Associate Director, Work Health and Safety, Office of Human Resources

Location
Sydney, Australia
Posted
18 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
03 May 2019
Ref
1681/19
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Western Sydney University is a modern, forward-thinking, research-led university, located at the heart of Australia’s fastest growing and economically significant Western Sydney region. 

The Associate Director, Work Health and Safety is a key leadership position in the Office of Human Resources. They lead a diverse team of five professionals, that addresses strategic work health and safety issues and well-being initiatives. 

This position is currently based at Werrington North but will be relocating to Hawkesbury in July 2019.  It is a full time position reporting to the Executive Director, Human Resources. 

The successful candidate will have an extensive understanding of the WHS Act (2011) together with proven experience in WHS management including strategic planning and developing, implementing and monitoring performance of policies related to Work Health, Safety and Wellbeing. You will be a highly effective leader with the ability to build strong working relationships and develop a high functioning team with a proven capacity to lead staff in a service excellence orientated culture. A demonstrated understanding of Radiation Safety matters is essential for this position and you must hold a current driving licence with a willingness to travel between multiple campuses as required. 

For further information on this position, please see the attached Position Description.

If this sounds like the opportunity you are looking for, please apply ensuring that you clearly address each selection criteria in your application. 

Remuneration Package: Attractive Senior Remuneration Package 

Position Enquiries: Susan Hudson, Executive Director, Human Resources, (02) 9678 7824 or via email s.hudson@westernsydney.edu.au 

Closing Date: 11.30pm, Friday 3 May 2019