Prensa is a risk management consultancy which services clients throughout Australia. The business has over 220 consultants working out of offices in most Australian states and provides a range of risk management services including health and safety, environment, occupational hygiene, hazardous materials and emergency management.
We are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic science, safety and engineering individuals to work closely with our clients to provide pragmatic solutions to health, safety and environmental (HSE) issues. The role will have an emphasis on assisting clients manage property related risks at commercial buildings, industrial sites and major retail facilities.
The successful candidates will be provided with comprehensive training in technical HSE risk issues and be expected to quickly learn, understand and apply technical concepts related to legislation, Australian Standards and other reference materials. Candidates keen to develop a combination of consulting, client relationship and technical skills will be well suited to the role.
The role will comprise a significant amount of field work involving building and site inspections. There will be opportunities to consult in a range of disciplines including:
- Asbestos and hazardous material management;
- Hazardous chemical management;
- Confined spaces, plant, fire safety and working at heights; and
- Monitoring of air contaminants such as asbestos, dust, chemical and microbiological contaminants and other environmental conditions such as noise and indoor air quality.
To succeed in this role, candidates will require strong interpersonal and communication skills, confidence in a client facing environment and excellent report writing abilities. Experience in customer service roles with a commitment to high standards of service and ability to both lead, and work within, a team will be well regarded.
As a minimum, a degree in engineering, science and/or health and safety is required. A current driver’s licence, private vehicle, the capacity to travel within Australia and excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel are also requirements for this role.
If this role interests you, please send applications along with a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org