First listed on: 30 June 2020

Director Safety and Wellbeing


Transport Canberra and City Services
Chief Operating Officer
Safety and Wellbeing Branch

Senior Officer Grade B
Salary Range: $128,286 - $144,418 (PN: 37458)


The Safety and Wellbeing  Branch is seeking an experienced Safety Professional with proven leadership and influencing skills, to lead the Safety and Wellbeing team in driving an organisational focus on safety.  As a member of the Chief Operating Division, the Director provides expert support, strategic direction and leadership in the creation and maintenance of safety, health and wellbeing strategies, systems and projects, including the ongoing implementation of the directorates safety management system and associated assurance program.

To be successful in this role, you will have a passion and drive for safety and established record of leading and managing work health and safety programs across an organisation.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: 

  • Minimum of three years’ experience operating in a senior capacity within a Work Health and Safety environment.
  • Tertiary qualifications and technical expertise in a safety/occupational health and safety discipline or related discipline.
  • Driver’s licence (C-class) is essential

Educational and professional qualification checks may be undertaken prior to employment. Qualifications and or extensive practical experience in Work Health and Safety, or other related disciplines will be well regarded.

Note: Selection may be based on written application and referee reports only. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk. An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months.

How to Apply: For further information, please visit

Contact Officer: Anthony Wickens (02) 6205 5107

Applications Close: 09 July 2020

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