Global Health and Safety Specialist


Working in an international enterprise means growing with exciting projects and multiple opportunities in a great network. We are currently looking for a Global Health and Safety Specialist As a member of SMR's Global Human Resources team provide safety coordination, support and advice to the EVP - Global Human Resources, and process expertise on a variety of health and safety sub-functions as well as project leadership. Process ownership of SMR safety system, health & safety culture, metrics and incident reviews, wellness initiatives and miscellaneous projects as assigned.

Your tasks:

  • Hazard identification / risk assessment management framework.
  • Safe work procedure template suite (LOTO, modification risk assessments, induction etc.) and policy.
  • Integrate best practices from across SMR locations.
  • Establish a mapping to external certification(s) for non-certified sites to ensure safe work systems.
  • Creation of safety behaviours and artefacts for cascading to management and employees.
  • Implement escalation process for critical events (i.e. near misses, lost time injuries).
  • Imbed awareness and ownership for safety at all levels of the organization.
  • Generate health and safety training and education program for employees.
  • Design and deploy (revised) set of metrics globally.
  • Develop framework for review and action on metrics and data.
  • Create (or source) data intake tool for regular review and reporting with a value-add data analysis output file for actioning at the operating level.
  • Devise regular communications plan for planned topics, as well as cascading of information related to critical events, developments or legislative / industry matters.
  • Work with the OpCos to roll out an ISO 45001 compliant occupational health management system.
  • Research, propose and run an appropriate employee assistance style program, considering local dynamics needs and practice.
  • Create template plan for operating company wellness campaign, providing support to ensure local initiatives launch.
  • Identify voluntary health programs and campaigns to be run global to local (i.e. smoking cessation, healthy eating, step challenge, etc.) SMR sponsored health / exercise activities.
  • Publish health and well-being educational materials on a regular basis and ad hoc, as required.

Your profile:

  • Tertiary or vocational qualifications in Occupational Health & Safety / Safety Engineering or a related discipline (essential).
  • Graduate qualifications (desired).
  • Professional membership / certification with health and safety industrial body (strongly desired).
  • 6-8 years progressive experience in health and safety (essential).
  • Strong exposure to multinational business with matrix organizational structure.
  • Strong experience with multi-site (essential) and international business (strongly desired) process.

How to apply:

If you believe you have the commitment, experience and enthusiasm for the role we would like to hear from you. Please apply online:

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