HSE Officer

Date: 14-Sep-2022

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won nearly 9,000 international wine show awards in the last decade.

The driving force behind our business is our people – we have over 1,500 staff across Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and the Americas, and every one of us is passionate about making the ordinary extraordinary through our amazing wines.

About the role

We are now recruiting for a HSE Officer to join our Health, Safety and Environment team.  This role will provide advisory support for the delivery of an effective, integrated approach to maintaining workplace health & safety compliance in accordance with legislation, certification, accreditation and internal governance.  In particular, you will manage work injury claims and return to work processes.

This role would suit an enthusiastic and driven individual who is keen to learn on the job and complete further training and qualifications in Health & Safety. There is no level of experience required for this role, we will provide this and invest in your development! 

You will be based at our Berri Estates Winery which is the largest combined Winery and Packaging Facility in the Southern Hemisphere with a proud heritage and world class technology.  You will be part of a committed team, working alongside passionate colleagues with an ambitious change agenda.  This is an integral site to the Accolade Wines business where you will gain exposure and experience across diverse projects and opportunities.   

This role is full-time and permanent.

Key responsibilities include:

•    Provide relevant, sound and timely HSE advice.
•    Conduct workplace assessments, undertake audits and internal investigations.
•    Participate in site meetings and planning activities involving HSE matters.
•    Deliver WHS training and manage training needs and competencies.
•    Issue resolution and corrective action.
•    Development, review and communication of HSE policy, standards, procedures and associated documentation.
•    Identify and implement improvements to operational activities involving workplace health & safety issues.
•    Support the development and maintenance of broader HSE strategic initiatives and programs including sustainability projects.
•    Provide initial advice and management of work injury claims and return to work processes

What you'll bring:

•    Qualification in return to work (or working towards)
•    Desire to complete further training and qualifications in HSE which we will cover
•    An enthusiastic and can-do attitude
•    Ability to maintain confidentiality  
•    Passion for health and safety…and wine!

What you can expect:

•    Competitive salary 
•    Annual wine allowance 
•    RELOCATION EXPENSES of up to $10,000
•    Global career opportunities and progression
•    Gym Subsidy
•    An Accolade Birthday
•    And much more! 

For more information you can contact the Talent Acquisition Specialist for this role:
Adina Mcilvar

Want to see our fabulous bottling site in the UK, and find out more about our products? Watch us in action here: https://player.vimeo.com/video/296545118