Senior Consultant, Work Health and Safety

Mawson Lakes, Australia
10 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Safety and Wellbeing team, part of the People, Talent and Culture unit
  • Full-time, ongoing opportunity located at Mawson Lakes campus
  • Salary range: $96,150 - $108,705 per annum, plus attractive 17% superannuation

About the Job

Be an integral part of team driving excellence in the provision of work health, safety and injury management (WHS&IM) advice, support and development initiatives by partnering across the university. Provide leadership and influence through active communication and other methods, developing and maintaining a culture of strong and effective wellbeing and safety. Work closely with key stakeholders and lead projects.

Skills and Experience

To succeed in the role, you will bring demonstrated high-level written and oral communication skills that reflect an understanding of the audience, are pragmatic and solution focussed, and are able to influence at a strategic and operational level. It is essential that you already have substantial experience in understanding organisational culture and implementing change through People Talent and Culture strategies.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Pam Mitchell from Recruitment Central on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1163.

Applications close: 5:00 pm Tuesday 24 April 2018

Important Information:

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. See more benefits of working for UniSA

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