2-3-month contract role

Transport/logistics industry

South Auckland location with national remit

Large scale NZ owned transport organisation is seeking a high calibre Health and Safety Manager for a 3-month BAU project

The company

Our client operates within a high-risk industry, providing transport, logistics and storage services. Proudly NZ owned and operated, they operate nationally with a head office in Auckland.

The role

We are seeking a dynamic, experienced health and safety manager to drive day to day safety across the business. Leading a small, dedicated team, you will support the wider strategic goals of the business, maintain relationships with key stakeholders and drive engagement.

Lead and oversee the safety function

Provide technical expertise and advice to the leadership team

Conduct incident/accident investigations

Support nationwide operations

Ensure legislative compliance and support safety initiatives

Engage with contractors and regulatory bodies

Drive safety engagement, influencing operations and safety performance

Skills and experience required

Relevent safety qualifications

Proven leadership experience within a high risk industrial (preferably transport) environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Able to develop strong relationships across the business and work with senior stakeholders

Outcome focused, able to operate in a fast moving, complex environment

Only NZ Citizens, residents or visa holders can be considered for this role


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

All applications will be acknowledged electronically in the first instance. If you have any questions, please call Duncan Cooke on 09 281 2724 quoting reference #3253.