Team Leader Rimutaka

Last updated 14 days ago
Location:Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

Downer holds a long term Asset Management and Facilities Management contract with the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice. We are currently seeking a Team Leader to join our onsite team based at Rimutaka Prison.

About your role:

Our Team Leaders are key to the successful delivery of maintenance services to the Prison sites that we manage. Reporting to the Site Manager, this is a role that requires a hands-on practical approach and provides an opportunity for an ambitious and resilient individual to lead a team to deliver services within KPI and to provide quality, value for money work.

On a daily basis, you will be leading, managing and supporting the undertaking of scheduled maintenance services, first response and reactive jobs in order to mitigate disruption to the customer’s activities, all the while ensuring safe working practices are implemented and corrective actions are taken where required.

Prisons are sometimes challenging work environments, so this role is not for the faint hearted. You will be confident and able to conduct yourself professionally at all times.

A bit about you:

Downer is committed to hiring high calibre talent. If you believe you have the following attributes, we would love to hear from you:

  • Driving a strong commitment to Health & Safety;
  • Trade qualification with a minimum of 5 years’ experience (ideally plumbing, electrical or HVAC background) – essential;
  • Proactive approach with a strong customer service ethic;
  • Good oral and written skills;
  • Intermediate PC and keyboard skills;
  • Proven experience in the operational leadership of a multi trade service delivery team;
  • Experience in planning, scheduling and rostering people resources;
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and relationship skills;
  • Motivated, positive and outcome orientated;
  • Hold a current, full driver’s license – essential.

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 574599 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.