Auckland Airport is the gateway to New Zealand and for New Zealanders to the world. Chances are you've already met us, driven into, or flown out of the airport.
You may have wondered at times, how does it all come together, and the short answer is : It's our people; He Tangata.
Reporting to the Security Operations & Systems Manager, the Skygate Security Team Leader is responsible for leading and inspiring our Skygate security team.
Your goal is to make sure the team have the training, guidance and support they need to deliver on their objectives, while keeping a close eye on team operations including rostering and managing key relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
In addition, as second in charge, you’ll act in place of your manager from time to time.
The role is challenging in that it leads a small but diverse team who work in a dynamic and ever-changing security environment.
You and your people will work closely with border agencies, airlines, ground handlers, retailers and other stakeholders to provide advice, solutions and, ultimately, a safe environment for anyone who works at or visits the airport precinct.
PLEASE NOTE : The Ministry of Health requires employees in this role to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This means you’ll need to have received your first vaccination before you can commence employment in this role, and your second vaccination must be received within 35 days of your first.
Our ideal person
This is a role that requires a capable people leader who takes a coaching approach to developing their team and builds a cohesive, supportive culture, so your expertise and prior success as a team leader is a given.
Also important is extensive experience gained in a security or complex operational environment. You’ll demonstrate the capability to build effective working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, bring well-honed communication skills to the role and the ability to deliver on strategic objectives through operational practices.
Aside from providing a welcoming, supportive, fun team environment and a unique / interesting work place, we offer our permanent employees free life and income protection insurance, free parking, access to discounted medical insurance and more.
We’re also well-known for developing our people and providing career advancement to anyone who lives our values and demonstrates the desire and capability.