Permanent appointment - Wellington
The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is looking for a Principal Advisor, Health and Safety based in Wellington. Who can use their influenceing skills and exeptional communication skills to contribute to ensuring best practice health and safety across a large, complex organisation.
As a Principal Advisor, you will be a well-recognised source of health and safety information and expertise for the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) at the strategic and operational level.
You will play a significant role in helping the NZDF Executive and management to understand the wider picture of good health and safety practice and bringing that to life.
You will provide insight, solutions and technical expertise to the NZDF focussed on specific health and safety needs and initiatives, often acting as a critical link with other NZDF health and safety professionals
The level of engagement is variable and will focus on more complex health and safety organisational needs, such as critical risk management, safety culture and assurance. This could include :
To be successful in this role you will bring a solid understanding of health and safety, with previous experience working in an advisory role.
You will have demonstrable problem solving skills with the ability to think strategically and laterally to make recommendations and relate to a variety of stakeholders, adapting to the relevant context and understanding.
Applications close on Tuesday, 27 July 2021.
For more information, to view the position description and apply, please visit the New Zealand Defence website .