Gerry Forde

Site Safety Coach

Gerry began work at NZAS in 1986 as a Potline Operator.  Gerry is currently the Site Safety coach.  In the 35 years he has worked at the smelter he has held multiple positions including operator, training and coaching roles, Superintendent and Manager roles in Carbon, Reduction and Casting and Logistics.  He also spent 3 years as Reduction Services Manager at Anglesea Aluminium in Wales.  He has held Business Improvement roles including leading a team of Lean Six-Sigma business improvement specialists.  In 2018 Gerry held the role of Leading for Safety Master Coach which involved leading the implementation of Leading for Safety (a leadership development safety program) covering all the Pacific Aluminum smelters.

Outside of work at NZAS Gerry enjoys spending time with his family and friends, travelling, motor sports and watching most sports, especially rugby.

Contact Details

Physical Address:
Tiwai Road
Invercargill, New Zealand
Phone : +64 3 218 5999

Postal Address:
Private Bag 90110
Invercargill 9840, New Zealand

Courier Address:
C/O 3 Spey Street
Invercargill, New Zealand

Wellington Office:
Level 10, 342 Lambton Quay
PO Box 1665
Wellington 6140
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 916 1496