• Growing SME with strong and established National Clients

• Great upcoming projects such as ISO 14001 certification

• Excellent culture and commitment to H&S

A newly created HSQE role within a stable growing business based in Takanini

About the company

FirstFlex are the largest importer of flexible cable in New Zealand. The business has grown consistently for the last 10 years and they have a strong culture built around a core of staff that have been with the company for 5-10 years. They are committed to the wellbeing of employees with onsite gym equipment, profit share scheme, they have embraced the living wage for all and have a culture that engages all levels.

About the role

Health, Safety and Quality are currently split between several people in the business. This newly created role will combine all aspects of HSQE in a single position.

Firstflex has a strong safety record; however, they recognise that with their growth the health and safety needs of the business require more resource. They are looking to move into a digital safety environment and the first step towards that is gaining ISO14001 accreditation. Being a significant importer of plastics and metals, they are also very aware of their environmental footprint and are looking at all and anyways they can minimise this.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

• Deliver training and awareness of EH&S to employees

• Ensure Adherence to H&S guidelines and SOP

• Keep all records and investigate accidents and incidents

• Report to and manage the Health and Safety Committee

• Manage Quality aspects of cable testing requirements, IP and trademarks

• Facilitate green initiatives including implementation and maintenance of ISO 14001

The team are highly motivated and flexible. There will be other tasks and projects that may well fall into the remit for this role over time.

About You…

You have experience of H&S within New Zealand, have a flexible approach and positive attitude. This role is about influencing change through building relationships and understanding the staff and business objective and aligning those with best practice.

This is a great opportunity for someone with a strong career drive that wants to challenge themselves. Over the next two years the Company will have rolled out ISO 14001, moved to a new premises twice the size of their current location, increased in size by at least 25% and moved to an electronic health safety and quality platform. These are the kind of achievements that can really boost a career and that is just the plan for the next two years!

How to apply

If you meet the above criteria, we welcome your application including your CV and cover letter in Word format. If you have any questions, please call Justin on 021 657 334 quoting reference #3288.

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