OHS Coordinator

Date:  2 Apr 2024

St Ives - Kambalda, WA, AU, 6442

Company:  Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd
Job Req ID:  65886

Role Details:


Reporting to the OHS Superintendent, you will be responsible for supporting and providing the Site and OHS Department with safety management systems and initiatives.


As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture, and performance of Gold Fields to create enduring value beyond mining.

This role can be offered as residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie or Fly in Fly out from Perth on 8 days on 6 days off roster.


Benefits include:


About the role:

  • Leading, guiding, and supporting OHS Advisors, Operational Leadership, and workers in OHS principles and expectations.

  • Interact and engage with the teams across the operation in the development of processes to ensure the best OHS practices are used onsite.

  • Contribute to optimal business performance through the review, development, implementation, and maintenance of the Mine Safety Management System and conducting regular inspections and audits to ensure consistent compliance within the operation.

  • Ensure that the business can operate with confidence accounting for risk by assisting in the coordination and maintenance of the site risk management function, including completion of reviews promptly.

  • Ensure that the business can confidently identify and reduce its exposure to risk by coordinating the site incident investigation system, taking a leading role in major incident investigations, identifying strategies to overcome the re-occurrence of incidents, and conducting critical hazard verifications.

  • Assist in building departmental safety plans, participating, and developing department OHS goals, targets, and objectives, to ensure alignment with the business unit, GFA and GFL strategic plans.


About you:

  • Degree or diploma in Occupational Safety & Health or similar

  • Proven experience in the delivery of OHS services in a mining environment – preferably gold would be highly regarded.

  • Experience with incident investigation and reporting models such as ICAM

  • Auditing qualification (desirable)

  • Working knowledge of ISO: 45001 Safety Management Systems

  • Demonstrated understanding & application of relevant legislation.


Applications can be submitted via: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia

Gold Fields is committed to achieving an inclusive workforce. We recognise that the diverse talent of our people will ultimately determine our growth, performance, and success. We strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.