About the Role Kōrero mō te tūranga
The Pest Management Group provides leadership for the pest management part of the biosecurity system and works in partnership with a wide range of organisations across New Zealand to reduce the spread and impact of established pests.
This position will work in the National Wilding Conifer Control Programme, a successful collaboration between central and local government, landowners, farmers, forestry owners, iwi, researchers and community trusts.
In this role you will deliver health and safety advice to programme partners, develop and implement effective health and safety practices in agreed areas to ensure legislative compliance, and lead health and safety practice and culture.
This requires the development of collaborative working relationships across the programme, Ministry for Primary Industries, and external partners.
Core responsibilities for the role :
About You Mōu
You will have the ability to develop collaborative partnership-based relationships and the skills to lead, guide and share expertise in health & safety across a programme of work.
Our ideal candidate will offer :
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua - About MPI
The Ministry for Primary Industries is helping to seize export opportunities for our primary industries, improve sector productivity, ensure the food we produce is safe, increase sustainable resource use, and protect New Zealand from biological risk.
Ahurea - Culture
We encourage a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workplace where difference is championed and we're an employer of choice because of it.
We recruit, grow and retain talented, engaged and motivated employees who actively contribute towards an environment where everyone feels welcome and valued.
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua : - Benefits of working at MPI
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Salary range for this role is $92,073 to midpoint $108,321 depending on skills and experience
How to Apply Me pēhea te tuku tono
To view the position description and / or apply for the role please click APPLY FOR THIS JOB or visit the MPI Careers Site.
For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.
To apply for this role you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it click here to find out more about work visa eligibility and options.
For detailed information on this role please refer to the position description or contact Amy.Hopkins mpi.govt.nz
Applications close Sunday 25th October 2020
The Ministry for Primary Industries is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values inclusion and diversity.
Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to our communities in Aotearoa. In return you'll enjoy an inclusive and flexible working environment in a diverse team of people while you're growing your career here in NZ and internationally.
We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.