Graduate Work Health & Safety Consultants – Melbourne

Graduate Health, Safety & Environment Consultant – NEW Melbourne 

Prensa is a risk management consultancy which services clients throughout Australia. The business has over 240 consultants working out of offices in most Australian states and provides a range of risk management services including health and safety, occupational hygiene, hazardous materials, environment and emergency management.

We are looking for a highly motivated and self-driven individual with a genuine interest in health and safety, who would suit a fast paced and dynamic environment.  Working closely with and supporting Senior Health and Safety Consultants, the candidate will have an opportunity to develop skills in various disciplines and work across a broad range of industries.

In addition, there will be opportunities to gain experience in other services that Prensa provides, such as property risk, occupational hygiene, environment and hazardous materials.

The successful candidate will be provided with training in technical health and safety risks and be expected to quickly learn, understand and apply concepts related to legislation, Australian Standards and other reference material.  Candidates keen to develop a combination of consulting, client relationship and technical skills will be well suited to the role.

Candidates who can demonstrate the following attributes will be highly regarded:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Capacity to work autonomously and within a team
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Attention to detail

Candidates with backgrounds or degrees in the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Work health and safety
  • Occupational therapy
  • Ergonomics
  • Engineering
  • Health sciences

A current driver’s licence, private vehicle, the capacity to travel interstate and a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel are requirements for this role.

This is a Melbourne based role, however interstate candidates are encouraged to apply if relocation to Melbourne is a possibility. Note that relocation costs will be the responsibility of the job applicant.

If this role interests you, please send applications and CVs to karen.rowbotham@prensa.com.au