Temp & Permanent Staff

Commercial  Executive  Industrial

(06) 878 0026

130 Queen Street East
Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
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Health & Safety Advisor

Bring your passion for H&S and promote a positive, strong safety culture.

  • Proven H&S experience essential
  • Lead by example
  • Manufacturing client

Our Client is searching for a Health & Safety Advisor who is just as passionate as they are about developing a culture and providing leadership so that health, safety and wellbeing is embedded in the organisation and they can achieve the objective of 'safety is by choice, not by chance'.

Reporting to the National HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for the effective operation of the HSE systems and procedures for the site as well as local depots, ensuring HSE targets and objectives are achieved.

Your role will involve:

  • Driving HSE performance
  • Reviewing, implementing and maintaining HSE procedures
  • Reporting and auditing
  • Ensuring legislation compliance
  • Compliance training

Ideally you will have the following experience and skills:

  • A technical background and proven experience in HSE management systems, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • The ability to effectively interpret legislation and policies, and advise others
  • Personal drive and self-motivation, with a focus on achieving the end result
  • The ability to work without direct supervision
  • Be committed to continuous improvement in HSE
  • Be flexible and proactive, whilst having effective time management abilities
  • Have good computer skills
  • Have a strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral

We are seeking applicants that can demonstrable experience working with health and safety legislation. We are looking for a positive 'can do' attitude and exceptional communication skills.

All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test and security check.

Send us your CV and cover letter now by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. quoting "H&S Advisor" in the subject line.

Please note that all applications are reviewed but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.