Injury Management Coordinator

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of international experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 4,300 people, at 22 projects in seven countries. Through our unique global operating model, we deliver world-class safety, quality, and productivity wherever we operate.Reporting to the Manager - Workplace Health and Wellbeing, you will be responsible for the management of workers compensation claims and the coordination of medical treatment, rehabilitation and return to work programs for workplace injuries.Key Accountabilities:Act as a specialist advisor/internal consultant to partner with key stakeholders in delivering effective injury and workers compensations claims managementSupport Barminco Operations and project leaders in the effective implementation of Barminco’s Injury Management SystemCoordinate workplace injury rehabilitation through proactive medical managementProcess, facilitate and effectively manage workers compensation claimsAct as a key contact for employees, leaders, internal stakeholders, external treatment providers, allied health professionals and insurersMaintain accurate, timely and up-to-date injury management records and administer the Injury Management databaseBe available for calls or call out response as reasonably requiredAttend employee medical appointments to ensure timely and effective case managementDevelop & monitor return to work plansCommunicate to relevant Barminco personnel on the medical & return to work status of Injured employeesProvide back up support for Injury Management Coordinator (east coast / international)Key Requirements:Have an Allied Health qualification - Physiotherapist, Exercise Physiologist, Occupational Therapist or similar is essentialDemonstrate excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skillsPossess a high level of integrity and discretionHave recent demonstrated experience in Injury and Workers Compensation Claims ManagementDisplay understanding of the relevant worker’s compensation legislation and industry best practiceUtilise their strong planning and time management skills with the ability to prioritise effectively.Have the ability to influence, engage and work collaboratively and effectively with diverse groups of internal & external stakeholdersExperience in the Mining and Resources Sector will be highly regardedHave a current valid Driver’s License - Class C or C-AAt Barminco, our people are our businessIt's the people we retain who define our culture, shape our company and drive the growth of our business. Working at Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career while working alongside experienced industry professionals. 85000 AUD Australia - WA Perth CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs Perth 6000
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Injury Management Coordinator

  • Work alongside experienced industry professionals
  • By a highly valued member of our Safety Team
  • Hazelmere location, with great facilities

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of international experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 4,300 people, at 22 projects in seven countries. Through our unique global operating model, we deliver world-class safety, quality, and productivity wherever we operate.

Reporting to the Manager - Workplace Health and Wellbeing, you will be responsible for the management of workers compensation claims and the coordination of medical treatment, rehabilitation and return to work programs for workplace injuries.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Act as a specialist advisor/internal consultant to partner with key stakeholders in delivering effective injury and workers compensations claims management
  • Support Barminco Operations and project leaders in the effective implementation of Barminco’s Injury Management System
  • Coordinate workplace injury rehabilitation through proactive medical management
  • Process, facilitate and effectively manage workers compensation claims
  • Act as a key contact for employees, leaders, internal stakeholders, external treatment providers, allied health professionals and insurers
  • Maintain accurate, timely and up-to-date injury management records and administer the Injury Management database
  • Be available for calls or call out response as reasonably required
  • Attend employee medical appointments to ensure timely and effective case management
  • Develop & monitor return to work plans
  • Communicate to relevant Barminco personnel on the medical & return to work status of Injured employees
  • Provide back up support for Injury Management Coordinator (east coast / international)

Key Requirements:

  • Have an Allied Health qualification - Physiotherapist, Exercise Physiologist, Occupational Therapist or similar is essential
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Possess a high level of integrity and discretion
  • Have recent demonstrated experience in Injury and Workers Compensation Claims Management
  • Display understanding of the relevant worker’s compensation legislation and industry best practice
  • Utilise their strong planning and time management skills with the ability to prioritise effectively.
  • Have the ability to influence, engage and work collaboratively and effectively with diverse groups of internal & external stakeholders
  • Experience in the Mining and Resources Sector will be highly regarded
  • Have a current valid Driver’s License - Class C or C-A

At Barminco, our people are our business

It's the people we retain who define our culture, shape our company and drive the growth of our business. Working at Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career while working alongside experienced industry professionals.

Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking the 'Apply Now' button OR for further information email Rebecca.Thorp@Barminco.com.au

 

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