Zero Harm Advisor - Reporting

Zero Harm Advisor - Reporting – People Group

  • Career opportunity in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Auckland location  


At the NZ Transport Agency, we're transforming our organisation because the world is changing and we are working to better meet the needs of New Zealand. Technology is making rapid changes to the way people connect and the transport choices we have, and customers and business want faster, easier and more personalised transport services. We're transforming so we can make the most of the future opportunities for New Zealand – join us.

The aim of our People Group is to develop and manage people related systems, processes and practices so that we have the workplace and capabilities we need to succeed. 

Reporting to the Senior Manager Safety and Wellness, in this role you will be responsible for maintaining the integrity of our Health and Safety reporting data and dashboards and collating and preparing reports for our people leaders and project teams.  The insights you provide will be invaluable in helping shape the focus and direction placed on safety and wellness. 

This is a busy role and you will work closely with the Senior Manager Safety and Wellness, Zero Harm Advisors and a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders. This role has a heavy reporting and administrative focus so excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential as is your ability to work collaboratively with others. Your natural attention to detail, tenacity and persuasive skills will be paramount to your success.

This role offers the opportunity to learn more about occupational health and safety within a large and complex organisation. We are looking for someone we can grow into other roles within the team – ultimately as a Senior Advisor supporting our people and partners with their leadership of our desired safety culture.   Ideally you will have experience within a health & safety area and/or a strong desire to work in this field with a strong administrative background. We are looking for someone who is studying towards or wants to study towards their NEBOSH qualifications. 

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Strong analytical and report writing skills
  • A high attention to detail
  • Advanced skills in Excel and MS office suite
  • Experience and/or strong interest in organisational Safety and Wellness
  • Exceptional inter personal and influencing skills
  • A positive can do attitude


In return we are offering a competitive salary, an excellent working environment that provides flexible employment practices and the opportunity to be part of a supportive and passionate team who are all strong safety advocates.

If you are keen to develop a career in Occupational Health and Safety and help us drive a zero harm culture we would love to hear from you.

Applications close: Sunday 23 July 2017

For a copy of the position description and to apply:

For further information, email

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.


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