OHS Manager

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time

About the Company

Are you an ambitious health and safety professional looking for your next step in a purpose-driven company? Repurpose It exists to make premium quality repurposed materials accessible to everyone. With a mission is to eliminate waste and pollution through closed loop resource recovery, they believe that closed loop waste systems are essential if we are to preserve our resources for the next generations.
As the result of an internal promotion, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for a new OHS Manager to join the Head Office based in Epping. RepurposeIt is expanding rapidly, with four sites across Melbourne and significant capital expansion projects approved for 2022. Safety is at the forefront of the business ethos, and you will find a welcoming and innovation-focused culture.

About the Role

The OHS Manager will provide advice, training, consultation, monitoring and governance, to support stakeholders and ensure all relevant OH&S legislation, policies and procedures are implemented and effective. This role provides specialist OHS advice to all management and worker levels. Happy to be 'hands on', you'll also cover SOP & Risk assessment development and management of documentation such as inductions, audits and online safety management system.
Perhaps you're earlier in your career - RepurposeIt is focused on hiring the right people with the right aptitudes and are open to bringing onboard an OHS Advisor who has the drive to progress quickly. If you're an experienced professional looking for somewhere where you'll be recognised and rewarded from day one, then the OHS Manager level will allow you to flex into more line management and strategic responsibilities from the outset.

Skills & Experience

This is an exciting and integral role within the business for future growth. Reporting to General Manager Operations, you will ideally have:

  • A strong understanding of the OHS Act and Regulations in Australia, and their application in Victoria
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and organisation skills to coordinate wash plant activities.
  • Site Operations experience (Construction, Manufacturing or Resource Recovery).
  • A passion for safety, sustainability, technology and operations
  • Australian driver's licence, White Card and Cert IV in Occupational Health & Safety or relevant IBE (or the ability to obtain these)


You'll join a highly supportive team, with an unparalleled focus on employee wellbeing and mental health. RepurposeIt's people, sustainability, safety and the right social outcomes are what they're passionate about!
RepurposeIt holds the fundamental belief that landfills are a thing of the past. Everyone in the business is motivated around this common goal, and strives to eliminate waste and pollution by recovering valuable resources and giving them new life.

RepurposeIt will build the role and package that works for both you and them. A collaborative business focused on outcomes, you will have the agency to grow the role in the direction of your passions and the most impact. With significant new investment secured for 2022 you will join at the perfect time to drive change - and progress your career.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, click on the APPLY button or contact Caitlin Murrell on 0401867404 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number 22812.

Please note all candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this position.