8 July 2020 | Ep.29 – Leading metal head on a mission!

In this episode of Stirring the Pot, we talk to recent runner up of HERA’s Leading Metalhead Award – Mikaela Keir.

As a Casting Production Engineer at New Zealand Steel, she was acknowledged in this award category as a high potential employee (not yet at Executive level) who had created a mind-shift change in her employers business.

In Mikaela’s case, recognising her contributions to champion cultural change relating to innovation and inclusiveness as well as help hire the first female casting operator at New Zealand Steel. Join us as we delve into these works and how it has helped to prepare New Zealand Steel for the future.


Connect with Mikaela

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikaela-keir-81b869b1/

Email: Mikaela.keir@bluescopesteel.com


Connect with New Zealand Steel

Website: https://www.nzsteel.co.nz/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/new-zealand-steel/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/NewZealandSteel


Connect with Greg to find out more about Kotahitanga – HERA’s People and HR innovation cluster

Website: https://www.hera.org.nz/team-member/greg-buckley/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/greg-buckley-nz/

Email: greg.buckley@hera.org.nz

Phone: +64 21 299 6167