What you will doYou will provide support services, including administration and coordination of resources used to support course staff and trainees.
andA proven ability to maintain absolute confidentiality.To be successful in this role, you will have excellent planning and organisational skills, good verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to prioritise tasks and meet timeframes as well as effectively manage changing priorities.
You will also be proficient with Windows based operating systems and have intermediate skills in MS Office programs such as Word, Excel and Outlook.
Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage but not essential. If you possess these skills, apply now!Who we areThe Youth Development Unit (YDU), which is an initiative created as part of the Government Fresh Start' youth policy, provides youth training programmes to young New Zealander's under an arrangement with several other Government agencies.
The Youth Development Unit provides young people (13 24 years) with a range of comprehensive programmes designed to enable course participants to progress into job placement, trade training, and further education.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand.
As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
Why UsIn return for your knowledge and commitment we can reward you with an exciting range of unique experiences, supportive and collaborative team environment.
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs / opinions, or family circumstances.
Access to holiday accommodation across NZ;5 weeks annual leave per year;Flexible working environment and positive culture.
How to ApplyTo view the Position Description and to Apply Online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page.
Please note : If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.
Applications close on Thursday 6 August 2020.Please note : Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for.
and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.