Safety & Training Coordinator - Rothsay, WA

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 5/11/2020

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 0705-2588-STC

LocationPerth, Western Australia, Australia

Application Deadline6/26/2020

  • Brand New Underground Mine
  • DIDO Geraldton or FIFO Perth
  • Long Term Project


About Rothsay

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team in creating a brand new underground mine at the historic Rothsay Gold Mine. The Rothsay Gold Mine is located approximately 80km east of Perenjori WA and approximately 400kms from Perth Airport or 1 hr flight from Perth. The scope of this project includes portal development from a new boxcut, development into the orebody and mine production. Redpath will have a fleet of brand new underground equipment making it an exciting opportunity for operators and tradespeople alike.


About the Role

Redpath are seeking a suitably qualified Safety & Training Coordinator to join the team on an 8 days on, 6 days off roster with DIDO available from Geraldton or FIFO available from Perth. The Safety & Training coordinator role plays an important part to our project and is responsible for the coordination, monitoring and implementation of all Health, Safety & Training requirements for the project, ensuring they meet Redpath's, Client's and all relevant legislative requirements.


These duties include but not limited;

  • Coordinate and participate in Redpath’s workplace inspection schedule on site including tracking personnel participation levels;
  • conduct risk assessment and JSA training;
  • prepare and conduct toolbox and safety meetings;
  • assist the operations with the risk management processes on site such as JSA’s and risk assessments;
  • develop and implement training modules for the workforce.



Skills & Experience

  • A safety and leadership approach in keeping with Redpath's motto ‘Consider it done – Safely’.
  • experience in a Safety Professional role within the mining, construction or heavy industry;
  • certificate IV in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent;
  • certificate IV in Training and Assessment;
  • current senior First Aid certificate;
  • current Incident Cause Analysis Method (ICAM) qualifications;
  • knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety and Workers’ Compensation legislation in Western Australia;
  • valid manual drivers licence;
  • sound interpersonal and conflict resolution skills;
  • proven leadership skills and the ability to lead by example; 
  • solid planning and organisational skills to schedule and allocate works;
  • ability to problem solve and be adaptable;
  • high attention to detail; 
  • outstanding integrity;
  • strive for continuous improvement and innovation;
  • ability to work well with others in a team environment and unsupervised;
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills.



Redpath Australia is a leading Underground Mining contractor with multiple projects across Australia and work globally with over 6500 employees worldwide. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.  We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect.


The accommodation facility at Rothsay is currently being constructed and will consist of 98 self-contained rooms, recreational/gym facilities, and Telstra Connectivity (including WIFI) will be available in the camp. The surface workshop facility will be first class ensuring all tradespeople can work efficiently in a well maintained environment.


How to apply

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” prompt quoting the reference number 0805-2588-STC


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