Environment, Health & Safety Manager
Please Quote Reference Number 71491
  • Are you looking for the next step in your career?
  • Are you ready to take on the challenge of a management role?
  • Join an Innovative Market Leader

  • Nestled at the foot of the Four Peaks Mountain Range in Geraldine, South Canterbury, Barker's has been on the corner of the original family farm since 1969. With the constant desire to explore new and innovative ways of doing things, we never stopped respecting, fostering and growing our business.

    With 230+ employees at our busy head office and factory, the job opportunities are diverse and exciting.

    We are now seeking an Environment, Health & Safety Manager to join our Operations team in Geraldine.

    This position will report into our Chief Operating Officer and will be responsible for working with the business to improve our environmental footprint as well as drive an agenda to support the growth of our health, safety and wellbeing culture.

    The key responsibilities for this role will include:
    • Developing an Environment, Health & Safety strategy
    • Empowering senior leadership and our people to proactively resolve EHS related issues
    • Provide timely and concise reporting which will help drive key areas of focus
    • Ensure all systems, procedures and policies are up to date and adhere to legislation
    • Develop a long-term strategy for improving environmental management on site
    • Work with training and leadership to ensure all employees have the appropriate induction, training and equipment to carry out their roles safely
    To be considered for this opportunity, we are seeking applicants who are interested in moving into an autonomous health & safety role and will:
    • Have the ability to influence across all levels of the business
    • Have proven skills in leadership with ability to drive change
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Can show initiative
    • Takes an organisation, logical and rationale approach to working through issues and opportunities
    We are seeking a driven and ambitious Environment, Health & Safety professional who has worked within a manufacturing environment who can make this role their own to drive change as our business continues to grow.

    In return we offer our employees a dynamic and supportive culture with training and development opportunities. Does this sound like you? If so please apply now through the online application form.

    Barkers
    www.barkers.co.nz
    Please Quote Reference Number 71491

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