Chris Jones

General Manager Health & Safety

Department of Corrections

Chris Jones is General Manager Health and Safety at the Department of Corrections, where 9,000 staff work to support and manage 40,000 prison and community-based offenders so that re-offending is reduced. Prior to his role in Corrections, Chris held roles at WorkSafe New Zealand (where he led the Strategy, Guidance and Standards, and Occupational Health teams), Network Rail (as Head of Occupational Health and Wellbeing Strategy) and Nuffield Health (as Professional Head of Physiology).