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UG Health Safety & Training Advisor

Location: Mudgee, NSW 2850

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Based on site at Moolarben Coal Operations and reporting to the Health, Safety and Training Superintendent, you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. The role will require you to:

  • Provide technical expertise, advice and coaching in all matters relating to health, safety and training in line with the Companies Health Safety Management System, training framework and relevant legislation.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of training packages, coordinate all site training initiatives, maintaining training and competency records and assist with induction management.
  • Audit employee and contractor safety, oversee injury management and rehabilitation for injured personnel and assist with the development of the Departments operating and budgetary plans.
  • Complete and forward notifications of health and safety matters to the relevant governing bodies.

Skills and Experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in OHS/Training
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment.
  • Experience in return to work coordination.
  • High level of proficiency in MS Office suite.
  • Previous experience in a HST role within the heavy industry sector.
  • Excellent attention to detail and time management skills.


Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible salaried employees:

  • Corporate Subsidised Health Cover Premiums
  • Salary Continuance and Life Insurance Cover
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Educations Assistance
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions
  • Flexible Work Arrangements


The successful applicant is expected to live within 100km of the mine.

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Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We reserve the right to close the advertisement before the advertised end date and commence recruitment proceedings immediately.