Job Description Caretaker Library Plus, permanent, full-timeDo you enjoy being part of the behind-the-scenes action?Looking to make a material difference to a community learning what makes a large vibrant organization tick? Mō Te Herenga Waka – About our UniversityTe Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand’s globally ranked capital city university.Our core ethical values are respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, and empathy. These core ethical values are demonstrated in our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, inclusivity, equity, diversity, collegiality, and openness. With, and as, tangata whenua, we value Te Tiriti o Waitangi, rangatiratanga, manaakitanga, kaitiakitanga, whai mātauranga, whanaungatanga, and akoranga.Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the roleTe Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting a Caretaker – Library Plus to join the Campus Safety and Security team.If you like being part of the behind the scenes action, working in nights and making a material difference to the community we want to hear from you.The role will be responsible for providing after-hours support for university operations with the main focus on security.Key responsibilities: To provide a range of services that support the safety and security of students, staff and guests on the University’s campusesEnsure buildings are secure,general checks of buildings to identify any risks. Ie. ensure windows and doors are secured and heaters are off etc.To provide emergency and incident responseTo provide a range of caretaking services to the University community that ensures the smooth running of the campuses. For example: setting up rooms, cleaning whiteboards, checking furniture is in its dedicated place, managing the notice boards etc.Be the eyes and ears for other departments to ensure a smooth running of the university by providing information where things need attention/fixing Ō pūmanawa – About youYou will be a motivated, customer-focused individual who can take the initiative, provide excellent customer service and policy compliance.You will be interested in learning what makes a large vibrant organisation tick and want to contribute to its daily life.You will thrive in this role with an excellent manner with people, an ability to influence and manage conflict, strong attention to detail, and self-management skills.You will be a self-starter that enjoys the quiet of working on their own and looks for productive things to keep busy.Key requirements: Outstanding people and communication skills including the ability to adjust to different audiencesPhysically fit and enjoy walking and stair climbingAbility to complete a dynamic risk assessment.Capability to work as part of a team as well as havig individual responsibilitiesHave a clean driver’slicenceBasic computer skillsPrevious security experience is desirable but not essential This role is a rostered shift five days on three days off. Weekday evenings/nights 4pm to 12.30am and 2.30pm to 10.30pm weekends.Over time is sometimes available to help cover leave.There is room for progression and training for other security roles is available.Ētahi kōrero hai āwhina i a koe – Why you should join our teamOur team is fast paced, likes working in a collaborative style, and thrive in a positive environment.We pride ourselves on our problem solving and quality service delivery to our client base and are passionate about our emergency response capabilities. Contact details for vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Nikki van der Wal 04 463 6714 or but applicants should follow all steps listed below.Important – application steps and informationFor applicants who are not NZ Citizens or Permanent Residents, we recommend you check the NZ Immigration website for updates related to Covid19 restrictions on entry to New Zealand: Download and complete the Click the Apply Now button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form.Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you’re a great fit for this position then email the completed application form, cover letter and any other supporting documentation to email@example.com stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.