Facilities Asset Engineer


Facilities Asset Engineer

Do you want:

  • True 'flexible' working that works for you!!
  • Day off on your birthday PLUS Wellness Days
  • Be part of a revolution in delivering an industry leading digital AMP
  • Work in different locations around our beautiful district
  • A great team environment
  • Competitive salary with great benefits
  • And much more.....

Te Kaunihera aa Takiwaa o Waikato (Waikato District Council) is not your 'typical local government' employer, we are on a journey to become exceptional. If you are looking for a new opportunity, if you want to expand your knowledge, work through complex situations in a fast-paced working environment and if you want to be part of shaping the future of the Waikato district....Read on!

Why join our team?

Our Community Assets team helps to ensure that the assets within our communities are fit for purpose and meet the level of service expected. We manage significant infrastructure and community assets worth over $1.4 billion which are critical to the quality of life for residents within our district.

Our head office in Ngaruawahia is a modern open plan space that inspires connection with hot desking, a Collab area as well as unique areas to work or meet with colleagues with free parking and an onsite cafeteria. We have a strong focus on Health and Safety we offer free Flu Jabs and Skin Checks, subsidised medical insurance, free counselling and support, a Boost programme, Gym and a true/work life balance.

Who are we looking for?

We are on the hunt for a savvy facilities asset engineer who will be responsible for providing high quality, accurate and timely asset management support to our internal asset owners. We're looking for someone who's passionate about what they do, takes pride in their work and isn't afraid to roll up their sleeves and get stuck in.

Your strong work ethic, positive attitude, self-confidence, drive, motivation, great eye for detail and integrity will shine through.

A tertiary Qualification in Asset Management, Engineering, Parks and Recreation or equivalent is highly desirable with strong experience in a similar role, understanding of Asset management information systems (AMIS), data migrations, BI and detail within such systems will hold you in excellent regard. Additional experience with local government infrastructure and facilities management practices and associated legislative requirements would be ideal.

What you'll be doing

You will be committed to delivering outcomes in playing an integral part in the development of asset management plans, policies, strategies and standards for parks, facilities and property activities (Facilities Assets) and contribute to their wellbeing on behalf of the Community.

Working within the Community Assets team, alongside delivering high quality asset management services you will deliver strong analysis, planning and work programming that aligns with industry best practice. You will be working closely with asset managers via the virtual 'Asset Solutions' team to ensure there is a strong connection between asset planning, operations and successful delivery of information and services to our internal and external customers, as such you're personable, and a great relationship builder.

This is a great opportunity to join our organisation in a supportive team environment. You'll have the opportunity to use existing skills and learn new ones, growing personally and professionally.

So if you tick all the boxes, then we want to hear from you! Apply Now!

To apply for this job, please go online to www.joinourteam.co.nz and enter the job code 20958LGC

Application closing date: Thursday, 13th October 2022 at 11:55pm

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: IXAI252574

Location: Waikato District

Closing Date: Thursday, 13 October 2022