APEC NZ Technical Support Engineer
Nāku te rourou, nāu te rourou, ka ora aite iwi
(With your contribution and my contribution, everyone will thrive)
Are you a motivated technical whiz ready to get stuck into a once in a career opportunity? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment as part of a cross-functional high performing team? Do you want to make New Zealand’s APEC year hum? Then, do we have the opportunity for you.
The Ministry is ambitious about New Zealand’s role in the Asia Pacific, and the role trade and economic policy can play in addressing future challenges. In 2021 New Zealand will chair APEC and for the first time the entire year of meetings will be run virtually. APEC 2021 is a significant opportunity for New Zealand to work with our fellow economies to support the region’s economic recovery from COVID-19.
We are looking for three Technical Support Engineers to provide overarching quality assurance, delivery partner liaison, and on-site technical support to our virtual APEC meetings. By providing seamless technical support, you will ensure APEC participants (including economies delegates from around the world) are able to fully participate in our virtual meetings, contributing to the success of our APEC host year.
To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and experience:
This is a once-every-20 year opportunity, where the experience you’ll gain from working on APEC 2021 will set you apart from others in your profession.
Please note this is a fixed term role with an indicative end date of 30 November 2021. Some shift work will be required to support meeting clusters across multiple time zones.
You must have the ability to obtain and maintain appropriate New Zealand government security clearance.
Please apply by following the link provided, attaching your CV and a cover letter outlining the skills, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role.
Applications close: Wednesday 25th November, 9pm
For more information please email Gina Robbins (HR Adviser, APEC), firstname.lastname@example.org