H&S Officer/Adviser

This construction company is seeking an H&S Officer/Advisor on fixed term contract (15 months).

Your new company
Our client, a contracting company is currently looking for an experienced H&S Officer specialized in Construction industry who would be looking after their 5 branches around Otago and Christchurch area.

Your new role

  • You will be reporting to Business Compliance Manager
  • You will be providing advices, support and assistance to managers, staff, H&S representatives and others
  • You will promote a proactive, safety focused culture where staff participate, co-ordinate and co-operate with others in all Health & Safety aspects.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a H&S officer role or similar within the construction industry
  • Strong knowledge of current trends and practices in health, safety and wellness and related legislation
  • Ability to negotiate and influence outcomes with managers and staff at all levels
  • Sound analytical and problem-solving skills with demonstrated capacity to exercise initiative and judgment
  • Success with promoting change and improving Health and Safety performance
  • Strong reporting skills with high attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment, proactive, with a strong work ethic
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an emphasis on developing effective relationships

What you'll get in return

  • Busy days with variety, challenge and purpose
  • Company laptop, cell phone and vehicle
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Job Security with a strong forward workload
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #2628561


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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Barbora Cedzova, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Christchurch
Ground Floor, 131 Victoria Street, Christchurch Central

Telephone: 036695529