Health & Safety Officer - Site based - $250m project

Job title : Health & Safety Officer - Site based - $250m project
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Sam Phillips
Job reference : SP71914

​One of NZ's best construction contractors is looking to grow their health and safety team so they can continue meet and exceed their already exceptional safety standards. They are looking for a Health and Safety office to join their team on an exciting project in central Auckland.

This position is to provide direction and advice on H&S policies, tailored safety plans, hardware and training, audits and ongoing assistance and development of procedures. We are looking for candidates with a strong Health and Safety background who are keen to work for a company with large projects underway. A construction background is essential to be considered, the salary on offer is in the range of $100-120k.

You will be acting in an advisory and coordination capacity onsite, which will see you train and implement safety initiatives within the construction sites. You will ensure OHSE targets are met in order for the company to attain and retain contractual, legal and company standards.

The following skills and experience are required:

  • A strong understanding of HSE regulations for construction

  • Proven experience in a previous role within Health & Safety, specifically the creation and implementation of H&S frameworks

  • Planning and implementing effective H&S procedures to ensure a zero-harm workplace

  • The ability to identify workplace hazards and methods of improving / resolving issues

  • Excellent stakeholder liaison skills as you will constantly be communicating with onsite staff, clients, consultants and public

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills as you will be reporting to people from the top of the ladder to the people out on the ground

  • You will be driving the Health & Safety initiatives on multimillion dollar construction projects in Auckland

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary

  • Supportive and hard working team environment

  • Work for a well-established company who take care of their staff

  • 2 year project

  • Permanent role

This is great chance to get on board with one of NZ's largest builders. If this sounds like you, apply now!

Send your CV to quoting reference SP71914. For more information contact Sam Phillips on 09 951 5010.