Have you heard? We're doing things differently at Waikato District Council. We're overhauling our operations, breaking down hierarchy, smashing silos and improving community planning. We're cultivating an innovative learning culture, and pushing co-design when it comes to our community.

To make this change successful we need great people. Are you one of them?

Who are we looking for

We have an exciting opportunity for a confident and enthusiastic Zero Harm Assistant to join our Chief Executive group on a 18 month fixed-term contract. With over 300 workers in a broad range of roles and an existing strong Zero Harm culture, we can offer a diverse working week. While the role is based in Ngaruawahia a large part of the working week will be out in the field working alongside our teams, managers and contractors to implement Zero Harm strategic improvement initiatives.

As part of the Zero Harm team, you will be supporting the implementation and monitoring of health and safety standards while providing high quality, accurate and timely administrative support to the team.

As the ideal candidate, you will have three years relevant health and safety administrative experience along with a sound competency in Microsoft Office. If you are an experienced self-starter that really enjoys working in a fast paced team environment, focused on delivering outstanding customer service, are an efficient organiser of all and have a 'can do' attitude then we want to talk with you!

Why join our team

Our head office is based in north Waikato's Ngaruawahia, just 10 minutes from Hamilton. You've got the benefits of an easy commute, free parking, work-life balance and the chance to hit the Hakarimatas on your lunch break. What more could you want?

Applications close: 11:55pm on Friday 26 July 2019.

To apply for this job, please go online to www.joinourteam.co.nz and enter the job code 9884TM