HSE Advisor - Upstream Security and Emergency Response

Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia

Job Reference 1243468

Location Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Health, Safety & Environmental

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 20, 2024

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. 


HSE Advisor - Upstream Security and Emergency Response  

  • 18 Months Contract 



  • Chinchilla, Western Downs
  • Travel (from Brisbane), accommodation and food provided



  • 14 Days on 14 days off. 


More specifically, your role will include supporting the Security and Emergency response Lead in: 

  • Security & Emergency management in an onshore operational environment.
  • Manage complex security and emergency scenarios, using skills gained by relevant operational experience or formal education.
  • Use your experience from an International Oil Gas Producers (IOGP), Police or Military background to prepare for response to specific scenarios which include current experience in identifying, documenting and managing security & emergency risk scenarios at a tactical, operational and strategic level.
  • Excellent understanding of government & business structures and functions, particularly in the response to security and emergency incidents work across organizational boundaries with internal stakeholder, and with external stakeholder in both the public (local, state/territory, commonwealth and international) sector, and with private commercial providers and organizations operate as an individual within the greater organizations in a proactive way, remain flexible, and use initiative to bring developing issues to senior management's attention.
  • Coach and influence key stakeholders (including contractors) and proactively manage their needs.
  • Influence stakeholders without authority, and work as an independent business partner.
  • Understand complex multi-agency operations particularly with respect to police, defense, border force and emergency services operating procedures.
  • Understand and employ relevant workplace acts/regulations, including Australian and international legislation; this will include practical application in the workplace.
  • Employ a high level of confidentiality, courtesy, and discretion, in incident response and investigation.



  • Security and Emergency management experience.
  • Training and/or experience in a recognized emergency response and management system (i.e., ICS, AIIMS, etc.)


Mandatory requirements

  • Queensland security license (advisor) 
  • Diploma in Security Risk Management or similar
  • Diploma in Emergency Management or similar
  • ISI (Industry Safety Induction) or industry experienced worker 
  • Must be able to pass background checks and medical


The successful candidate should be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident. Aboriginal candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

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