems)
  • You will be able to think and plan strategically whilst executing operational plans in a multi-site environment across multiple industry sectors.
  • With your strong communication and interpersonal skills, you will be able to work effectively at all levels and gain peoples trust and bring them on the journey
  • You must be able and prepared to travel in light aircraft frequently or drive long distances in what is some of Australia's most remote and beautiful country | including overnight stays

Culture & Benefits

This is a key role and an exceptional opportunity to join our values driven team at a positive time of progressive change. You will be rewarded for your contributions with a competitive remuneration package and benefits.

Are you the ideal candidate for the WHS Coorindator?

Submit your current CV, copy of WHS qualifications

Job keywords/tags:  OHS