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Safety Advisor

Lineage Logistics

Lineage Logistics

North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia
Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024

Lineage is the world's largest temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, with a global network of over 400 facilities, spanning 25 countries across North & South America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Working a Lineage is not just a job - it's an opportunity to innovate and put your mark on how food moves from the farm to dinner tables around the world. As a member of the Lineage team, you are a critical link in the food supply chain.

The Asia-Pacific region currently includes Australia, New Zealand, Vietnam, Sri Lanka and Singapore employing nearly 3000 team members.

As we continue our transformation and growth journey in the region, we are now looking to appoint a Safety Advisor to join the team at our Hume Road, Laverton North facility in Melbourne.

The key focus of your role will be to support a best practice safety culture by developing and implementing site specific target safety programmes, collect and collate safety data and produce reports to support safety initiatives, provide advice and guidance to frontline Leaders on safety matters.

Key areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to:

  • Building strong internal relationships to actively reinforce and promote best practice in safety, including the Zero Harm Charter

  • Developing safety functioning skills within the leadership team and broader work group, through Safety Leadership training, coaching and mentoring.

  • Monitoring, evaluating and recommending improvements to the safety system

  • Monitoring all incidents raised in the safety reporting system and providing coaching and support where required to improve safety functioning skills in raising incident reports

  • Monitoring compliance with workplace policies and procedures through conducting formal and informal internal audits, including audits of external contractors

  • Developing and documenting procedures, safe work method statements and job safety analysis

  • Assisting in the implementation of strategies to ensure continuous improvement in Chain of Responsibility compliance

  • Follow practices and procedures regarding Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ), HACCP and Approved Arrangement guidelines whilst also ensuring Chain of Responsibility (CoR) compliance

Your background and experience should ideally include:

  • Qualifications in Safety or related disciplines

  • Accredited in workplace training qualifications is desirable

  • Excellent knowledge of the workplace, health and safety legislation, with the ability to interpret relevant legislation

  • Experience in conducting operational risk assessments

  • Experience in managing workers compensation claims, injury management and return to work programs

  • Experience in partnering with operational Leaders to drive and maintain a strong safety culture

  • Strong understanding and implementation of safety procedures, product safety, quality and legality issues

  • Lead Auditor qualifications

Why Lineage?

Lineage is more than just a cold storage logistics business. We’re focused on being a vibrant, innovative and progressive employer where all our teams work safely, harmoniously and efficiently toward a common purpose - transforming the food supply chain to eliminate waste and help feed the world.

Lineage is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic work environment and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply.