Operations Manager Civil Plant Logistics

Job title : Operations Manager Civil Plant Logistics
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Ralph Suckling or Manisha Patel
Job reference : MP72565

About the role

Running in the in-house plant-hire division of a large specialized civil contractor, you’ll be tracking, organizing, dispatching, retrieving, scheduling, arranging transport and maintenance for hundreds of items of standard and specialized civil construction plant.

About you

You will have a civil construction background, with a good knowledge of machinery and civil site-construction demands. You may have also come from the mechanical maintenance stream and achieved the role of Workshop Foreman / Manager, you could also be a Site / Project Manager. Alternatively, you may have a background in plant-hire.

Ideally, you will also:

  • Know how to run a small team of support staff

  • Understand site needs and the mindset of civil site staff and managers

  • Be able to plan well, and gather the information needed to ensure the right plant is available at the right time

  • Collaborate plus negotiate when there’s competing site interests; meeting as many site needs as humanly possible and minimizing external hire costs

  • Be customer-focused and enjoy helping other people succeed

Benefits

  • A very attractive offer awaits the right candidate

  • You’ll be a strategic player in the success of the whole business

  • You’ll join a strong family-ethos team who have earned their prominent place in New Zealand’s civil construction industry

About the company

These guys value innovation and have a yard full of machines that they’ve designed and built to perform operations beyond the capability of off-the-shelf civil plant such as in restricted headroom spaces under existing buildings. They are well established, with excellent systems and a wide reach into the Civil Construction market across New Zealand.

The founder of this company is a straight-talking Kiwi bloke who for years has built a team of really decent people around him who value friendship, loyalty and honesty - because enjoying going to work is important.

For a completely confidential chat about this role, please call Ralph Suckling on 09 6018978 or Manisha Patel on 09 3597727, email jobs@roblawmax.co.nz citing Ref MP72565 or apply here online.

THIS POSITION IS ONLY OPEN TO THOSE WHO ARE IN NEW ZEALAND AND ARE LEGALLY ABLE TO WORK