What you will do
You’ll be responsible for providing technical and maintenance advice around a broad range of logistics and combat engineering equipment such as earth moving machinery, fire fighting equipment, bridge building materials and water purification equipment.
You’ll develop cost effective and feasible solutions that are within the bounds of the required engineering, regulatory, manufacturing and other relevant technical standards, and assure that equipment is fit for purpose and safe to use.
What we need
Along with several years’ experience in a relevant field or trade or you will have a good understanding of equipment quality management, evaluation, assurance and compliance practices.
Ideally you’ll have:
You’ll be providing expertise and advice to a broad range of stakeholders so will be a confident communicator with strong analytical and problem solving skills, as well as able to influence and effect change.
Who we are
The Defence Equipment Management Organisation (DEMO) is responsible for providing proactive, responsive and effective strategic in-service equipment fleet management and full life-cycle integrated logistic support (ILS) advice to support delivery of the NZDF’s outputs. Our focus is on equipment and related commodities and consumables, and ensuring they are available at the right time and standard to enable the Army, Air Force and Navy to achieve the right effect.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:
How to Apply
To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page. For further information, contact Paul Hodges on (04) 560 5167.
Please note: If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.
Applications close on Tuesday 16 February 2021.
Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:
Higher level Security Clearance
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.