About the company
Calder Stewart is a national construction and property company specialising in design and build services to the industrial, commercial, rural and public sectors.
Founded in 1955, Calder Stewart has a thirst for building innovation, pride in traditional business values and a commitment to 'build a strong future.
With a vertically integrated business structure, Calder Stewart is proud to have its own reinforcing, precast concrete and structural steel divisions which is unique to their building process.
Keeping our people and workplaces safe is of critical importance to Calder Stewart and an unquestionably safe workplace will ensure that Calder Stewart can continue as a leader in smarter building solutions and achieve its strategic and commercial objectives.
The current Group Health & Safety Manager is ready to embark upon a new chapter in his life and as a result, Calder Stewart needs a talented and proactive leader to join the team and take on this essential role. Is this you?
About the opportunity
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer Shared Services and Manufacturing and working integrally with business leaders across Calder Stewart, the Group Health and Safety Manager takes overall accountability for developing and leading a culture that holds safety as a core part of the Calder Stewart identity and enhancing the capability of all Calder Stewart people to support this culture.
In doing this, the Group Health and Safety Manager will, amongst other things :
This is a critical leadership role that requires a comprehensive understanding of workplace safety together with the ability to engage with and influence others to improve their approach to safety within the workplace appealing to both hearts and minds.
As the Group Health and Safety Manager, you will continue to lead a significant cultural evolution within the company to ensure workplace safety is the priority and is embedded as part of its fabric.
To be successful as the Group Health and Safety Manager, you will have proven experience as a Health and Safety leader ideally within a construction, infrastructure or project management context and you may hold a relevant tertiary qualification.
creating workplaces that are unquestionably safe. A down-to-earth approach and a willingness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done, you are always looking for better ways to do things and more effective methods for getting your messages understood and embedded. Sound like you?
In return, you will be rewarded with this unique opportunity to further your career while contributing to the health and safety goals of this successful family owned business with strong links to the heartland of New Zealand. Interested?
How to apply
To discover more about Calder Stewart, visit
For a confidential discussion about the role; contact Leanne Crozier on 021 245 2224 or by email to
Applications close : Friday 28th August 2020
Calder Stewart is committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. A negative drug test result will be a condition of any offer of employment.