Maintenance Manager Jobs

How to Enter

To become a Maintenance Manager in New Zealand, most employers will prefer you to have a Bachelor of Engineering or similar, and some may expect you to have a post-graduate degree, such as a Masters of Engineering. In any case, having more than five years’ experience is generally preferred.


Typical Responsibilities

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

  • Deciding engineering goals and timetables
  • Setting and reporting budgets
  • Identifying what materials, supplies, machinery and equipment are needed to meet goals
  • Managing engineering suppliers and vendors
  • Evaluating engineering 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 engineering safety standards and risks



Maintenance Managers may choose to take up a similar position in another industry or specialise further within Rail & Transpiration Engineering Management.


Salary Range

110K – 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