EHS Advisor – Wellington

  • Company:
    Higgins
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:

The Opportunity We are seeking an experienced EHS Advisor driven by a can-do attitude, someone passionate about transforming to a line led EHS culture, where people are empowered, well equipped and set-up for success. This role reports to the Area EHS Manager and supports the Higgins Wellington branch. Working in conjunction with other Lower North Island and South Island EHS Advisors, you will work in partnership with branch management teams and contractors, so building and maintaining trusted relationships and transparency with all levels of staff and our contractors is crucial. As an EHS leader you will coach, guide and provide technical advice to management, contractors, and have boots on the ground to coach in the field. So, if you enjoy fast paced, challenging and complex operating environments, with the opportunity to make your mark alongside great people where no day is the same, then this is the role for you.It goes without saying that you will have all the relevant skills and experience along with being able to demonstrate your strong Injury Management and H&S Investigative background you will also be able to bring the following:• A demonstrated ability to inspire and influence people• Experience within a similar role in civil construction or other high-risk industry• Ability to be an agent of cultural change and lead a modern EHS approach• Ability to deliver user-friendly, fit for purpose EHS resources designed around frontline users• A contemporary approach and skillset for good investigation, root cause analysis and risk management• Strong verbal and written communication, workshop facilitation and interpersonal skills• Sound conceptual and analytical skills, with effective problem solving and an inquisitive mind• Sound computer experience (eg Microsoft, Excel, PowerPoint and other)• Technical EHS expertise and driving EHS performance improvement • Demonstrated knowledge of legislation, its interpretation and practical application with employeesWhat We Offer• Competitive salary package • On-going training and development • Fletchers Benefits Programme, including discounted health insurance, family scholarship & share scheme along with multi-business discounts for you and your family to enjoy