Bring your knowledge and expertise to assist our General Manager of Facilities and Property as we work through the initial design and development phase of the New Dunedin Hospital programme of work whilst maintaining and improving our assets district-wide.
The Southern DHB Facilities and Property team are a professional and dedicated group of people working hard behind the scenes to ensure that our facilities are maintained and improved to the highest possible standards. With a wide range of critical works projects in flight alongside the once in a lifetime programme of work to design and build a brand new hospital for Dunedin, now is an exciting time to join us as we work to support the health of our region.
About the opportunity
Due to the additional workload of the team, including the New Dunedin Hospital rebuild, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced facilities management professional to join us for a two year fixed-term contract. You will be providing support to the General Manager of Facilities and Property as we navigate the initial design and development stage of the rebuild project ensuring continuous management of both asset and facilities deliveries as well as the existing facilities in our Otago sites.
Some key areas of focus for the role will include the following:
As this is a brand new position we are looking for someone with a positive, pro-active approach who can make the role their own and build trusted partnerships with a range of both internal and external stakeholders.
Our ideal candidate will bring the following:
This two year fixed-term position will give you the opportunity to get stuck in and make a meaningful difference to the health and wellbeing of our region.
Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move! The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.
Closing date: Sunday, 21 February 2021.
For further information please contact Sarah Burgess, Recruitment Advisor – Corporate Directorate on (03) 470 9021
Children’s Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
Pre-employment occupational health assessment
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.southernhealth.nz