Health & Safety Business Partner
Salary commensurate with level of experience

Job description

  • Provide expert Health & Safety advice, training and support
  • Join a dedicated and supportive team
  • Learn from, and be mentored by the best!

About the Company: Our client is a government sector organisation with a diverse and complex workforce nationwide, who truly make a difference to peoples lives every day.

About the role: If you’re passionate about keeping people safe at work then read on! Working with an amazing team, you would be working proactively with Managers, leaders, staff and stakeholders across multiple sites within the Bay of Plenty area, to provide advice, training and support, with a strong focus on continuous improvements. You will be working alongside two other Advisors, and will be required to travel to Whakatane one day per week, using pool vehicles available.

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Provide Health & Safety specialist advice, training and support
  • Contribute to developing and implementing H & S policies and procedures
  • Lead, participate and engage in meetings, workshops and training
  • Provide data for monthly H & S reporting
  • Involvement in H & S related audits

Start Date: As soon as possible

Days/ Hours: Monday to Friday 40 hours per week, with some flexibility around start and finish times, and opportunity to work from home one day per week once established in the role.

About You: To be considered for this position you will need to be a seasoned Health & Safety professional, with a relevant qualification, and able to demonstrate the following key requirements:

  • Occupational Health & Safety qualification Level 6 or above
  • 5+ years in a NZ Health & Safety Advisory position
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A cross-cultural best practice approach to your work
  • Good presentation skills

You will also need to be a NZ Citizen, NZ Resident or already hold the appropriate Visa to work in NZ.


  • Fantastic opportunity for growth and development
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Access to onsite parking available
  • Discounts (with local businesses)

This is a great opportunity to join a dedicated Health & Safety team in a large and diverse workforce. If you’re up for the challenge then APPLY NOW!  Keen to know more – no problem, contact Lisa McKerrow on 021 215 2574 or email:

Reference:  139398

Lisa McKerrow
Senior Consultant