A bit about us
At Plant & Food Research, we believe science can create a better future. By finding smarter, greener options today, we're helping secure the world we want to live in tomorrow.
With our partners, we use world-leading science to improve the way they grow, fish, harvest and share food. Every day, we have 1000 people working across Aotearoa New Zealand and the world to help deliver healthy foods from the world's most sustainable systems.
What you will be doing
Working alongside the Regional Assets Manager you will lead and provide effective, high quality administrative and facilities support services at our Te Puke Research Centre.
You will oversee the operation and maintenance of site, building and equipment management and be integral to ensuring that our internal and external customers are provided with an excellent customer centric experience.
You will be proactive in coordinating activities related to building maintenance, contractor management, front office support, security, people care and health and safety.
With a major building programmed for this site this role will have an important part to play an in managing change on the site.
Local leadership will include facilitation of the site's meetings, chairing the Campus committee meetings, instigating continuous improvement initiatives through regular review of site services and management of one Administrator role on site.
What you will need
Five years + general office service experience, preferably including exposure to property maintenance / facilities management
What you will get
The opportunity to work within a friendly, team-based environment at our Te Puke Research Centre where you will contribute to exciting projects with an organisation that has an excellent reputation for its science and impact!
We offer excellent employee benefits, including generous leave provisions and employer contribution to superannuation, and subsidised health insurance.