Workshop Coordinator

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Administration
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Palmerston North
  • Job Reference:FCH/30112020/1TO
  • Closing Date:18 Jun 2021


The opportunity
We have an opportunity available for a Workshop Coordinator to join our Team in Palmerston North

As the Workshop Coordinator your role will be to coordinate workshop activities, ensure that the maintenance of plant and machinery is organised effectively, communicate with mechanics to maximise plant utilisation and overall assist in the successful day to day running of the workshop. 

We expect our successful candidate will come from a background in service coordination within a heavy vehicle/plant environment, We would also be interested in speaking with anyone who has had practical experience  with operating industrial equipment and plant and who is looking to move into a coordination role - you will have excellent computer skills including being an intermediate user of Word, Excel and database programmes.

If this sounds like you then we would like you to get in touch.  You will also bring with you the following skills:

Excellent communicator – verbal and written
A strong focus on Clients (internal and external) and relationships
Flexible and resilient approach including around overtime
High level of organisational skills
Full clean Class 1 New Zealand Driver’s License
Strong focus on health and safety not just your own but your colleagues and the public
Self-motivated with a positive attitude and the ability to think for yourself

About Higgins?
Higgins are a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path building tomorrows New Zealand with people at the heart of what we do every day.    

As part of the wider Fletcher Construction Group, we offer an Employee Welfare Fund, Share Scheme and an Employee Education Fund to help you and your family reach educational aspirations. A career with Higgins can lead to opportunities for career development in the wider Fletcher Building business.

As an organisation we are passionate about the safety of our people and would expect you to be committed to a safety-first culture and be able to demonstrate this with your Team and join them on this journey

How to Apply
Ready for the challenge and want to align your goals with ours? If so, we would love to hear from you! Please apply directly online

Higgins: Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga