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Occupational Health and Safety Officer - Respiratory Protection

Job posted: 19/11/2020
Applications close: 03/12/2020 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: 30181

Reference: 30181

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Occupational Health & Safety Officer - Respiratory Protection



The Occupational Health and Safety team provides occupational health and safety and WorkCover services to all Bendigo Health sites and campuses and a supporting role throughout the region to ensure the provision of a safe and healthy workplace.


This position will support the operational requirements of the Bendigo Health Occupational Health and Safety management system through assisting in the initial implementation of a Respiratory Protection Program (RPP).  Ensuring effective controls, including the use of respirators, are in place to mitigate respiratory hazards and are implemented in a manner that provides the expected lev­el of protection for the safety of staff.



Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time."



The Division of People and Culture supports Bendigo Health through the provision of a range of services including workforce planning, resourcing strategies, employee relations, industrial relations, learning and development and workplace health and safety services for approximately 3,800 Bendigo Health staff and volunteers in a vast number of locations in the Loddon Mallee region.  Payroll and salary packaging also report into this division, providing seamless service for staff from on boarding and contract development to then applying that contract and ensuring staff get the right remuneration.



The staff in the Division of People and Culture provide support and advice to managers in line with our strategic goals and objectives of empowering our people and providing a positive work environment for staff, volunteers where they feel valued, safe and supported to work together in delivering excellent care and services. They play a key role in the delivery of our strategic plan and aim for excellence in their service provision every time.



Bendigo Health, employs around 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment



Title: Occupational Health and Safety Officer
Department: People and Culture
Classification: HS2
Salary: $ per hour / week
Hours: 45.6 per fortnight
Status: Up to Full Time, Fixed Term


For further information on the role please refer to the position description.  Applications are to be submitted online.


If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.


Occupational Health and Safety Officer - Respiratory Protection

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Heidi Hine - (03) 5454 8770
Melissa Phillips - (03) 5454 8388

Occupational Health and Safety Officer - Respiratory Protection