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Site Manager - Auckland Regional Womens Corrections Facility

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland
Categories: Management, Maintenance, Facilities Management, Construction

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand’s infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Downer New Zealand has 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 Site Facilities Manager to join our team at Auckland Region Women’s Corrections Facility based in Wiri.

Our Site Facilities Manager is a critical role with responsibility for leading a team, 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.

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. You will also understand the 24/7 nature of a prison site and be prepared to sometimes manage jobs and situations afterhours.

Additionally, you will have:

  • A strong and proven commitment to Health and Safety;
  • Demonstrated experience in managing critical function facilities;
  • A working knowledge of building compliance and regulatory requirements;
  • Experience in building a high performing team;
  • Experience in improving productivity and the utilisation of internal resources;
  • An understanding of KPI driven delivery environments and how to manage them;
  • An ability to support your team with solid technical solutions; and
  • An ability to work both autonomously and as part of the broader Downer team.


About you:

Qualifications and experience

  • Management qualification and/or demonstrated management skills and experience.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the facilities management industry.
  • Strong analytical and numeric skills.
  • Proven financial skills and an ability to both manage costs and drive improved productivity.
  • Demonstrated commercial acumen.
  • Experience in driving operational activities to ensure quality is achieved, work is completed to schedule and rework is minimised.
  • Current working knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015.
  • Ownership, commitment and an ability to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • 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.

If you tick these boxes and you are looking for an exciting new challenge, then we'd love to hear from you! In return we offer the opportunity to be part of a great team, a collaborative working environment, a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to develop your career!

Apply online today reference 564816

As a WorkSAFE environment all successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.

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Applications close: New Zealand Daylight Time

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