New role to grow your career at Council

Want to help make Nelson an even safer place?

Join our H&S crew of two!

About the role

We are excited to add a new Health, Safety & Wellness role to our amazing Business Improvement team. Working alongside the Senior Health, Safety & Wellness Adviser, you will help to deliver health and safety programmes and policies, and actively promote a culture of health, safety and wellness throughout all levels of the organisation.

This full-scope Health & Safety role will provide support for contractor compliance and management, audit and inspections, training and induction, risk assessments, investigations, and hazard identification.

This is an exciting opportunity to grow your health & safety career, in a medium-sized Council in one of the most desirable locations in NZ!

About you

You will bring intermediate level experience in developing and implementing organisational health and safety systems, programmes, policies, processes, risk assessments and reporting.

Your ability to build strong relationships and communicate in an effective and timely manner will underpin your success in previous Health & Safety roles.

You will be an energetic, self-starter with the ability to manage your own tasks and organisational activities to ensure Health & Safety compliance across the organisation.

This is a permanent, full-time position with an annual salary range of $78,000 – $86,5000.

About us

We offer the opportunity to join a fun, close-knit team in a flexible and inclusive organisation, right in the heart of Nelson. We provide ongoing professional development along with an interesting and diverse portfolio of work.

The region is vibrant, with a strong cultural, art and events focus, stunning beaches, world-class mountain bike and walking tracks and incredible weather.

If you believe you have the right attitude, relevant experience and are committed to making a difference to Nelson communities, we would love to hear from you!

Applications close midnight Sunday 19 March 2023

To view the job description, please see the Nelson City Council Careers site

For more information about the role itself please contact Morgana Hodliffe, Business Partner People & Capability, 022 017 1871