NGA 6 – Work health and safety officer

Work Health and Safety Officer
NGA Level 6
Position Number 1105
$80,162—$92,658 per annum
Non-ongoing, Full-time

The National Gallery is seeking an experienced work health and safety (WHS) professional to join our small HR team to assist in the management a broad range of WHS activities and functions in our unique and exciting environment. At the National Gallery no two WHS days are alike and the role deals with a diverse range of WHS functions, issues and opportunities. The Work Health and Safety Officer is an integral part of the HR team and you will be given the opportunity to contribute your expertise to practices, policies and processes that will positively shape the future of the National Gallery. As Work Health and Safety Officer you will deliver legislatively compliant and evidence-based WHS advice, strategies and improvements as well as undertake rehabilitation case management.

This non-ongoing position is available for a period of up to 24 months.

You should provide a tailored CV (maximum of three pages) along with a statement of no more than two pages that outlines your skills, capabilities and experience, against the ‘Our ideal candidate” and ‘Who we are looking for’ information in the position description available on our website.
In your statement response you should keep in mind the capabilities and behaviours required to be successful for this role, as identified in the ‘Who are we looking for?’ section.
Further, try not to duplicate information that can be found in your CV, but do highlight any specific examples or achievements that demonstrate your ability to perform the role.
To apply for this role please forward your application to

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 25 May 2022.

Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Jamie Griffiths on +61 6240 6630 or The Recruitment Officer may also be contacted on +61 6240 6495.