Virginia has been providing occupational health and safety, quality and education advice, and assistance for more than 10 years in a range of industries. This includes government, utilities, education, manufacturing, and healthcare. The exposure to a wide variety of work situations has given her an in-depth knowledge of Health and Safety legal requirements.
Virginia is passionate about assisting organisations in managing risk so that everyone gets home healthy and safe. She has extensive experience developing management systems that are fit-for-purpose and user-friendly. And she takes pride in ensuring the documentation are practical, meet audit requirements and comply with H&S legislation and regulations.
She is committed to playing an active role in improving H&S outcomes by identifying improvement opportunities. Her warm and friendly nature enables her to build great working relationships and to develop a mutual understanding of the problem needing to addressed.
Virginia communicates openly and positively with cultural sensitivity. She encourages staff to take personal responsibility through a positive and pragmatic approach, and is comfortable working side-by-side with management, staff, contractors and external agencies.
She holds a GradNZISM status.
- New Zealand Institute of Safety Management
- Graduate Diploma in Professional Pratice - OHS (Dist)
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (endorsed in Hazard assessment and management)
Graduate Diploma in Quality Systems (Dist)
Bachelor in Science (Hons)
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