Cummins Inc. Director Health, Safety and Environment in Scoresby, Australia

Director Health, Safety and Environment


Cummins is big enough to think global and small enough to act local. We are a global leader in clean engine technology, operating in 190 countries across the globe. We are fortunate to have outstanding leaders who come from diverse backgrounds and foster an empowering environment for our team. We have significant operations in the South Pacific region and aspire to further grow our business and our people.

We are presently seeking an engaging leader to join us in the role of Director - Health, Safety and Environment (HSE). This person will be responsible for developing and delivering on the South Pacific (CSP) HSE strategy, inspiring confidence and promoting employee engagement across our Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Operations.

Based at our Regional Headquarters in Scoresby, Melbourne and reporting to the Managing Director CSP, this role is not only responsible for the delivery of HSE functional services but is also accountable for ensuring our progression to an environment of zero harm and an interdependent HSE culture.

Primary outcomes in this business critical role will be continuous improvement on the HSE strategy, execution of key HSE initiatives, the development of a proactive HSE culture (focused on hazard and risk identification/management) and the development of your regionally located HSE leadership team. Additionally, you will lead the review and implementation of HSE polices and processes in line with organisational requirements and maintain the certification of HSE management systems to international standards.

Furthermore, as a prominent member of the South Pacific Leadership Team (SPLT), you will play an influential role in contributing to the development and achievement of the CSP strategic plan. You will play a pivotal role in achieving operational objectives by engaging and influencing stakeholders across all levels of our business. Critical to this will be your alignment with values and demonstration of key leadership capabilities, including: coaching and developing, fostering open communication, talent management, thinking strategically and managing diversity.

We are seeking applications from those who possess:

  • A tertiary qualification in a related disciplinecomplemented by additional studies/accreditation in the areas of Health, Safety,Wellness or Environment

  • At least 10 years’ robust senior leadershipexperience within a large complex multinational organisation

  • In depth knowledge and understanding of HSElegislation across Australia and New Zealand (any experience with PNG will alsobe highly regarded)

  • A high-level of written, verbal communicationskills and demonstrated ability to manage and influence internal and externalstakeholders across a matrix style environment

  • Demonstrated history in building, coaching andmentoring team/s of highly skilled and experienced HSE professionals

  • A dynamic, high energy and personable style

In exchange for your efforts we offer a competitive package including base salary, company vehicle or allowance, an annual variable bonus and the stability and career development you would expect from a global leader in engine technology.

Cummins is a values driven organisation who is committed to building an inclusive workplace culture that reflects the community we serve. We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Women, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders and people with a disability. We also strongly promote a healthy work/life balance and offer flexible working arrangements.



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 9, 2017, 5:30:00 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700033B