Facilities Manager

Last updated 3 days ago
Location:Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

We have entered into a long term Asset Management and Facilities Management Contract with the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice. We are currently seeking a Facilities Manager to join our team in based at Porirua in Wellington working on the Ministry of Justice portfolio.

About your role:

In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team of 5 people, ensuring on time and quality jobs delivery to our customer and delivering on the required financial outcomes of the Contract. To be successful in this role, you will bring us strong people leaderships skills, great relationship management skills, good commercial acumen, proven facilities management experience and a collaborative working style. In addition, you will have:

A bit about you:

  • A strong and proven commitment to Health and Safety;
  • Management qualification and /or 7 years management skills and experience;
  • 3-5 years’ experience within the facilities management industry, preferably in high profile and critical function facilities;
  • Account/relationship management skills and ability;
  • Experience in driving operational activities to ensure quality is achieved, work is completed to schedule and rework is minimised;
  • Strong financial skills & commercial acumen and an ability to both manage costs and drive improved productivity;
  • Experience in driving operational activities to ensure quality is achieved; work is completed to schedule and rework is minimised.
  • A strong and proven commitment to Health and Safety;
  • Ownership, commitment and an ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong communicator who is able to work and achieve autonomously and also as part of a team.
  • Intermediate level of computer literacy including MS Outlook, Word and Excel.

A role with us can enables you to develop and enhance your skills and experience. This is a great opportunity for you to join our diverse and inclusive culture and be part of a great team thriving in a collaborative fast-paced environment. We will reward you with great training and ongoing development, and the opportunity to advance your career within our organisation.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 573723 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.