47002 – Safety Business Advisor, Isaac Region

About the Position:

An exciting opportunity exists for a permanent full time Safety Business Advisor in our Corporate, Governance and Financial Services Directorate based in the Isaac Region.  Reporting to the Manager Organisational Safety this position is responsible for the promotion and achievement of a proactive Workplace Health and Safety culture across Isaac Regional Council. This position will also assist in the development and implementation of Councils Workplace Health and Safety policies and objectives.

The Safety Business Advisor will proficiently implement WH&S Strategy actions for Council, provide technical advice and support to staff and, contribute to the development and implementation of WH&S policies, procedures and strategies and establish and maintain records and documentation in accordance with WH&S forms, procedures and strategies. Promoting a culture and awareness of health and safety, the position is responsible for ensuring all employees are complying to Isaac Regional Council’s safety policies and procedures.

For this position we offer:

  • Base salary between Salary $72,843.44 - $83,917.88 (Level 4 -6, Stream A)
  • Nominally 36.25 hours per week;
  • 5 weeks annual leave @ 17.5% loading;
  • 12% super (in accordance with policy);
  • Fortnightly RDO’s in accordance with Council policy.


About You:

We are seeking an enthusiastic Safety Business Advisor who possesses:

  • Certificate IV in WH&S and/or previous experience in a similar position essential;
  • High level of communication skills required;
  • Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite particularly Excel is required.


What it’s like to work with us:

As a progressive employer of choice, we know that flexible work arrangements, employee benefits and workplace recognition is important to our people and we strive to deliver a team culture where staff feel valued and accommodated. Now is the time to join our team!

The Isaac Region offers residents the ultimate in both ‘tree’ and ‘sea’-change lifestyles. The region’s towns are vibrant, friendly country communities boasting modern and convenient services with plenty to see and do. Families value the region as a great place to raise children in a safe and secure environment; one that the people from all generations flock to. It is this connectivity and community spirit which continues to contribute to the region’s quality of life.

Join our Team:

For more details on this position, please contact the Manager Organisational Safety during business hours: Alexis Coutts: (07) 4846 3352  or email alexis.coutts@isaac.qld.gov.au

How to Apply:

Please express your interest by submitting a current resume and a cover letter, including:

  • Why you believe you could fulfil this role (skills/ qualifications/ experience);
  • Demonstrated familiarity with the role or similar;
  • Motivation to apply for the position.


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IRC has the right to commence the recruitment process prior to the closing date.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Sunday 27 June 2021

Isaac Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and disadvantaged job seekers are encouraged to apply. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.


Published: 7th June 2021