Work health Safety Advisor
NSW - Hunter, New England & North Coast
Occupational Health & Safety Advisor

Lead Auditor Masters OHS Cert IV AT updating to CertIV TAE Advanced Return to Work Coordinator, train mediator


NSW Dept Education & Communities - Work health Safety Advisor
Government, Defence, Public Services - Workplace Health, Safety, & Environment
NSW, Australia
Occupational Health & Safety Advisor
  • WHS compliance 2,000 staff.risk hazard mgt, audit,inspections,training, consultation,inductions,documents
  • injury decrease,increase safety culture,documentation compliance, WHS ownership,psychological wellbeing increase

Education and Qualifications

Year Qualifications Level Institution
2013 Village Fire Fighter Certificate Rural Bush Fire Service No
2013 e-emergency care Certificate NSW Dept Education & Communities No
2012 First Aid certificate Certificate Rural Bush Fire service No
2012 Cert IV Assessent & training Certificate IV Inspire Education online No
2012 Masters OHS Postgraduate Degree Newcastle University No
2012 Lead Auditor HSE Certificate Chisholm Institute-RABQSA approved (2011). No
2005 Return to Work Coordinators Course Certificate Hunter Institute of TAFE NSW No
2004 B of Management honours Postgraduate Degree Newcastle University No
2003 B of Management -human resources Undergraduate Degree Newcastle University No
- Workplace Health and Safety Representatives No
- Manual Handling No
- Senior First Aid or Workplace Level 2 No
- Certificate IV in Training and Assessment No
- Safety & Risk management No
- Fire Warden No

Achievements and Awards

created greater WHS capacity across 96 site portfolio (approx 2,000 staff); provision of timely WHS delivery, greater adherence to WHS documentation and incident reporting and management, proactive site inspections, policy development, decrease in time lost and workers comp claims, increase safety culture

IT Skills

Software Skills

  • Word (Intermediate)
  • Excel (Intermediate)
  • Power Point (Intermediate)

Coding Skills

  • Safety Injury Mgt system (Advanced)