UNIT GROUP 3992 SAFETY INSPECTORS
SAFETY INSPECTORS inspect machinery, equipment, working conditions and public places to ensure conformity with government and industry standards and regulations, in relation to occupational health and safety.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Diploma or higher qualification or at least 3 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.
- examining equipment specifications, and inspecting and testing machinery, equipment and clothing to ensure conformity with safety standards and serviceability
- inspecting factories and other work sites to ensure conformity with government and industry standards and regulations
- inspecting public places and working conditions, investigating accidents, studying causes and recommending action
- inspecting insured buildings, vehicles and commercial and industrial establishments to evaluate conditions and practices affecting insurance risk and to develop safety programs