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HSE Advisor


HSE Advisor
14-Month Contract
$$$ Open to Rates

**Those with a valid Right to Work in New Zealand or Australia are welcome to apply. International applicants will not be accepted at this stage.**

Shirley Parsons have partnered with an innovative and well-renowned financer, developer and manager of solar energy projects worldwide. They are seeking a HSE Advisor with a major emphasis on the environmental aspect to compliment a strong HSE team. Working schedule will likely be full-time on site for approx. 3 months until it is fully operational, then flexible working (i.e., on site 2 nights every 3 weeks). The employer is open to working schedule suggestions.

Flights/travel and accommodation will be fully paid for and provided for those outside of Christchurch from both New Zealand and Australia.

Being part of this team will mean you will 'be the change' on this world's transition to a more sustainable future.

The HSE Advisor will be responsible for:

  • Foster effective collaboration, coaching, influence, and communication with Contractors and staff.
  • Actively engage in HSE design risk reviews, pre-mobilization workshops, pre-commissioning workshops, post-construction reviews, and O&M turnover workshops with relevant stakeholders.
  • Conduct regular on-site HSE inspections and audits as per agreed schedule.
  • Coordinate with Safe Work representatives or other regulatory bodies on project matters as needed.

The HSE Advisor will have:

  • Excellent working knowledge of New Zealand Environmental legislation and environmental best practice.
  • Working knowledge on contaminated land, environmental development proposals and consent and planning on a construction site.
  • Practical knowledge in operating under a HSE management system (ISO 45001 and ISO 14001).
  • Be a strong influencer, coach and self-starter.
  • Be a team-player with the ability to interact with all levels of professionals.

About Shirley Parsons:
Shirley Parsons is a global Recruitment Consultancy with 20+ years of expertise in Health & Safety, Quality, and Environment & Sustainability. The ANZ team partner with organisations across Australia, New Zealand and APAC to assist in finding top HSEQS professionals for their businesses.

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