About us | Ko wai mātou
At Waka Kotahi, the NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for Aotearoa. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years time.
The focus of the Transport Services is to provide, improve and maintain an integrated land transport system to effectively enable people centred, technology-enabled, system focused transport services, in partnership with other system providers.
The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi
As Principal Project Manager, you will bring strong leadership to the Inter Regional Journeys Team to support best practice design and delivery outcomes. The successful candidate needs to demonstrate a sound knowledge of developing integrated solutions designed to address prioritised transport system issues effectively and from a customer perspective.
This is a unique opportunity to use your first-rate engineering and management skills to contribute to the planning and development of multi-modal transport networks in New Zealand. This will involve close collaboration and engagement with other teams in the Transport Agency, local authorities, and a variety of stakeholders and development partners. This is where your strong relationship skills will come to the fore.
We are looking for someone that leads in Health and Safety through behaviors and advocating for best practice with our suppliers throughout the project lifecycle. You should be able to effectively communicate with design and business case teams and understand how to effect good results during construction and for later operations and maintenance activities.
This role provides an opportunity to lead the recently announced Otaki to North of Levin project.
About you | Ko wai koe
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
This role can be based in the Wellington or Manuwatu Region
Applications close | Rā Katinga Friday 8th November
For a copy of the position description: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers
For further information, email: email@example.com
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.
NZ Transport Agency is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any support or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.