Head Of Safety, Environment & Wellbeing


  • Lead and motivate a high performing team
  • Be part of a collaborative, values-based organisation
  • Shape and Lead a ‘best-in-class’ Safety, Environment & Wellbeing framework

Serco is currently seeking a highly experienced leader to shape, lead and drive our Safety, Environment and Wellbeing function for the Aspac region. Offering an outstanding technical skill set, you will be a dynamic and influential leader with an improvement and efficiency focus, as well as a passion for innovation. Highly collaborative with an ability to build strong relationships across the organisation, you will have a pragmatic and flexible approach with the ability to adapt to a diverse and dynamic environment.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Chief HR Officer, you will need to bring to the role a genuine passion for making a difference, a commitment to improving health and wellbeing outcomes to a diverse employee group and outstanding stakeholder engagement.

A key member of the Asia Pacific People & Capability leadership team, as well as the Global HSE Leadership team, your role will encompass an end to end line of sight of our Contract Lifecyle and our employee experiences with a primary focus on improving safety and wellbeing outcomes and enabling injured workers to return to work.

Leading the function to meet immediate current needs, whilst continuing to develop a sustainable, long term focus on risk reduction and risk mitigation across Serco, you will play a key role in supporting and positively impacting people’s lives through a strengthened SEW service delivery capability.

What you need, to do the job

You will be able to demonstrate your expertise by offering:-

  • Examples of past performance within high risk industries in leading a large, geographically dispersed team operating within a matrix reporting structure
  • Experience in challenging risk profiles as well as similar industries/market segments
  • A background in the design, use and maintenance of Safety and Environmental management systems including those with certification to ISO45001 (AS4801), ISO14001 and OFSC is essential, including knowledge of what is accessible, high impact and meets different stakeholders needs.

Why Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services on behalf of governments and organisations around the world.

You will be part of a team of more than 50,000 people delivering essential, critical public services in areas including defence, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving services for the benefit of everyone, bringing service to life and making a positive difference every day.

Join Us

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

To learn more please visit www.serco.com/aspac

Serco values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride underpin everything we do. We are curious, creative and collaborative. Our people help in ways that matter.

By joining Serco you will have access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural) , SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (Networks) Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.

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