• Papakura location – avoid the traffic

• Established, iconic NZ food manufacturer

• Tackle health, safety and wellness head-on

Provide expert, practical health and safety advice and leadership – drive awareness through engagement.

About the company

One of the most well-known and respected brands in New Zealand, with over 150 years history making some of the most popular foods and snacks that Kiwis love.

About the role

This is a role for a Senior Advisor or Manager who hasn’t lost their passion for being proactive and visible on the shop floor. This is where you’ll spend a lot of your time, driving engagement, providing advice and guiding site workforce and leaders toward ownership of health, safety and wellbeing.

You’ll also provide the behind-the-scenes resources that contribute to successful safety management and that will include:

• Actively managing policies and procedures

• Planning and implementing site audits and inspections

• Contractor management

• Incident investigation

• Injury management

Skills and experience

Personality Plus! Relationships are key in this role and it’s important that you make strong, cohesive relationships across the site. You’ll contribute to environmental initiatives and work closely with food safety and quality teams. Successful candidates will have experience in the manufacturing/FMCG environment and working knowledge of AS/NZS 4801, injury prevention, rehabilitation and ACC processes.

This site works shifts, so flexibility is required to ensure you’re available to all staff as/when required.

• Tertiary qualification in health and safety

• Expert and relevant legislative knowledge

• Sound report writing skills

• Proactive and innovative approach


Supporting the development of their staff is important, offering youth programs and NZQA approved qualifications to their staff. Wellbeing is important too, with a variety of programs on offer to ensure healthy work and healthy staff. There are also a number of team activities throughout the year.

And as you spend all day amongst the yummy things, you’ll enjoy staff buying privileges too!

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 Amanda on 021 0818 7342 quoting reference #3821.

We are unable to consider overseas applications for this opportunity.

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