• Posted: 12 May 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Engineering
Who we are

Vector is focused on meeting the energy needs of our customers not just for now, but also for the future where new technology will play an exciting and important role within our networks. We're on a mission. Vector's OnGas supplies both piped and bottled LPG to customers throughout New Zealand, with depots from Whangarei all the way down to Invercargill. OnGas retails natural gas to large commercial and industrial users throughout the North Island.

About the role

The key responsibilities of this role is to provide technical guidance, oversite and governance of the Compliance and Assurance programmes to the OnGas teams, ensuring that the risk to Vector, it's customers and the public is managed appropriately in line with industry best practice.

You will be leading the compliance and assurance team in the day to day operations ensuring the application of best practice systems, record keeping and drawing/document management to achieve compliance and auditing across the gas trading business and various regulations.

Who we are looking for

You will hold a tertiary qualification in an engineering discipline and have deeply proven leadership capabilities. You will bring your previous experience in a petrochemical or similar high-risk industry along with:

Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
You will have experience in Hazardous substances, PECPR or Hazardous area compliance
Proven leadership qualities
Strong customer focus
General engineering knowledge
Expectation management from external customer and stakeholder. Multitude of priorities
It goes without saying that you'll have fantastic communication skills both written and verbal and the ability to build relationships with the team, management, contractors and customers. We need someone who is adaptable, has good time management, and enjoys responsibility and making things happen.

What we can offer you

We take pride in our vision and values, working together to create a new energy future. It's an opportunity not to be missed due to the transformation in our industry and our hunger to embrace new technologies.

You'll be joining a dynamic company that provides the ideal career environment for people with high calibre attitudes, experience and skills. Vector engages a workforce made up of people and teams with diverse skills, values, backgrounds and experiences. Vector respects and values people who are different from each other, including gender, ethnicity, disability, age, sexual orientation, race and religion. We were the first corporate Living Wage Accredited employer, and the first Accessibility Tick employer. We are, of course, Rainbow Tick accredited, and Vector also won three gongs at the 2019 Diversity Awards NZ, including the Supreme Award.

If you require assistance or accessibility support from us during the application and selection process, we welcome your contact on [email protected]

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