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HSEQ Advisors - WA

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface and underground mining, civil design and construction, performance enhancement, and mine site maintenance and rehabilitation services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.


  • Permanent full-time role with a leading mining contractor
  • Family friendly roster flying in and out of Perth
  • Play a vital role in advancing our people careers and contribute to our success


We are currently looking for experienced HSEQ Advisors to join our WA Team on an 8 days on, 6 days off roster flying in and out of Perth. Reporting to the HSEQ Superintendents, these site based roles will suit experienced professionals with previous surface mining experience. Daily duties include, but are not limited to:


  • Ensuring effective implementation and compliance to the systems and processes  outlined in the HSEQ Management Plan;
  • Provide HSEQ Management Systems mentoring and guidance to leaders and workers;
  • Liaising with our clients in relation to WHS activities and site-based lead and lag indicators;
  • Assisting with accident / incident investigations as required;
  • Facilitating risk assessments to support operations and their ability to control and reduce risks across our activities;
  • Maintaining and reviewing site corrective action and hazard reporting processes;
  • Completing site inspections and audits in line with the group annual safety planner and site-based activity planners;
  • Completing monthly safety reporting and the daily inputs into the company’s event management system;
  • Sourcing and distribution of safety and health awareness information to site information boards;
  • Assisting supervision with the injury management and return to work processes; and
  • Monitoring the mental health of our people and referring them to the EAP services as needed.


To be considered for a role, you will require:

  • Previous surface mining experience in a similar role, accompanied by tertiary qualification in Occupational Health and Safety; 
  • Working knowledge of the Mines Safety Inspection Act (WA) and similar legislation in other states;
  • Experience in HSEQ management systems and able implement HSEQ management plan deliverables;
  • Qualification in incident investigation methodology, such as ICAM;
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and engagement skills;
  • High level of computer literacy;
  • A 'can do' attitude with a strong desire to succeed in the role and a passion for health, safety, environment and quality;
  • Senior First Aid Certificate; and
  • Current Manual "C" Class WA Drivers Licence or equivalent.


As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally you will must provide proof of working rights in Australia i.e. copy of valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification.


Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.