John Stubbe

Health and Safety Practitioner
Haumaru Consulting
Wellington Region


John Stubbe holds a Graduate Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health (GradDipOSH) and a NZ Certificate in Engineering (mechanical) and has held senior health and safety roles for over a decade before becoming a consultant in 2014.

Industry experience includes social housing, high-voltage electricity sector, multi-modal transportation, standards and certification, and manufacturing:

  • Housing New Zealand
  • Transpower (national grid)
  • Toll Shipping (Interislander), Tranz Rail (Tranz Link freight distribution and logistics)
  • Standards New Zealand (audit and certification of products and quality management systems)
  • SMC Pneumatics
  • Mitsubishi Motors New Zealand (motor vehicle assembly)
  • Simon Metal Products (manufacturing)

Consultancy services include general occupational health and safety advice, and specific health and safety solutions to meet the client's brief. This can include:

  • Developing strategies, policies, procedures, guidelines, training material and other collateral based on good practice guidance
  • Facilitating workshops and delivering training
  • Interpreting legislation, codes of practice and standards
  • Liaising with government agencies and industry associations on behalf of the client
  • Providing resource to the client for leading projects or to support business operations
  • Reviewing occupational safety and health systems and processes
  • Undertaking hazard and risk assessments
  • Workplace assessments, audits and investigations at client sites.

Clients have spanned multiple industry sectors:

  • Central and local government
  • Finance and insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Labour-hire
  • Science research and development
  • Telecommunications
  • Vehicle testing


HASANZ Registered
  • New Zealand Institute of Safety Management
  • Engineering Associates Registration Board: Registered Engineering Associate (REA)
    New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (Grad NZISM)
  • Wellington Polytechnic: New Zealand Certificate in Engineering, Mechanical
    Certificate in Quality Assurance Auditing (Allan J Sayle)
    Massey University: Graduate Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health
My Skills and Experience

Postal address

97 Orangi Kaupapa Road
Wellington 6012

Street address

97 Orangi Kaupapa Road
Wellington 6012