About the role

We are seeking a Specialist Occupational Health & Hygiene within the Health, Safety & Environment Department at Queensland Alumina Limited (QAL).  This role will report directly to the Occupational Physician.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the provision of occupational hygiene technical expertise, support and assistance to site.  They will also be responsible for the proactive development of programs associated with hygiene monitoring and the management of the Occupational Health and Hygiene Program at QAL. 

QAL are an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Ensuring QAL complies with statutory occupational hygiene requirements

  • Provision of technical expertise and support to site on all aspects of Occupational Health and Hygiene

  • Development and management of the QAL Occupational Hygiene monitoring and improvement programs

  • Ensuring updates to legal and other requirements are reviewed and necessary changes documented

  • Provide support with respect to the management of hazardous substances

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Hygiene

  • Member of an accredited professional organisation e.g. AIOH

  • 5 plus years’ experience as a practising Occupational Hygienist in an industrial environment

  • Ability to interpret, analyse and report on occupational hygiene data is essential

  • Experience in managing, mentoring and developing multi-disciplinary teams across multiple groups is desirable

  • Experience in developing and implementing project plans

  • Experience with asbestos management

  • Experience with industrial HSEC systems, ideally with Alumina Refinery experience would be highly regarded

  • Advanced PC skills in Medgate, ChemAlert, Microsoft Office and SAP knowledge are desirable


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