Health and Safety Advisor - Fullcircle

Oji Fibre Solutions is New Zealand’s largest pulp & paper manufacturer.  Our values: Innovation, Built on Strength, Future Focused and Trusted Partner are held in common across all our business units.  They drive us forward on a sustainable path to create long-term value for our people, the partners we work with, the customers we supply and the communities and environments in which we operate.  Built on a strong heritage of manufacturing, we have an extensive team of people, who work together to produce quality products from renewable natural and low carbon resources. We are committed to a sustainable future by driving the circular bio-economy.

We are seeking a committed and motivated individual for the role of Health & Safety Advisor at our Fullcircle operation, located in Penrose, Auckland.

This is a challenging but exciting opportunity that will see you roll up your sleeves, get stuck in and play a key role working alongside and supporting the delivery of Health & Safety objectives across our Fullcircle and nationwide Baling Plant operations, to ensure and promote the delivery of Oji Fibre Solutions guiding principles for Environment, Health, Safety and Risk (EHSR).

The key responsibilities of the role include: 

  • Manage, support and implement Health and Safety, through the coordination, and support of policies, procedures, safety initiatives and systems
  • Identify, understand and effectively manage Health & Safety and Environmental risks in our business
  • Co-ordinate and maintain safety training programs across all sites
  • Participate in H&S meetings, contributing to the group’s projects
  • Coordinate and assist with site safety meetings.

This position requires the following qualifications and experience:

  • Relevant qualification and/or minimum 4 years working in large industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • The ability to build effective working relationships at all levels of an organisation
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite and preferably experience with Risk Manager (H&S management system).  

You will need to demonstrate the ability to influence others in sound judgment and decision-making; have great interpersonal and communication skills; be a creative thinker; one who can be solutions and delivery focused, and above all have a great customer service ethos.  In addition, flexibility and the ability to work well under pressure are the key personal attributes we are looking for.

There are lots of benefits in joining the committed and friendly team at Penrose.  In return for your skills and commitment, Oji Fibre Solutions offers a competitive salary package, car, enhanced superannuation, free Southern Cross Regularcare medical insurance, income protection, permanent disability and life insurance, along with a great working culture.

In accordance with Company policy, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical examination, drug test and Ministry of Justice Police Check. Oji Fibre Solutions will meet these expenses. 

Applicants must be either a NZ Citizen, Resident Visa holder or have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

If this sounds like your next move, please apply with your up-to-date CV & cover letter by clicking on the APPLY NOW button.

Applications Close: Saturday, 14 October 2023

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: IHAN222174

Location: Auckland

Closing Date: Saturday, 14 October 2023