Medical Emergency Safety Officer

  Our Rare Earths deposit in Mt Weld, Western Australia, is acknowledged as one of the highest-grade Rare Earths mine in the world and we operate the world's largest single Rare Earths processing plant in Malaysia - so you're joining a very unique team! As a team member, you will be contributing to the sustainable supply of rare earths metals which are used in oil & gas, electric vehicles, and wind turbines.An opportunity exists for an experienced Medical Emergency Safety Officer (MESO) to join Lynas Rare Earths. This role is responsible to assist in implementation, monitoring and management of the sites Medical and Emergency Services, systems and processes at Mt Weld operation. This is a 2 years FT contract, FIFO position from Perth to our Mt Weld Operations on an 8/6 roster.This position reports to the Senior HSE Advisor, due to Mt Weld’s expansion it is currently upgrading it’s emergency response capabilities with the upgrade of new equipment and training ground. This role is suitable for an individual seeking to be part of this journey in the purchasing of and training of the site emergency response team in new equipment.As a highly valued member of the Lynas Rare Earths team, you will:Lead the Emergency Response Team (ERT) for the Mt Weld Operation and maintain the emergency response and medical facilities, equipment and resources for the Mt Weld OperationFacilitate Emergency Response training and ensure competency levels of ER team members are maintained at a high level.Coordinate injury managementAid in auditing the performance of the Mt Weld Operation and contractors to comply with Mt Weld safety and health policies and procedures and recommend and initiate corrective action where requiredEnsure the Mt Weld Operation meets all HS/ER requirements and monitors, reports and audits the compliance of all these requirements Qualities We ValueExperience working in the mining industry in a similar role including coordinating an emergency response team and writing and reviewing medical and emergency proceduresEffective communication skills, both verbal and writtenEfficient computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)Ability to work productively with limited supervisionProactive and able to recognise problems/risks towards the company and solutions to mitigate or eliminate these risksExceptional relationship building skills Skills RequiredMinimum Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)Minimum Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and RescueMinimum C Class Driver's License (MR Class Driver's License is desirable)Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testingCertificate IV in Training and Assessment (desirable)Certificate IV Work Health Safety or OHS (desirable)To find more about Lynas please click on the following link: are committed to ensuring that our workplace is inclusive, where all our people feel that they belong, are valued, and respected.We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.  130000 AUD Perth 6000