Health & Safety (H&S) Manager Jobs

How to Enter

Due to being a managerial-level role, most New Zealand employers look for candidates with qualifications or experience in Occupational Safety & Health or a similar field, when hiring a Health & Safety Manager. Health & Safety Diplomas are offered by Massey University, University of Otago, South Institute of Technology or the Employers and Manufacturers Association.

 

Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Health & Safety Manager could include all or some of the following:

  • Designing Health & Safety policies and procedures to minimise workplace hazards
  • Educating and training staff in Health & Safety policies and how to reduce risks
  • Identifying Health & Safety risks and hazards and addressing them
  • Inspecting sites to ensure Health & Safety policies are being adhered to
  • Preparing Health & Safety performance reports
  • Ensuring policies and procedures are complaint with Health & Safety legislation
  • Recording and investing workplace incidents and injuries
  • Helping injured staff return to work

 

Progression

Health & Safety Managers can often choose to specialise further in specific industries, such as Energy and Mining, or Construction and Architecture. However, many professionals can progress further into management, teaching, researching and policy roles.

 

Salary Range

100K+ per annum (NZD)

 

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Wellington

Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955

reception@roblawmax.co.nz

 

Auckland

Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street,
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011

 

Christchurch

Physical Address:
Level 1, Kensington House
185 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8011
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436

 

Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
Office T43
477 Boundary Street
Springhill
Brisbane
QLD 4000
Australia
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427

 

South West, United Kingdom

Abbey Manor Business Centre
Preston Road
Yeovil
Somerset, BA20 2EN
United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 203 934 6389