National Uniform Coordinator, (Fixed Term)

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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    negotiable / month
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    2 months ago
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  • Category: Other
  • Location: Nelson
  • Date Advertised: 29-JAN-21
  • Job Reference: DOC/TEMP600/10000
  • Job Title: National Uniform Coordinator, (Fixed Term)
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An exciting opportunity has become available for a National Uniform Coordinator within the Organisational Development team. This is a fixed term for 12 months working 40 hours a week.

We are looking for a dedicated and collaborative individual to join our team who feels inspired, day in day out and connected to our united purpose: Papatūānuku Thrives.


He angitūtanga: About the Role

As one of our National Uniform Coordinators, you will be responsible for effectively managing the supply of uniform to our people. This will involve managing orders, returns, exchanges and alternations of uniform while maintaining records for each of our people. You’ll be integral to overseeing levels of available stock and also contribute to uniform communications as needed.

You will be part of a small team based in our uniform store in Nelson, which manages a wide range of different items from office uniform to field outer wear. DOC employs over 3500 people, providing DOC uniform to approximately 70% of our team.


He kōrero mōu: What we are looking for

Real connection to our uniform as a cultural symbol – our uniform functions for our people, keeping them safe, dry and comfortable, and we want to ensure they are always proud to wear it.


Required skills:

  • Experience working with stock and warehousing systems
  • Understanding of and experience working in garment /apparel provision including sizing, fabrics, and ordering
  • Experience developing and maintaining solid working relationships with staff and managers, working cooperatively and collaboratively
  • Experience in maintaining office systems including orders, databases, customer records and processing invoices
  • Experience in managing customer relations and expectations and supplier relationships
  • Good writing skills to provide information to customers


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What’s in it for you?

A fantastic supportive and collaborative working environment.  Being the multiple award winner of the most attractive employer in the public sector (and second overall) with an average turnover beyond 10 years, we know people generally really enjoy working with us!  We highly value the new expertise and fresh perspectives brought into the organisation. This is your chance to contribute to our culture of continuous improvement.


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory – this includes holding a valid work visa that covers the whole period of employment.

Please apply online via the DOC Careers Centre with a CV and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the requirements above. 

For any enquiry, please contact Lisa McLennan,, or telephone 027 602 8073, quoting vacancy TEMP 600/10000

Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 15 February 2021.

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.  We offer a range of flexible working options depending on the needs of the role and its work context.