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Health and Safety Manager - A W Fraser


About the role

AW Fraser is seeking applications from experienced Health & Safety professionals who are highly skilled in current Health & Safety systems and procedures and have the ‘X’ factor to help continue to drive a positive Health & Safety culture throughout the workplace.

The primary purpose of the role is to have a core focus on the prevention of workplace injury and illness.


To be successful in the role, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Both a strategic and practical approach to the implementation and monitoring of Health and Safety programs
  • A track record of driving attitudinal change towards Health & Safety requirements
  • The ability to work closely with Functional Managers to guide and mentor them to ensure H&S best practice is at the heart of their leadership activity
  • The ability to build strong and positive relationships across all employees in the business
  • Sound knowledge of current legislation
  • The ability to keep abreast of best practice in similar environments
  • Proficiency in the use of technology to track and report H&S issues and trends
  • Have experience in particular HR activities
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role

Key Accountabilities and responsibilities include:

  • Leadership
  • Planning, Education and Training
  • Being visible in the workplace
  • Site Induction, especially to new employees and contractors
  • Accident and Incident Reporting
  • Health Monitoring and Management
  • Overseeing Return to Work programs
  • Emergency planning and Hazard Monitoring and Reviews
  • Health and Safety Committee Management
  • Presenting appropriate reporting to the Board and Department Managers

Our operation is 24-hour lean production, so it is essential that you have a “Right First Time” work focus and standard to ensure the Health and Safety of our employees and other stakeholders. 

About AW Fraser:

We make engineered bronze for the world. We are an incredible local success story, with products from our factory being used in every country on Earth.

We have operated in Christchurch for more than 80 years and pride ourselves on engineering excellence. You would be part of an amazing team of people who make amazing products.

Due to continuing international success, we are ramping up our operation to meet increasing demand.

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Other benefits 

  • Competitive salary - AW Fraser prides itself on generous remuneration packages.
  • Plenty of work variety
  • Career development opportunities

We invite you to present your C.V. together with a covering letter explaining why this is the opportunity for you and email to [email protected] today.

Due to Covid -19 we are only accepting applications from those currently residing in New Zealand