What you will do
As the Leader - Maintenance and Reliability you’ll be responsible for the development and ongoing refinement of NZDF non-platform equipment maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) methodologies and reliability systems.
You’ll drive the organisation toward a reliability culture through organisational and strategic leadership across all many complex MRO systems through the application of your engineering expertise.
What we need
You’ll bring a thorough understanding of, and experience with, leading maintenance and reliability practice and how it supports effective Asset Management and Integrated Logistics Support, with a well-developed understanding of Reliability Centred Maintenance.
As an experienced people leader you will be skilled in developing others, leading multiple teams and managing multiple stakeholder expectations.
You’ll have outstanding presentation skills, coupled with a high level of communication, interpersonal, negotiation and facilitation skills which you can adapt to suit to all levels and complexities.
You will also bring :
Ideally you’ll also have a tertiary qualification in an engineering discipline and / or a technology degree, as well as a certification in Reliability Engineering and be a member of a relevant professional body / organisation.
In addition to the above, you’ll hold a full and clean NZ Class 1 Driver’s Licence, have the ability to travel within NZ and overseas, and work outside of core hours when required.
An understanding of military logistics environments is desirable. If this sounds like you, apply now.
Who we are
The Defence Equipment Management Organisation (DEMO) is an asset management organisation responsible for providing proactive, responsive and effective strategic in-service equipment fleet management and full life-cycle integrated logistic support (ILS) advice to support delivery of the NZDF’s outputs.
Our focus is on equipment and related commodities and consumables, and ensuring they are available at the right time and standard to enable the Army, Air Force and Navy to achieve the right effect.
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.
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.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with :