Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017 under the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017. The role of our new organisation is to reduce unwanted fires, respond to structural and vegetation fires and other emergencies including motor vehicle crashes, medical emergencies, hazardous substance related incidents, natural disasters and support increased community resilience.
Our vision is to build stronger communities and protect what matters most to the people within them. We are proud to be recognised as New Zealand’s most trusted public sector agency. Our values reflect what our people believe is core to who we are and the organisation we aspire to be:
About the role
Due to a period of parental leave, we are looking for an experienced Senior HR Advisor. This fixed-term will end when the incumbent return from parental leave, which is expected to be approximately October 2020.
Our organisation is going through a period of major change so we need someone who is experienced working in a high pressure environment, used to dealing with ambiguity, and can work with common sense and pragmatism.
Ideally be an HR generalist with strong experience writing position descriptions and job sizing, preferably trained in Korn Ferry/Hay methodology. However, if you are more of an ER specialist, and able to manage and advise on performance issues, including PIPs and disciplinary matters, then we’d still like to hear from you if you’re looking to move into a more generalist role.
Please carefully consider the position description for more details, but in general we need a senior practitioner with strong experience in diagnosing employment issues and advising on pragmatic solutions who can do the following:
This role is a great mix of all the different aspects that make up a generalist HR role so you’ll also need to have the following:
We are looking for someone with a great attitude, who can take each day as it comes and is prepared to get stuck in with what needs to be done.
The salary range for this role is $98,00 to $112,000.
Applications close 9am Monday, 25 November 2019.
If this sounds like you, please apply now by going to our website where you’ll find a copy of the position description and more details on how to apply.