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An occupational health and safety adviser develops, implements and evaluates risk management policies and programs, trains employees in occupational health and safety procedures, monitors and audits the workplace, and records and investigates incidents to ensure safe and healthy working conditions. In Australia an occupational health and safety adviser is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
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The job of an occupational health and safety adviser in Australia is to develop, implement and evaluate policies and programs to monitor environmental health and occupational health and safety and related legislation to ensure safe and healthy working conditions, and assist injured staff through the workers' compensation and rehabilitation process.
Most occupations in the occupational health and safety adviser unit group (Group 2513) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing in Australia may be required as occupational and safety adviser.
Occupations with the Occupational Health and Safety Advisor Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same occupational and health safety group, if not specifically listed in either the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
OH&S Advisor English Requirement
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for an Occupational Health and Safety Adviser in Australia is $ 91,378 for male employees and $ 78,162 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 45.5 Females: 41.9 Persons: 43.7
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2513) Occupational and environmental health professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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