National Health Safety & Environment Manager

Wellington, New Zealand

  • Leadership position in a dynamic & growing business
  • Work for a company that truly believes safety takes priority!
  • Join a friendly and collaborative team


At CablePrice (NZ) Ltd, we are proud of our reputation and long-standing history in the Heavy Equipment and Commercial Vehicle industries, with almost 70 years of experience we have gained and retained knowledge which has put is at the forefront of the marketplace.

We are the exclusive authorised dealer in New Zealand for Hitachi Construction Machinery, Bell Equipment, HSC Cranes and John Deere Construction and Forestry Equipment, as well as an authorised Service Dealer for Scania Trucks and Buses.

We are currently seeking an experienced and driven National HSE Manager to be responsible for the development of consistent Health, Safety and Environment policies and procedures and their practical implementation through education and regular monitoring of compliance.

In this role you will be working closely with our national branch network consisting of approximately 400 staff members and 15 branches nationwide. You will also work with our sister company, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia, who will support you in delivering solutions to ensure the safety and well-being of all CablePrice employees, contractors and visitors.

Reporting to the General Manager - Finance and Administration, your duties will include:

  • Develop and implement health, safety and environment policies, systems and procedures in line with current legislative and industry standards
  • Identifying opportunities for and deliver training to both staff and management
  • Provide guidance and support to the company network including branches
  • Managing accident investigations and RTW plans
  • Detailed reporting and analysis activity, at both regional and national levels.
  • Actively champion the "See You Tomorrow" Company Value

To be successful in this challenging role you will need:

  • Experience in developing and implementing health and safety systems and procedures
  • Knowledge of New Zealand Health and Safety legislation
  • Good commercial acumen
  • An inquisitive analytical mind with strong Microsoft Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong and effective communication skills
  • High level organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Previous experience in the heavy diesel transport industry or similar type industry is advantageous

For your efforts you will be rewarded with:

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Culture focused on recognition of effort and reward for achievement
  • Long term career paths within an employer of choice
  • Both professional and personal training and development opportunities
  • A strong safety focus and excellent working conditions

Here at CablePrice we know that our people are the key to making a successful company. We encourage an innovative, fun work environment and a positive culture. Our people are engaged and motivated, we work hard to keep it that way. With a solid network of branches nationally we know that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading equipment and our quality people, and as such we strive to provide the best working environment possible.

So what are you waiting for? APPLY NOW and be Powered to Succeed.

Type: Permanent

Category: Human Resources & Training - OH&S

Reference ID: DS000388

Date Posted: 30/01/2019