Senior Employment & Safety Lawyer

Senior Employment & Safety Lawyer

Job Title: Senior Employment & Safety Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: RM19580_1585540799
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: March 30, 2020 16:48

Job Description

Collaborate and build with leaders in the industry | Align with a strong firm | Strong pipeline of work | High caliber client base

The Firm

Our client's Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety Practice Group boasts some of Australia's leading workplace lawyers and are the go-to team for large organisations with challenging workplace needs. This is a national firm that works nationally and globally.

The Role

The Brisbane Safety team successfully represents a strong client base, acting in high profile and high quality matters across both the public and private sectors.

This interesting and varied role will see you working to support our clients with:

  • Incident response
  • Reviewing and developing workplace safety management systems, policies and procedures
  • Assessing compliance and developing strategic advice on minimising exposure to workplace safety risk
  • Advising on workplace health and safety related investigations, disputes and prosecutions
  • Providing training in workplace health and safety
  • Managing ill or injured workers


To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Proven experience with workplace health and safety matters at a senior level
  • Litigation experience (desired)
  • Experience in mentoring more junior lawyers.
  • Demonstrated a capability to work autonomously, as well as part of a collaborative and supportive team
  • A high degree of initiative, dedication and organisational ability


For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave

Ref No: RM19580
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207