Senior Investigator or Investigator

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 18-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/194
  • Job Title: Senior Investigator or Investigator
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  • Summary:

We have an opportunity in our Auckland office for an Investigator or a Senior Investigator with strong analytical and communication skills to join our fun, friendly and supportive Investigations team. This is a full time position.


The purpose of the Health and Disability Commissioner is to promote and protect health and disability services consumers’ rights and to facilitate the fair and efficient resolution of complaints relating to infringement of those rights.


The Senior Investigators/Investigators gather evidence relating to complaints, and work collaboratively with the Legal team and Commissioners in drafting investigation reports.


To be successful within the Investigations team, you will need:

  • Experience in and knowledge of investigations, preferably in the health and disability or complaints jurisdiction sectors would be an advantage
  • Ability to think critically and analyse complex factual scenarios
  • Ability to manage a number of investigations simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • An understanding of the New Zealand health and disability sector, consumer rights issues and the needs of health and disability consumers is desirable
  • Highly developed communication and writing skills
  • A demonstrated focus on quality and attention to detail
  • An appropriate tertiary qualification (health or law) and/or a clinical background.


All applicants must complete an online HDC application form to be considered.  Please visit the HDC website for the position description and to complete the online application form:


Address your cover letter to the Senior HR Advisor, Office of the Health and Disability Commissioner, P O Box 1791, Auckland 1140.  E-mail enquiries to


Applications for this role close at 4.30pm, Monday 6 April 2020