- Lead the implementation and culture of best practice

- Site Lead for Health and Safety, Environment and Quality Systems

- Utilise your strong commercial acumen and understanding of primary industry

- Competitive salary

Lead the way to enable best practice Risk Management through education and motivation of stakeholders in a proactive and engaging manner.

edenfx HSE Recruitment are proudly partnering with Silver Fern Farms in the recruitment of a Risk Manager for their site based in Hawera.

Holding the overarching responsibility for compliance, the key to success in this position will be your ability to provide mentoring and education at all levels, utilising your excellent commercial acumen as a forward thinking, competent Risk Manager.

You will enjoy building robust relationships as well as rolling up your sleeves and working as part of a team in order to implement a strategy / map for the future, proactively considering the specific site requirements.

Responsibilities include:

- Risk Management (HSEQ)

- Leadership and Culture

- Incident Investigation and Management

- Systems, Monitoring, Audit and Reporting

- Technical and Quality Compliance

- Health and Safety Management

- Plant Environmental Management

Skills and experience

We anticipate the successful candidate will already have achieved proven results within a similar environment (primary industry) and wish to now step into a more strategic role with direct reports.

- Proven Risk Management experience

- Relevant tertiary qualification (Risk Management/Health and Safety)

- Experience in similar industry

- Strong attention to detail with great accuracy

- Great commercial acumen

- A proactive and energetic approach

- Excellent understanding of risk management standards, practices and frameworks

- Registration with a relevant professional body and/or undergoing CPD is expected

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 Suzanne on 09 281 4702 quoting reference #3313.

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