Occupational Health Advisor

$97,152 - $107,541 yearly
  • Fire and Rescue NSW
  • Fire and Rescue NSW Headquarters, 1 Amarina Avenue, Greenacre NSW, Australia
  • 02 Dec, 2019
Temporary Full Time Government Health Care Health Professional

Job Description

Occupational Health Advisor, Fire and Rescue NSW 

Temporary Full time up to 5 June 2020 

Grade: Clerk Grade 7/8 Salary Package up to $117,757.  Package includes salary range ($97,152 to $107,541 pa), plus employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.

Location: Greenacre NSW

Closing date: 15 December 2019

  • Flexible working hours
  • Free On-site Gym and Car Parking
  • New Building and Modern Facilities
  • Activity Based Working environment
  • Team environment

About the role  

Working within the People and Culture Directorate, this role will develop and implement a range of health assessment, promotion and monitoring programs, identify and monitor emerging health issues and assist in the development of strategies, policies and procedures to promote the health of staff in accordance with FRNSW requirements.  

If you would like to discuss the role further please contact Chrissy Strickland on 02 9265 2952.

Candidates applying for this role must have Tertiary qualifications in relevant tertiary qualifications and/or appropriate equivalent experience.

A current NSW drivers licence is required to undertake intermittent travel within metropolitan and regional areas.

 For more information click on the Role Description.      

Work Life Harmony

  • Flexible hours between 7am – 7pm (35-hour work week)
  • Partnership with Fitness Passport for ongoing staff and their families to access more than 390 gyms and pools at a discounted rate

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is one of the world’s largest urban fire and rescue services and is the busiest in Australia. Our overriding purpose is to enhance community safety, quality of life, and confidence by minimising the impact of hazards and emergency incidents on the people, property, environment and on the economy of NSW. Our capabilities extend far beyond fighting fires. FRNSW firefighters are among the most highly trained in the world. Our teams provide fire prevention, they respond to hazardous materials incidents, natural disasters and medical emergencies. Our teams also undertake counter terrorism and urban search and rescue operations. We are prepared for anything – helping anyone, anywhere, anytime.

Applying for the Role

Please click on the link below to apply for the vacancy via the 'I Work for NSW' site (not the 'APPLY NOW' button on this site):


You will need to upload a resume and respond to the targeted questions via the 'I Work for NSW' site.  

Candidates are required to complete the following two targeted capability-based questions in their application, a brief cover letter and a resume outlining relevant skills and experience:

1. Please provide an example of your capability in case management of complex medical cases using a variety of communication mediums (i.e both face-to-face and remotely)?

 2. Please provide an example of your capability in delivering Health Promotion initiatives to individuals and groups.

For information to complete the application and respond to the targeted capability-based questions link to https://iworkfor.nsw.gov.au/the-recruitment-process in Google Chrome.

For any technical assistance in submitting your application via 'I work for NSW' please contact 'I Work for Support' on 1800 562 679.



Package $117,757


Occupational Health and Safety  


Occupational Health Advisor

Reference or Job Identity Number


Name of Contact Person

Chrissy Strickland

Telephone Number of Contact Person

02 9265 2952

Contact Address

1 Amarina Ave, Greenacre NSW 2190

Closing Date for Applications

15 December 2019

Purchase/Authorisation Number

00007GZP - Brendan Mott