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Safety and Compliance Director

Salary: Competitive


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13 March 2020



Job Description
Our client has asked Zenon to support their continued growth and to assist them in locating a Safety and Compliance Director on a permanent basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-positioned and professional operation based in Australia.

The suitable candidate will be someone looking to take their next career move and become an integral part of a dynamic and pioneering business.


• Reporting to Group Managing Director and member of Executive Team.
• Maintain and implement Safety Management System, Quality Management System, Environmental Management System, Drug and Alcohol Management Plan and Documentation control requirements within the Group of companies.
• Develop and manage Annual Group Quality and Safety plans and provide direction to Group Companies .
• Promoting safety culture through-out the operational units.
• Management, integration and administration of the on-line reporting system for the reporting, tracking and follow-up of all incidents
• Continuous review of all safety and quality procedures to ensure the aims are being achieved and policies and procedures are being adhered to
• Support to Group Companies in the development and compliance to training requirements.
• Provide training deliverables where able, provide oversight of other external suppliers.
• Convene Group safety and quality reviews with internal and external stakeholders.
• Support to Group Companies to ensure that respective Safety Programs are implemented and maintained as per the requirements of the relevant CARs and the applicable Expositions, with particular emphasis on the SMS Manuals.
• Direction and management of all investigations
• Monitor safety and quality trends and make appropriate recommendations.
• Advisor for Group Directors and Country Manager in all matter related to Quality and Safety.
• Assist Country Managers with respect to Safety and Quality responses to Tenders and Pre-Qualification submissions.
• Manage the Company Flight Data Monitoring program, Safety Analysis and Line Oriented Safety Assurance program (iLOSA)
• Oversees Quality Documentation in line with Quality Management Standards & Policy and Document Control Manual.
• Oversees group technical training and optimising training cost.

Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications
• Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Safety/ Compliance Management
• Applicable Tertiary qualifications.
• High level of written and oral communication skills.
• Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and general report writing skills.
• Understanding of and ability to interpret civil aviation safety orders and regulations.
• Knowledge of Civil Aviation Rules would be an advantage.

Why Choose Zenon Aviation?

In the ever-changing and dynamic marketplace, Zenon Aviation knows that the support and care we provide to candidates is vital in assisting you in achieving your career aspirations. Our team of dedicated consultants will deal with your application efficiently and more importantly confidentially, providing a professional and reliable service.

If the above opportunity is of interest to you please forward your CV to Ashley Ewen in confidence.

Alternatively, for a confidential call with our Senior Account Manager Ashley Ewen please call our office

All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence and unless you hear from us within 10 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Only candidates with the right to work within the EU will be considered.

Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.