Maintenance Manager Jobs

How to Enter

To become a Maintenance Manager in New Zealand, it’s recommended to complete a Bachelor of Engineering or a qualification in a similar field. At the same time, some employers may expect candidates to have more than five years’ previous experience in managing Engineers and other Manufacturing personnel.


Typical Responsibilities

The typical responsibilities of a Maintenance Manager can include some or all of the following:

  • Deciding maintenance goals and timetables
  • Setting and reporting budgets
  • Identifying what materials, supplies, machinery and equipment are needed to meet goals
  • Managing suppliers and vendors
  • Evaluating maintenance processes and creating reports
  • Maintaining, testing, improving and deciding when to repair or replace equipment and machinery
  • Developing new processes
  • Developing, training and assisting Engineers
  • Meeting and liaising with clients and customers
  • Overseeing maintenance safety standards and risks



Maintenance Managers may choose to take up a similar position in another industry or specialise further within Engineering Management, such as Manufacturing Technology, Quality Control or Health and Safety.


Salary Range

100K – 190K per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955



Physical Address:
Generator, Level 1
Stanbeth House
28 Customs St East
Auckland 1010
New Zealand

Tel: +64 9 951 5011


Physical Address:
Level 1, Kensington House
185 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8011
New Zealand

Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
Office T43
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427


South West, United Kingdom

Abbey Manor Business Centre
Preston Road
Somerset, BA20 2EN
United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 203 934 6389