Health, Safety and Wellbeing Advisor Government Communications Security Bureau - Wellington

Closing Date: July 5, 2021

Our work is secret, but the reason for our success isn’t. It’s our people. And we’re just like you. We’re ordinary people. But together, we’re doing extraordinary things to protect New Zealand and New Zealanders.

While we’re ordinary people, we’re not all the same. We welcome diversity, in all its forms, in fact we consider it a strength.

Join us and become part of a Community where your skills, experiences and ideas are valued and you’re encouraged to be curious, to share your ideas and of course, have fun along the way.

If you’re up for the challenge, become Beyond Ordinary with us.

We have an opportunity for an experienced Health, Safety and Wellbeing Advisor to join our busy team. This is a newly created position and there will be plenty of opportunity for you to implement new ideas and processes.

In this role you will provide Health, Safety and Wellbeing advice and support to a diverse range of customers. Working across a range of Health and Safety services you will assist with incident reports, workstation assessments, partner with our internal network groups and promote sustainable health, safety and wellbeing initiatives.

Playing a crucial role in empowering our staff, you will ensure people report unsafe work practices and the continuous improvement of health, safety and wellbeing across complex work groups. Your ability to build strong relationships across stakeholders and provide a high level of customer service will be vital.

We are looking for someone who has a pragmatic approach to health and safety and has:

  • Proven experience implementing and supporting Wellbeing practices
  • An in-depth working knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Previous experience in hazard identification and assessments
  • The ability to find solutions to complex problems
  • A high level of self-motivation and organisation skills

We want our people to succeed, whatever success looks like for them. Join us and we’ll give you significant professional development opportunities aimed at taking your career in the direction you want it to go. You won’t stand still with us as we’re committed to ongoing learning and continuous improvement. We’re also committed to your wellbeing. We want our people to be the best they can be, both at work and at home. We offer our people comprehensive benefits, access to staff networking groups, flexible working and great work-life balance.

If you want to love coming to work each day, let us help you become Beyond Ordinary.

To be eligible for employment within the NZIC you must have been a NZ citizen for at least 10 years. Alternatively you must hold a current NZ Residency Class Visa and ideally have been a citizen of UK, USA, Canada or Australia for at least 10 years.

You must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Special (TSS) security clearance. Ordinarily to obtain this level of clearance candidates must have a 15 year checkable background in countries where meaningful and reliable checks can be undertaken. Where requisite checks are unable to be made, the candidate application may not be able to be progressed.

Use this online tool to self-check your eligibility for a TSS security clearance. Please note that this tool is not part of the formal security clearance process:

The NZIC treats all applications for employment in the strictest confidence and we ask that you maintain a similar level of confidentiality. You are expected to exercise discretion during the recruitment process and throughout your career.

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