Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017 under the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017. The role of our new organisation is to reduce unwanted fires, respond to structural and vegetation fires and other emergencies including motor vehicle crashes, medical emergencies, hazardous substance related incidents, natural disasters and support increased community resilience.
Our new, unified organisation provides a fire and emergency service that delivers for communities, and the firefighters who serve them, now and in the future.
An exciting opportunity has arisen in our national fleet team for a Region Fleet Coordinator to manage our fleet in the Waikato region and potentially Northland if required. Reporting to the National Fleet Manager, you’ll be responsible for managing the fleet in these regions over its whole life, including the introduction of new vehicles, managing the repair and maintenance of the existing fleet, and coordinating and disposing of end of life vehicles.
By working with our contractors and using your considerable experience in heavy vehicle maintenance and repair, you will ensure that the fleet is operationally ready, and maintained at a safe standard.
This role includes working with career and volunteer staff to ensure that operational requirements are well understood, improvement opportunities are captured, and operational and support staff have the vehicles they need to do the job.
To be successful in this role you will:
This is a chance for you to utilise your technical knowledge within a supportive team, and get involved in an interesting and rewarding industry in an organisation dedicated to helping our communities. There is a good mix of work in the office, and getting out in the field that will involve regular travel around the region and nationally as needed.
How to apply
If this sounds like you, please apply now by visit our website today!
Applications close 5pm Friday, 16 November 2018.