WHS Administrator & Return to Work Coordinator


About Us

Costa is Australia’s leading horticultural company and is the largest fresh produce supplier to the major food retailers. Our operations include approximately 7000 planted hectares of farmland, 40 hectares of glasshouse facilities and three mushroom growing facilities across Australia.

Costa Adelaide Mushrooms is the second largest mushroom farm and most modern mushroom cultivation facility in Australia. Located in Monarto in Adelaide and spread over 360 acres of land, the purpose-built facility grows premium mushrooms that are then marketed around Australia. Our team have a strong quality focus and work together to find ways to keep producing mushrooms that are fresh, affordable and nutritious while setting the standard in sustainable commercial farming.

About the role

Based at our Monarto South site, you will assist the WHS Manager to deliver site and national WHS objectives and contribute to Costa’s positive and consistent safety culture by providing site based WHS and early intervention support to the business.

This role has a strong administrative focus and will include tasks such as ensuring the maintenance of safety and injury systems, safety procedures, registers and documents as well as assisting to complete WHS statistical reporting.

As a Safety Champion you will support the promotion of health & wellbeing programs as well as completing the administrative tasks associated in the Injury and Claims Management process.

About you

You are a passionate administrator that has a genuine interest in continuing a career in Work Health & Safety.  You are keen to be a key contributor to a creating a positive safety culture on site, and will bring the following skills and experience to the role:

  • Experience in a similar WH&S or business support role
  • Health and Safety Qualifications - Minimum Cert IV (or willingness to complete)
  • First Aid & CPR (desirable)
  • RTW Coordinator qualification or willingness to complete
  • Strong administration and organisational skills
  • Excellent MS Office Skills in particular Word, Excel & Powerpoint
  • Well developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to develop and document systems and process of work
  • The ability to work autonomously within the role with minimal supervision
  • Genuine interest in WHS
  • Demonstrated interest in and desire to support site wellness and team health programs and activities
  • Unrestricted SA Driver’s Licence

 Why work for us

At Costa, our people are central to ensuring we deliver the quality and service that we are committed to. You will become part of a national team that is proud and passionate about what it does.

Costa offers a range of employee benefits and conditions covering areas such as flexible work arrangements, learning and development opportunities, recognition and health and wellbeing.

For further information about this role, please contact: 

Melanie Beeson - Recruitment Manager, Vertical Farming E: Melanie.Beeson@costagroup.com.au

Shortlisting will commence immediately

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Full time

Job no: 2024-2457

Location: Monarto

Category: Mushroom

Closing Date: Sunday, 26 May 2024