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Health, Safety and Training Practitioner

Invercargill, New Zealand

Reference: 5789368

  • Exciting training and development role
  • Based in our Invercargill depo with a great team
  • Competitive remuneration and other benefits

SouthRoads is a specialist civil construction and maintenance company involved in the development of commercial and residential sites, road maintenance and construction, bridging, and other general contracting activities.

A subsidiary of the HW Richardson Group of companies with operations based in Invercargill, Winton, Balclutha, Mosgiel, Lumsden, Cromwell and Oamaru, SouthRoads undertake works throughout the lower South Island for a variety of clients, employing over 300 staff, utilising over 650 items of specialist construction equipment.

We have a great opportunity based in our Invercargill depot, to be part of our Otago / Southland Regional Health and Safety and Training Team.

You will play a critical role in providing ongoing training, advice, support and coaching to all employees, aligning health & safety and wellbeing with engagement. You will be a master juggler, able to spin multiple plates at once and you will enjoy a role where no two days are the same.

Ideally, you will:

  • Have had previous experience in the civil contracting industry.
  • Have supervision and management experience with employees.
  • Have operational experience in Training and Health & Safety operations and a working knowledge of the appropriate Acts.
  • Be computer literate.
  • Be able to produce neat tidy work, within a team environment or working without supervision.
  • Be tidy, energetic and enthusiastic, and able to communicate well with all stakeholders.
  • Ideally have Class 1, 2 and 4 licences with W, T and R endorsements.

You will induct and train staff on standard procedure and competence to support our health and safety and quality culture

To further your career with a great team and a company committed to your further development apply now.


Applications Close: 11 Feb 2022