Occupational Hygienist

Anglo American

Middlemount, QLD

Posted 2/15/2020

Company Description MetCoal Australia Metallurgical coal is an essential ingredient in blast-furnace steel manufacture, producing steel used for critical building and infrastructure around the world. In Australia, we operate two open cut and three underground metallurgical coal mines in Queensland’s Bowen Basin, every year producing millions of tonnes of the highest quality hard coking coal for this purpose. Job Description As the Occupational Hygienist you will be responsible for the facilitation of the site occupational hygiene and health monitoring activities and strategies. This opportunity will see you apply your current knowledge to coordinate and implement Safety & Health management systems to engage and support our site personnel and senior leaders. With the optimisation of our occupational hygiene management systems you will also aid in identifying and addressing safety and health related issues while actively monitoring the sites progress towards zero harm. With your extensive professional knowledge and highly developed interpersonal skills you will be able to guide, mentor and influence to ensure that Anglo American is at the forefront of industry performance in Occupational Hygiene & Health. Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in a health-related discipline and or tertiary qualified in a relevant field with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Prior experience in health management in the Coal Mining Industry
  • Recognised qualifications in Safety & Health Management Systems advantageous
  • A sound knowledge of Queensland legislative requirements as well as Australian Mining & Resources sector experience and membership with AIOH will be highly regarded
Additional Information What do we offer? Anglo American offers exceptional training and development opportunities as well as a very competitive salary package to all employees. If you have the ambition to work for a leader in the mining and resources area this role is for you. This is a Monday-Friday roster which is suitable for residential or DIDO commuting. Both residential and non-residential opportunities will be offered with this role to the right candidate, subsidised housing is included with residential residing. Who we are? We aim to lead the industry by pursuing ever safer and more responsible ways of working, demonstrating integrity and showing care and respect for people and the planet. That means we are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy and more precise extraction technologies. As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources – diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore and nickel – our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers and the world at large. Background checks Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications. Inclusion and Diversity We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions. How we are committed to your safety Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer. Employee referral Do you know someone who would fit this role? Employee referrals will be accepted for this job. Refer to your local Referral Guidelines for policy conditions and amounts. How to apply To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process. Closing Date 28 February 2020 REF407T Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date. Recruitment Agencies Anglo American Metallurgical Coal does not accept unsolicited applications from Recruitment Agencies.

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