HSE Adviser

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around AU$9.4 billion in 2017/18, we help customers improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within our four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

Naval Ship Management (NSM) is a Joint Venture between Babcock and UGL and currently has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced HSE Adviser to join our developing team based in Henderson.

The HSE Advisor assists in planning, implementing, monitoring and reviewing compliance with HSE legislation, policies, procedures and work practices and works pro-actively in supporting a safety management system that promotes a “safety-first” culture throughout NSM and our stakeholders leading to a best in industry HSE reputation.

The HSE Advisor has a range of duties that include but not limited to:

  • Complete duties of Chief Warden, responsible for the management and direction of emergency response

  • Assist in development of Project Risk Register to ensure significant potential HSE risks are identified and the planned treatments of the risks are implemented

  • Identify and record hazards and liaise with appropriate persons to determine way of eliminating or reducing risks associated with hazards

  • Prepare, manage and conduct (where applicable) schedule of evaluation / inspection activities to monitor HSE compliance

  • Facilitate pre-start and toolbox meeting HSE topics

  • Liaise with all personnel to ensure understanding of and compliance with HSE requirements

  • Report and investigate HSE Events in accordance with procedures and monitor implementation of agreed control measures

  • Provide support to workforce in assessing hazards and risks and assist in development of controls to minimise risk

  • Assist in the development and review of HSE procedures, communications and alerts

  • Provide advice, information and instruction on HSE matters

  • Attend Safety Walks with client upon request.



About You

This role will align with an experienced HSE professional that has a proven track record of delivery within a complex manufacturing environment. You will ideally have supporting qualifications within an associated discipline and have an excellent interpersonal, communications and stakeholder’s engagement skillset. Additionally you will be a confident team player that has a passion for identifying and driving change and enjoys working within a team environment but can also work autonomously as required. You will have exceptional time management and organisational experience coupled with an ability to prioritise, plan and organise your workload and timeframes with a strong attention to detail. The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge and understanding of Environmental and Health & Safety accreditation and legislative requirements

About us:

In return NSM offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s and NSM’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below

Applicants must be eligible for an Australian Defence Security Clearance.


Job no: EZEP91353

Location: Henderson - WA

Closing Date: Friday, 28 June 2019