Health & Safety Advisor

About Us

The Autism Association is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit Autism specific service providers, and the only specialist organisation providing a full range of services from early childhood through to adulthood in Australia. Together we are inspired every day to make a difference to the lives of individuals with Autism. We are a dedicated, passionate, supportive team joined by a common goal and are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life of every individual with Autism and passionate about supporting them to live their best life possible.

About the Role

The position is based at our Shenton Park offices and will provide support to the Health and Safety Manager, while promoting and maintaining a safety and wellbeing culture for all persons at the Autism Association.  This role is Full Time, however will consider Part Time.

Key duties include:

  • Monitor and identify actions resulting from incident management review process.
  • Facilitate regular audits, inspections for compliance, review findings and recommended actions.
  • Conduct and support the team with incident investigations and interpretation of data to eliminate or minimise safety risks

About You

In this role, you will ideally have:

  • A Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of key legislative requirements in areas of Occupational Safety and Health.
  • Proficient in incident investigations, health and safety auditing and risk assessments.
  • Experience in the development and review of policy and procedures.
  • Previous experience working with SolvSafety and SolvInjury management systems (desirable, not essential)
  • Knowledge of Worker’s Compensation and Injury Management legislative (desirable, not essential).

To join our team, you will be required to get a COVID-19 and seasonal flu vaccination and complete required clearances including a National Police Clearance.


In addition to making meaningful difference in people’s lives, you’ll also receive:

  • Extensive training, growth and development opportunities 
  • A competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience 
  • Access to generous salary packaging options
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program for you and your family

Apply Now

If you are dedicated, passionate and ready to join our team, click ‘Apply Now’ to upload your resume and introduction letter. Applications close Friday 27th May 2022, but please apply as soon as possible as shortlisting may occur prior to this date. 
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