senior mining health and safety advisor in New Zealand

etienne swanepoel, randstad
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new zealand
mining, resources & energy
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5 years
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etienne swanepoel, randstad
+64 9 336 0367
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job description

The suitable safety professional will be focused on:

  • Operational Health & Safety: Lead, advise and coordinate the departmental Health and Safety Advisors to deliver site´s health and safety strategic objectives.
  • Strategic Planning: Assist in the development of strategic objectives and health and safety awareness programs to be carried out each year delivering consistent and collaborative messages, while also advise and assist management to develop, implement and maintain a comprehensive ERP.
  • Documentation and RecordsManagement: You will ensure the organisation is HSNO Act compliance and that registers and controls are in place across all sites.
  • Responsibility for budget and Audits: Organize and conduct regular health and safety audits and workplace inspections across the mining operations.
  • Training and development: In conjunction with the Senior Training Advisor and as part of the Health and Safety Department support the achievement of all HST objectives, programmes and initiatives.
  • People Leadership: Understand the procedures and processes involved with managing people and apply them appropriately to different situations while having the capability to influence, drive change and communicate across various stakeholders.
  • Safety: Perform all work associated functions in terms of all requirements on site.

If you are an experienced Health and Safety professional with experience in the mining sector and want to be involve in driving safety across a fully operational mining site in New Zealand, then please get in touch.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Lead, advise and coordinate the departmental Health and Safety Advisors to deliver the site health and safety strategic objectives


- Advise and assist senior management to establish business H&S objectives, targets and KPIs that are fully integrated with the site’s business unit plans;
- Ensure daily safety critical activities are complete and consistently applied;
- Ensure activities are complaint with all regulations and programs and maintain a strong
working relationship with all inspectors, external regulators, contractors and agencies;

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma