Position Details
Reference Number 34795
Position Title Workplace Health and Safety Advisor (Manual Handling)
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

                Workplace Health and Safety Advisor (Manual Handling) 

  • Full Time, Fixed Term (parental leave cover until October 2020)
  • Hub of the medical precinct & leading Children’s Hospital
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite parking

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist

paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role:

The Workplace Health and Safety Advisor ensures the coordination and implementation of the patient handling risk management; the Smart Move Smart Lift/ Manual Handling program, provision of advice and assistance on all manual handling and safety matters, to all staff, with a strong preventative focus.


This also involves participation in the development and further improvement of the RCH Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Management System and Manual Handling training.


This role forms part of the Workplace Health and Safety Team, contributing to the function through achievement of portfolio objectives in line with broader WHS Policy and planning and undertake organisation wide People & Culture projects with the overall RCH People & Culture strategy.


If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?


That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Anna Noisette
Contact Number 93456189
Alternate Contact Person Dominic Morrison
Alternate Contact Number 93456166
Closing Date 29/09/2019
Position Description Workplace Health and Safety Advisor (Manual Handling) August PD 2019.pdf