Health and safety advisor sample resume

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Amy Donovan

3 Mayne Street
Township NSW 0000
M: 0000 000 000
E: [email protected]

Career Objective

I am a work health and safety professional who is looking to expand my skills and build strong relationships within an organisation. I have previously specialised in WorkCover NSW relations within small businesses and I have found my strong attention to detail and knowledge of human resources management to be highly beneficial.


Bachelor of Business (Human Resources Management) 
Bathurst NSW
Charles Sturt University
Graduated: 2012


Diploma of Work Health and Safety
Graduated: 2009

Employment History

November 2012 – Present:
WorkCover Advisor, WorkCover NSW
Township NSW



  • Providing practical tools for businesses to identify hazards
  • Assisting in implementing solutions
  • Checking safety plans and policies
  • Providing ongoing support for the work health and safety of businesses and their employees


  • Reduced significant hazard risks
  • Established good habits with employers and employees of small businesses


January 2011 – November 2010:
Policy Officer, WorkCover NSW
Township NSW



  • Policy research and development
  • Assisted in developing WorkCover NSW small business strategy
  • Assisted in drafting new frameworks for WorkCover programs
  • Evaluated applicant proposals using assessment guidelines
  • Advocated for applicants who met the criteria


  • Worked on the currently utilised small business procedures and policies
  • Consistently built positive relationships with organisations and claim applicants

Qualifications and technical skills

  • Microsoft Office – Advanced
  • Risky Business SOS – Advanced
  • Safety Auditor accreditation
  • OH&S Construction Induction Certificate (White Card)


Daniel James
General Manager Business Solutions
WorkCover NSW
T: 0000 000 000
E: [email protected]
Irene Pugs
Senior Policy Advisor
WorkCover NSW
T: (00) 0000 00000
E: [email protected]
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