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Health and Safety Coordinator

Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport, New Zealand

Reference: 6337544

About the role

As a Global Leader in material handling automation, Daifuku Oceania continues to experience rapid growth in delivery of Airports, Warehouse and Courier logistics projects. As a result, we are seeking an experienced person to join our team as a Health and Safety Coordinator based at Auckland Airport.

In this hands-on role, you will be reporting to the Project Director, supporting and assisting the local Site Manager(s) and Daifuku Group Health and Safety Manager to ensure compliance to health, quality, safety and environmental systems, local legislation, and external accreditation (ISO45001, 9001, 14001) requirements.

As a key member of the team, you will:

  • Assist the Group Health and Safety Manager in providing professional expertise in the implementation monitoring and continuous improvement of the Safety Management System (including operational Safety, Quality processes & Environmental Management)
  • Ensure compliance to safety, quality & risk management legislation across the allocated site
  • Provide advice to team members and contractors in relation to workplace health and safety and environmental matters including safe systems of work, injury prevention and management.
  • Actively engage team members at all levels to promote safety awareness and communicate business safety notifications and messages effectively
  • Ensure hazards are identified, risks are methodically assessed, and corrective control measures are promptly implemented and reviewed
  • Assist management with conducting internal audits, incident investigations, risk assessments and reviews.
  • Monitor return to work (RTW) cases, regularly communicate with external workers compensation / injury management providers, internal management, and the injured employee
  • Facilitate and undertake training for employees, contractors, and management,
  • Championing the development and implementation of our Safety Pillars, Safety Absolutes and Core Company Values

About you

As a Health and Safety Coordinator you will have proven experience as a Site Safety Coordinator, preferably within a material handlings/ installation/construction-based environment.

  • Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Experience in construction site workplace Health and Safety
  • A working knowledge of local site workplace Health and Safety legislation, regulations, standards, procedures, and codes of practice
  • Experience in incident case analysis method, lead investigation or similar
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively to ensure continuous improvement culture is attained
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Experience in high-risk work environment would be advantageous
  • Expertise in the MS Suite of productions i.e. Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of ISO45001,9001 and 14001 criteria and experience in applying these in the workplace.
  • Ability to work in highly secured area and able to obtain an aviation security identification card
  • Current and clear driver's license

To succeed in this role, you will be safety focused, team oriented and used to working in a fast-paced business experiencing growth.

About Us

You'll be joining a business with over 9,000 team members worldwide, delivering material handling automation solutions to our customers. We are proud of our reputation as specialists in the aviation and logistics sectors, where we are changing the game through technology and digital innovation.

Our safety absolutes and our inclusiveness are integral to our culture, where individual contributions and differences are valued. We encourage and celebrate creativity to look beyond the obvious, together creating ‘automation that inspires"

Could Daifuku be your future?

If you're looking to progress your career, in a global company offering world-class opportunities, we encourage you to apply immediately.

Please note we aim to review applications as they are received