Team Leader – Road Safety Engineering
Auckland Transport
Auckland City, AUK
59m ago
source : ExploreJobs

There's much more to Auckland Transport (AT) then meets the eye! Ahead of us are some exciting projects and change, from delivery of our transport services to critical infrastructure projects, we employ some of the best innovators, leaders and talent in the game.

We are continuing to invest in the talent needed to enable Easy Journeys across Auckland. If delivering worthwhile and meaningful work matters to you, consider applying for a role with us.

Based in Auckland CBDGreat opportunities to work on cutting edge projectsAuckland is growing fast, and our Network Management team is growing at a pace to match.

AT is on a journey to become more aligned to our customer needs, more agile in responding to strategic shifts and more focused on delivering services to make Auckland a more vibrant city.

Road safety is our highest priority and the overriding purpose of our Road Safety Engineering teams is to significantly reduce deaths and serious injuries on the Auckland transport network.

The OpportunityWith a strategic shift in priority and increased funding, we are bolstering our Road Safety Engineering teams and seeking experienced subject matter experts and leaders, including a Road Safety Engineering Team Leader.

This position will be pivotal in providing strategic operational guidance and thought leadership for safe management and operation of an integrated multimodal transport system for Auckland.

In addition, the role will be responsible for collaborating with the Safety team and providing operational input on the development of the transport network, strategic projects and business cases.

We are looking for expertise in developing and overseeing the delivery of comprehensive programmes of work for Road Safety and lead the implementation of the Safe Systems approach across the division.

  • About YouWe are looking to hire experienced engineers and leaders from Road Safety who possess : A tertiary qualification in relevant field or extensive and comparable experience;
  • Traffic / Transportation or Road Safety based engineering experience preferredDemonstrated history or experience in Road Safety;
  • subject matter expert or industry leaderHigh level of exposure to public sector operationsAbility to develop and maintain strong strategic and operational relationshipsExcellent knowledge of road safety engineering, Safe Systems and Vision Zero approachesSound knowledge of the Urban KiwiRap process, Safer Networks Programme and their implementationSound understanding of the legislative environment regarding traffic and road safety in New ZealandAble to sustain a high level of energy and positivity under pressureHighly developed interpersonal and relationship skills with the ability to influence othersExcellent written and verbal communication skillsWhat's in it for YOU?

    There are multiple fantastic opportunities available that will lead and contribute to major transformational projects that are currently underway across Auckland.

    With a supportive, collaborative culture focused on professional and personal development you'll have the chance to make a tangible contribution to the future of Auckland.

    AT is also committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where people come first, we feel safe, respected, valued and supported regardless of our differences.

    We also offer : A chance to work on projects unique to Auckland i.e. no other infrastructure projects of the complexity and size across NZInvestment in your professional development and trainingOpportunity for greater leadership and accountability, the authority and autonomy to make lasting decisionsModern waterfront-based officePaid parental and partner leaveStudy assistanceHealth and wellbeing benefitsProfessional membershipsIf you think you have what it takes to hit the ground running in this role and would like to find out more, please visit our careers website to APPLY ONLINE.

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