Logistics Supervisor

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 months ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 03-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/2109
  • Job Title: Logistics Supervisor
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Te Papa stands proud as an iconic national building housing the treasures of the nation and is a vibrant destination for both national and international visitors. 

Te Papa is seeking a Logistics Supervisors to join our Venues Operations Team.  In this role you will be responsible for the set-up and pack-down needs for our Te Papa Venues events and functions. We are after a team member that has great attention to detail, can plan ahead and solve logistical issues across our many functions and events we run each day.  This isn’t a 9-5 job, and you will be expected to work across a 7 day roster including evenings/nights, Public Holidays and weekend work.

Ideally you will have:

  • Prior experience in working to and with hospitality service levels
  • Prior experience in logistical planning 
  • Prior experience with supervising an events/hospitality team
  • Customer-focused attitude
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Good relationship building skills and the ability to motivate and get results from working with a broad range of people and within a team environment
  • Preferably hold a Manager’s Certificate and current First Aid qualification


Along with Te Papa’s cafes and on-site function venues, we operate restaurants and café outlets at Parliament, Circa Theatre and other venues. The work across our operation is busy and fast paced so we need the right people who can get up and go in an ever changing flexible hospitality environment.


Applications close Sunday 9 February 2020.

Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain the legal right to work in New Zealand.

Prior to Te Papa confirming any offer of employment, pre-employment checks will be undertaken including, as a minimum, criminal history and reference checking.