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Investigations Manager Northern

NZ WorkSafe
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Auckland - Central
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Job Description

  • Join our leadership team as we become a world-class health and safety regulator
  • Target serious harm and achieve sustainable change


As the Investigations Manager you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of an Investigations Team and ensuring the team have the skills and capabilities to carry out their roles to a high standard. Working with the Chief Inspector will ensure that national investigations resources are focussed strategically and utilised in a way that maximises improvements in New Zealand's workplace health and safety.

Supporting and managing a team will be critical to your success. You will need to lead by example always keeping the big picture in mind and be prepared to place the needs of the organisation at the centre of everything you do. You will be motivated by holding yourself and others to account and have the drive and energy to ensure you and your team can contribute fully to reducing serious harm and fatalities by 25% by 2020.

To be successful you will be able to demonstrate:

  • An ability to lead a team of Investigations Inspectors ensuring services are delivered to a high standard in a nationally consistent way
  • Substantial experience leading, managing and/or assessing investigations
  • Management and leadership abilities with the drive and energy to build and maintain an engaged and high performing team
  • A honed ability to build credibility and trust with staff, management, the  business community, stakeholders and the general public
  • An in-depth knowledge of NZ's health and safety environment and/or health and safety legislation (or related area) and a commitment to your own continuous learning and that of your team

If you are looking to create a team transforming the way it delivers services and you bring passion and dedication to health and safety, then we would like to hear from you.    

To apply or view the position description please click on the APPLY button below.

When you apply you will need to upload your CV and cover letter and complete a brief application form. Candidates who are shortlisted will be required to undertake an assessment process that includes a Candidate Self- Assessment (CSA), ability and psychometric testing. 


Applications close Sunday 26th November 2017.

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