Temporary Traffic Management Operations Manager

Last updated 14 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our Transport Services business is a market leader, shaping and influencing the future of New Zealand’s infrastructure. Incorporating more than 2,500 employees, this business covers a diverse range of services including operations and maintenance of road, rail, port and airport infrastructure, material production and manufacturing, technical services, leading research and development facilities and a large asset base including fixed and mobile assets, with revenues exceeding $800m annually.

Operationally focussed and driven towards excellence is what we need and we are now looking for a Traffic Operations Manager to lead our Auckland crew. Manage and execute all planned and unplanned works during the shifts, under the guidance of the TTM Manager.

About the role
This is a focal leadership role within the business where you will lead the Traffic Operations across Auckland to be a productive, commercially driven department, providing traffic management services to both internal and external customers across Auckland. You’ll build relationships with our stakeholders and work with them to make sure Traffic Management requirements are met and promote innovative solutions in managing traffic. You’ll also ensure that all financial and business practises are applied to our operations and that they align with our company policies.

You’ll will be well versed in the upcoming changes to CoPTTM, changes to qualifications and be able to provide a high degree of support to implement these into the business.

We are looking for you to own the day to day operations of the department, grow it, shape it and challenge the status quo with your interpersonal skills, operational delivery capability and financial acumen.

About you
As an experienced Traffic Operations Manager, you’ll bring with you experience leading teams. You’ll easily be able to deal with unexpected events and provide direction to your team. You couple this with:

  • A proven track record of management experience with the responsibility and accountability for staff and plant
  • The ability to train and develop operational staff
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to easily chat with your team and external stakeholders
  • Commitment to a zero harm working environment
  • Class 1 full New Zealand drivers licence

A role with us can enable 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 a competitive remuneration package, flexible working arrangements, great training and ongoing development, and the opportunity to advance your career within our organisation.

How to apply
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 575218 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.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.