• Competitive salary and bonus potential

• Large scale, fast-moving manufacturing site

• Iconic NZ company with a well-established safety culture

Our food manufacturing client requires an experienced Health and Safety Advisor who will make a strong contribution to the Health and Safety team.

The Role

Our food manufacturing client requires an experienced Health and Safety Advisor to join an established team. Reporting to the Health and Safety Manager you would be supporting operations across the site. Previous experience of managing safety in a food manufacturing or FMCG environment would be highly desirable.

Communication will come easily to you, as will your clear and innovative delivery of Health and Safety. As a trusted advisor you will partner with operational leaders, building effective relationships. As the site is a Major Hazard Facility, there will be a specific focus on increasing awareness to the risk associated with this.

Duties include

• Provide health and safety support and advice to all stakeholders

• Implement health and safety strategies and systems, working to best practice model

• Work alongside the health and safety team to develop and refresh the strategy and associated supporting activity

• Monitor and audit compliance

• Ensure fit for purpose solutions are identified to control risk

Skills and experience required

• Diploma in OHS or associated qualification required

• Excellent communication skillset – both written and oral

• Practical working knowledge of NZ legislation

• Great energy and engagement skillset

• Knowledge of MHF requirements or Process Safety would be advantageous

• Experience within a production orientated environment

The Company

Our client is a NZ major food manufacturing company with sites throughout the country. They are the recognised market leaders in the field with a strong international presence.


If you meet the above criteria, we welcome your application including your CV and cover letter in Word format.

Applications are welcome from NZ Citizens or those with a Residency or current Work Visa in place.

All applications will be acknowledged electronically in the first instance. If you have any questions, please call Kelly Cotterell on 01 0805 9717 quoting reference #3707.

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