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Health & Safety Officer - Talented commercial contractor

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Commercial Construction

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    NZ$80000.00 - NZ$100000.00 per annum + negotiable

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -072020-71067_1595300982

  • Published:

    20 July 2020

  • Expiry date:

    19 September 2020

This contractor has an impressive project portfolio throughout Wellington and an optimistic outlook heading into the next 6 months in Construction and future pipeline. They have immense capabilities in the high rise commercial space within their teams and will continue to make strong headway in the years to come. They provide professionalism, a high quality service to their clients, stability for their teams and are nationally recognised for their projects and name.

This Health and Safety Advisor role is at a site level, based on one of their large Wellington sites, supporting the H&S Manager and Project Manager with overseeing their large and complex sites to ensure safety and compliance all day, every day. You will assist with undertaking, monitoring, reviewing and implementing Health and Safety systems to an accurate, high level, and helping to ensure the safety and compliance of the business overall with employees, contractors, visitors and the public on sites.

You will also have some responsibility for assisting to maintain and grow the Health & Safety framework at a site level and actively facilitate and lead a proactive Health & Safety culture through your duties and responsibilities. You will communicate expectations of the business to all teams and ensure accountability is present on site in adhering to all regulatory requirements.

Requirements for the role include:

The ideal candidate will strive for excellence in your field of expertise and have the following additional qualifications and attributes:

  • Ideally experience on large sites - must have worked in high rise vertical construction
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills
  • Be solutions orientated and commercially minded to identify both risk and opportunity
  • Experience must be from the NZ or Australian market to ensure you are familiar with NZ legislation
  • Confident, proactive and a willingness to drive change
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety

If you would like to grow and be challenged, and are ready to work in an extremely impressive business, this is a role worth considering. You will work on large, busy sites and be supported and mentored by some of the best in the industry. This will give you the opportunity to join a vibrant culture where your expertise and passion can make a difference.

Please contact Rachel McNickle on 027 274 6821 for a further discussion on your application, or apply now!

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