New Zealand’s Transport Accident Investigation Commission has an opportunity to be part of a small professional team in a dynamic organisation dedicated to making transport in New Zealand safer.
Do you enjoy investigating maritime occurrences to discover what went wrong; deciding what would help fix the situation; and using your conclusions to influence people and organisations to avoid similar incidents in the future?
- Carrying out investigations into selected marine occurrences, but may also help with the Commission’s inquiries in the rail and air transport sectors
- Writing detailed and unbiased reports in a timely manner with recommendations to influence safety improvements within the transport industry
- Experience as a sea-going Chief Engineer; or Marine Surveyor (engineering background); or Naval Architect with an in depth knowledge of the marine industry. Tertiary qualifications are preferred but not essential
- A willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally
- A willingness to provide collaborative and cooperative support to team members
- Some occurrence investigation experience
- An ability to manage and progress several projects at any one time
- An eye for detail without losing sight of the big picture
- Strong analytical skills so you can quickly identify key points from large volumes of data
- Strong English language writing skills
- An ability to remain impartial, objective and discrete throughout an investigation
- Be entitled to work in New Zealand, or to gain entitlement with Commission support