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Health & Safety Officer - Dawson Mine

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Mining, Safety and Sustainable Development, Operations, Safety Health & Environment (SHE)
Moura, Central QLD
Dawson Mine



Anglo American is a leading global mining company and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the metals and minerals that enable a cleaner, more electrified world and that meet the fast growing consumer-driven demands of the world’s developed and maturing economies. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world – safely, responsibly and sustainably.

As a responsible miner – of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum group metals, iron ore, coal and nickel – we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our business partners and diverse stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate, and for society as a whole. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

 At Anglo American, we promote an inclusive and diverse environment where every colleague is valued and respected for who they are, and has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. We encourage all suitable applicants to apply for vacancies, including women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.



Health & Safety Officer – Dawson Mine

As a Health and Safety Officer reporting to the Safety Superintendent, you will be required to provide internal client services to key stakeholders coupled with core safety support to drive the team’s key performance indicators. In this pivotal role, you will deliver streamlined specialist services throughout the business by developing and implementing core safety procedures and monitoring key performance measures and emerging trends. You will be required to complete core activities in accordance with corporate policies and procedures.

In this role, you will assist in the development and maintenance of the site Safety and Health Management system (SHMS) to ensure compliance is in line with legislative and Anglo American Metallurgical Coal requirements. You will work closely with front line leaders to provide advice in all aspects of health and safety and encourage a proactive safety leadership culture across site.

Your core accountabilities will be:

  • Developing, reviewing and ensuring compliance to core procedures
  • Completing incident investigations and providing information to senior leaders
  • Conducting system audits to monitor performance
  • Coordinating and assisting with risk assessment and hazard management processes
  • Assisting in the review of safety performance and innovation strategies for improvement
  • Building and developing relationships with employees and stakeholders

To be successful for this role you will hold relevant tertiary qualification in the Health and/or Safety discipline and have demonstrated previous health and safety experience working within mining or heavy industry.

You will also display exceptional communication skills that will enable you to influence key stakeholders and achieve accountability and ownership. Moreover you will exhibit a safety mindset and be able to think strategically to achieve clear safety and health goals.

To apply online visit www.angloamerican.com.au and quote the relevant reference number.


Ref No: 730487

Applications close 31 July 2019


Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date.

 Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies.

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