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  • Part time role 0.5FTE
  • Work / life balance 
  • Family friendly hours 
  • Hornby Location

As a market leader with a strong reputation for excellence, continuous improvement, and sustainability you will notice a difference. Be part of a business that offers state of the art technology along with a passionate workforce to deliver quality mushrooms to major retailers across NZ.

Meadow Mushrooms has a team of close to 500 people in the Canterbury region. You can work for a thriving business with great family values and inclusive working environment. You will be part of a high performing, supportive team who celebrate the success and health of their people. 

The Opportunity

  • Providing practical Occupational Health and Safety advice and solutions in a commercial environment 
  • Hornby location
  • Monday - Friday 
  • 9am - 1pm (on occasion hours to adjust to accommodate checks for shifts that fall outside of these hours/ days e.g. annual hearing checks.) 

Key Responsibility 

  • Collaboration with People and Safety team and managers
  • Pre-Employment medicals
  • Drug and alcohol testing
  • Workplace health monitoring 
  • Vaccinations(seasonal flu)
  • Wellness assessments
  • Medical Case support – including ACC liaison
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Well-being program
  • Plan, promote and support health initiatives – e.g. warm ups/safe moving principles
  • Actively liaise with People and Safety Manager and H&S advisor to identify and implement preventative measures with a solutions based focus

You Will Have

  • Relevant tertiary qualification (BHSc Nursing) 
  • Current registration with the NZ Nursing Council
  • Proven experience working as an Occupational Health Nurse
  • D&A testing qualification (preferred)
  • Excellent people skills, particularly relationship management skills in a culturally diverse workforce 
  • Competent with using MS Word, Excel, and Outlook 
  • Health and safety of our employees front of mind 
  • Self-motivated
  • A strong work ethic with a collaborative mindset 
  • Applicants must have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa, and currently be residing in New Zealand

Short listed applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment health assessment and drug test.


How to apply:

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Meadow Mushrooms

Contact Name

Emily Byers

Contact Details



Emily Byers

Recruitment Coordinator 

Meadow Mushrooms