Advisor, Safety

Job No: 980669

Work type:Permanent Full-time

Location:Aus - QLD Bowen Basin

Categories:Safety/Health/Environment/Quality, Thiess

Advertised:E. Australia Standard Time

Applications Close:E. Australia Standard Time

Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Our life-of-mine insight, tailored approach and commitment to excellence keep us at the leading edge…optimising the mining value chain for each client.

And we're not done. We continue to drive innovation, through long-term relationships, so our clients are best positioned in a competitive global market. Our people are central to our success and are empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge and experience to continually exceed industry benchmarks. Our culture is built on our Principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by a commitment to safety in everything we do.

As our next Safety Advisor reporting to the HSE&T Manager, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.


The Dawson South Coal Mine is in the lower Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, about 140 kilometres southwest of Gladstone just outside Moura.


As the safety advisor at Dawson South you will assist the HSE&T Manager with the maintenance and effectiveness of the site's Safety Management Plan. This role will see you:

  • Assist with the coordination of all functional safety issues including the maintenance of relevant records and reports
  • Play a pivotal role in the implementation of the Injury Management process
  • Drive a culture of safety and liaise with other departments in the achievement of the site's safety objectives

 What skills and experience do you need?

The following abilities and certifications are all highly regarded:

  • Certificate IV in Workplace Health and Safety
  • Experience in rehabilitation coordination
  • The ability to facilitate ICAM Investigations
  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
  • S1, S2 and S3
  • Strong computer skills

Preference will be given to candidates with a tertiary qualification in a relevant field combined with proven experience in a civil construction or mining environment.


This position offers a 5 days on 2 days off roster.

How to Apply

If achieving success through people and bottom line results, and progressing your career is your passion, then consider joining a company that's as excited about the important things as you are. Thiess strongly supports a culture of recognition, leadership development and offers a stimulating and satisfying work environment, so there is no better time to join Thiess.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the below link.

We are committed to developing a diverse workforce that represents the communities in which we operate

Filter results

Work type




Operating Company