HSEQ Manager 


About the Role:

Leed is an award-winning, privately-owned engineering and construction company delivering key infrastructure projects and recognised for their expertise in the water sector. Founded in South Australia in 2001, Leed has grown rapidly to become a national provider with offices in SA, Victoria and NSW, working on projects in metropolitan, regional and remote areas throughout Australia.

Leed has over 160 staff and an extensive fleet of plant and equipment that allow them to ‘self-perform’ on most of their projects.

EGM is currently searching for a HSEQ Manager on their behalf who will be responsible for the development, implementation and management of strategies, policies, procedures and programs that will ensure the businesses meet their legal obligations and overall goals of safety, sustainability, environment, quality, risk and governance excellence.

This is a key leadership role responsible for driving continual improvement across the HSEQ functions and proactively enhancing the HSEQ culture .

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Drive change through the implementation of innovative ideas for continuous business improvement

  • Act as a role model and provide guidance, support, training and leadership in all company related HSEQ activities

  • Maintain and continuously improve safety, quality and environmental management systems 

  • Manage HSEQ training and development in accordance with industry and business requirements and statutory compliance

  • Drive an effective safety consultation framework for the business and communicate safety matters to management and staff as appropriate

  • Support the development and implementation of an Employee Health and Wellbeing program

  • Advocate for mental wellness within the business and the industry as a whole


Our excellent reputation for delivering projects on time and working collaboratively with our clients, stakeholders and the wider community has made us a contractor of choice...

Skills & Experience:

  • 10 + years' experience in leading HSEQ Management within the utilities and/or civil construction industry or high risk environment on multisite across Australia. 

  • Experience in managing systems (including ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management system, ISO 9001 Quality Management Assurance, ISO 14001 Environmental Management, ISO 31000 Risk Management)

  • Federal Safety Commission Accreditation and reporting 

  • Ability to successfully manage multiple strategic initiatives, including the capability to plan, manage risk and improve performance across the business 

  • Strong leadership skills to inspire people and teams

  • High levels of communication and interpersonal skills, including problem solving and change management


Desirable Qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualification in Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (Preferably Safety and Quality as a minimum)

  • Incident investigation (ICAM) and Lead Auditing Training 

  • Cert IV in Training & Assessment

  • White Card