The prosperous, vibrant Mid-Western Regional Council is located 3.5 hours from Sydney and Newcastle. Combining country charm with a city’s worth of things to do, the region offers a quality lifestyle for the more than 24,000 people that call the Mid-Western Region home.
We are seeking a Risk Officer to join our Human Resources team. The role is full-time, working 70 hours per fortnight with one Rostered Day Off every 4 weeks.
You will work closely with the WHS & Risk Coordinator and other relevant stakeholders to drive a proactive risk management culture and lead the continuous improvement of Council’s Enterprise Risk Management Framework.
You should hold a tertiary qualification in risk management (or related discipline or equivalent industry experience), have a comprehensive understanding and application of relevant legislation and regulations, and comprehensive knowledge of enterprise risk management principles and practices.
Strong communication skills and demonstrated ability to undertake risk audits and formulate responses is essential.
We offer a salary range of $2570-$2893 gross per fortnight (based on skills, qualifications and experience) plus superannuation.
Mid-Western Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We encourage all suitable applicants to apply. Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia to apply for any positions with Council.