Position Details
Reference Number 16755
Position Title Health, Safety & Wellbeing Coordinator
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Division People and Culture
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS3 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 3
Classification To: HS3 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 3
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.

 

Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.

 

Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building, which we will relocate to in 2016.

 

Your role in our future.

 

We are looking for a highly motivated Health, Safety & Wellbeing (HSW) Co-ordinator to support the HSW Team in providing HSW and WorkCover advice and guidance to all Peter Mac employees.   Whilst enforcing strategies necessary to ensure legal compliance with HSW, Accident Compensation and Return to Work legislation through integration and management of safety programs in the operation of Peter Mac business and service delivery.

 

This position will report to the Manager, HSW.  As a member of the HSW team, you will contribute to managing HSW and WorkCover risks, developing and implementing practice improvements, supporting Peter Mac’s compliance with relevant legislation and the administration and coordination of WorkCover claims.


You will have qualifications in HSW and WorkCover and a working knowledge of the legislation, standards & codes of practice and risk management.

Experience in an HSW Co-ordinator role within the health sector preferred.

  • Tertiary qualification in HSW or related discipline and similar role and proven record for delivery of HSW compliance.
  • Substantial experience and knowledge in WorkCover claim administration, applying accident compensation and related legislation.
  • An understanding of the provision of HSW systems & wellbeing initiatives for risk mitigation to complete audits and risk.   
  • Demonstrated understanding of claims cost estimating, cost management strategies and financial implications of claims management on premium calculation.
  • Assessment, record and recommend of control mechanisms for improvement.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office software such as Word, Excel, MS Project & Power Point.
  • Strong clerical skills and positive work ethic.
  • Confidentiality, sound judgment, time management and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team or independently as required.
  • Ability to manage projects to ensure achievement of objectives.
  • Health and/or research industry experience.

 

For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.

 

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Do you hold a tertiary qualification in HSW or related discipline and have experience in a similar role and proven record for delivery of HSW compliance?
Essential: Do you have substantial experience and knowledge of WorkCover claim administration, applying accident compensation and related legislation?
Essential: Do you have an understanding of the provision of HSW systems & wellbeing initiatives for risk mitigation?
Contact Person Michelle Lane
Contact Number 855 96126
Contact Email michelle.lane@petermac.org
Closing Date 24/05/2019
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