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OHS Manager - Strathmerton

Reporting to the Site Manager, the OHS Manager’s responsibility will be to positively influence site safety practices and behaviors on both a strategic and on an operational level. In this key role, the incumbent will develop OHS Strategies in collaboration with site leadership as well as provide on-going guidance, coaching and support to management and employees to ensure compliance with OHS policy and regulatory standards

Other key responsibilities will include:


  • To drive and continuously improve site safety systems to develop a safety culture driven by a strong understanding of leading edge behavioural safety programs
  • Lead high level risk assessments and incident investigations
  • Facilitate the ongoing development of a proactive and result orientated OHS committee by mentoring HSR’s and other committee members.
  • Drive OHS compliance training to ensure all employees have the skills to support a safe working culture
  • Monitor and implement where required Company standard Risk Management Processes (risk assessment, JSA) and manage site risk register and undertake all Corporate reporting
  • Continually review and focus on Lead KPI indicators as directed by the Group and implement further Lead indicators at a Site level as identified.
  • Actively support the reduction in Site Safety incidents and issues in line with yearly targets
  • Deliver the Corporate Safety Strategies, and develop and deliver the Site Specific Safety Strategies. Success measured using agreed targets.
  • Tertiary qualified (or equivalent functional expertise) in a management or OHS discipline
  • Functional expertise to enable the application and monitoring of leading edge OH&S systems/practices

To be successful in this role 

We look for potential, not only performance. To be successful you will be open about your strengths and weaknesses and prepared to challenge yourself. We value diversity of thinking, experiences and perspectives and listening. Bega people support each other to achieve together.


Additionally you will have:

  • Ability to uphold OH&S requirements at all times
  • A willingness to learn and adapt to changes
  • A reputation for producing quality work
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork
  • Previous manufacturing experience (desired)

What you can expect:

  • Career development and job opportunities
  • An excellent culture that holds true to company values
  • An employer that gives back to the communities and charities we work closely with
  • And amazing employee benefits such as Salary Continuance, Health Insurance subsidy, Flexible Work, Purchased Leave and access to the Employee Assistance Program to name a few.



We want to learn about you.  Send us a cover letter and resume describing your strengths and how you might apply them in this role. Please forward any queries regarding the position to [email protected] 


To access the Position Description and/or to apply online please visit our careers page at


Applications close:   7 December 2020


Please note, we can only accept applications from people with the right to live and work in Australia.                             

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About Us

Bega Cheese Group is home to many trusted and wholesome food brands enjoyed in Australia and around the world. Our growth story of becoming a successful ASX listed company with a turnover in excess of $1.5 billion, and over 2000 employees is made possible by our values and outward looking perspective. If you believe in building a Great Australian Food Company, you are curious and creative, and invested in the success and growth of others as much as your own, then you might be the one we are looking for!


With a strong regional focus and dedication to community, we are proud of our heritage which continues to build outstanding opportunities for people to develop and thrive.




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