Health and Safety Advisor
Dunedin, New Zealand
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Shirley Parsons have an exciting opportunity for a Health and Safety Advisor to join an esteemed commercial construction business in Auckland, New Zealand. This position is currently at interview stages, so please submit your up-to-date CV as soon as possible to be considered.
You will initially be working on a high-profile project, with up to 600 personnel on-site and a central location in Dunedin. As a Health and Safety Advisor, you'll promote a proactive safety culture, implement HSE initiatives, and ensure compliance with legislation.
The Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for:
- Implement safety procedures and mentor junior staff.
- Lead incident investigations and emergency planning, identify hazards and conduct audits.
- Demonstrate autonomy, self-sufficiency, and resilience in a dynamic construction environment.
- Monitor and enforce safety regulations, ensuring all personnel adhere to best practices.
- Support Regional HSE Manager/National HSEQ Manager.
The Health and Safety Advisor will have:
- Experience in training and presenting ideas and procedures to staff.
- Strong negotiation and influencing skills.
- Strong understanding of construction safety standards and regulations.
- Initiative, analytical thinking, and effective communication.
- Character, confidence, and the ability to handle challenging situations.
- Resilience and adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced construction setting.
- 2-3 years of HSE advisory experience in construction or civils.
This position does not offer sponsorship opportunities. Only those residing in New Zealand and have a Right to Work will be considered.
Vacancy reference number: PR/000010
Vacancy Owner: Hannah Martinez | +61 451 168 870 | email@example.com