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Be a part of a company that thinks differently to solve problems, make progress, and deliver meaningful innovations. Join our HR team and drive EHS strategic initiatives, affect change and partner closely with our high growth, dynamic ANZ business.


A Day in the life


This is a critical role to develop and implement EHS management systems within our dynamic, highly matrixed organization. As a talented EHS professional with excellent communication, business partnering and project management skills, you will utilize your demonstrated EHS experience and play a key role in driving strategic change in new EHS initiatives.


Key Accountabilities:


In this role you will:

  • Provide leadership and direction for the development, implementation and continuous improvement of an integrated environmental health and safety management system that ensures compliance with local regulatory requirements, Medtronic EHS Standards and is aligned with APAC and Corporate strategies, initiatives and goals
  • Implement a targeted risk management program that mitigates illness and injury risks, minimizes environmental impacts and meets local regulatory requirements
  • Engage and influence key stakeholders within the organisation to drive EHS culture
  • Collaborate with leaders on EHS issues related to customer requests and implementation of key projects within ANZ
  • Support, coach and mentor leaders while driving accountability for EHS performance in ANZ
  • Ensure adequate investment in safety initiatives by providing sound business rationale
  • Ensure an EHS consultation framework is in place that encourages employee participation
  • Foster a culture of reporting EHS adverse events including incidents, injuries, near misses and hazards through the Medtronic EHSMIS
  • Ensure effective incident investigation and root cause analysis is conducted
  • Provide support to other APAC sites where needed
  • Participate in and lead regional and global EHS projects
  • Serve as a key contact with external agencies and groups in ANZ to maintain the company’s reputation for excellence in the area of environmental, health and safety
  • Some domestic and overseas travel will be required
  • Some out of hours work will be required


Must Have:
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills
  • The ability to work effectively across all levels of the organisation
  • A customer focused approach with a ‘can-do attitude’
  • Excellent business acumen and be commercially savvy
  • High levels of self-motivation and a positive attitude
  • A proven ability to influence without authority
  • Experience in change management
  • Strong knowledge of health and safety legislation in Australia and New Zealand
  • Sound working knowledge of EHS / Risk Management legislation and principles.
  • Sound working knowledge of EEO and anti-discrimination legislation and principles
  • Tertiary qualifications in a related discipline such as Occupational Health and Safety, Ergonomics, Safety Science, Safety Engineering with a minimum of 8 -12 years’ experience


Nice to have:

  • Auditing experience
  • Lean Sigma experience
  • Workplace assessment and training qualifications


About Medtronic


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.


We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.


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