Network Inspector


Location: Otago

Job Type: Full time


About the role:

The Network Inspector is responsible to the Maintenance Manager for an effective network inspection regime, providing support to all contract operations in their network, ensuring delivery of contract requirements, optimising treatment selection and achieving target returns.

You will form part of a team that is engaged in providing transport services in all types of Asset and Road Corridor Maintenance.

  • Regularly inspect the Networks carriageway and corridor assets
  • Liaise with all internal parties concerning the planning/execution and completion of works
  • Identify risks and make corrective action when required
  • All sites are set up to ensure Safety quality and environmental requirements of Downer NZ are met
  • Lead by example, driving Zero Harm through operational excellence

About you

As someone that strives for excellence and has exceptional knowledge within their chosen field. We are looking for the below;

  • A proven track record in network inspection and fault identification/treatment selection preferably in the maintenance/roading industry
  • Show willingness/provide solutions to assist with a “continual improvement” philosophy
  • Show willingness/provide solutions to assist with a “doing the right thing” philosophy
  • Organized and systematic approach to working environment
  • Strong planning skills a must
  • Ability to utilise the tablet and RAMM Software
  • A positive/proactive work ethic

What Difference can Downer offer you?

Working for a progressive and stable organisation, Downer offers more than just the basics you'd expect from a large organisation. Our benefits are designed to develop the whole person, at home and at work - trust us when we say we’ve got you covered. Here’s just a brief insight into some of the many things we can offer you:

  • A competitive hourly remuneration package
  • Enjoy flexible working, as we take work-life balance
  • An employee recognition programme which celebrates and recognises our people
  • Career development opportunities & a dedicated personal development plan
  • All the tools of trade you need to perform successfully your role including PPE and clothing
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package through our partners - you will receive a great range of corporate discounts and benefits across banking, insurance, retailers, technology, vehicles, automotive, healthcare, childcare, homeware, dental care, travel, accommodation, gym memberships and more!
  • We also encourage our people to participate in community volunteering initiatives and pay for the time you spend helping to make our community better with Downer's volunteer leave!
  • A Socially responsible, inclusive, and diverse culture, that includes a Zero Harm tolerance

You will love being a part of the Downer lifestyle, come and see for yourself why we are the crème de la crème of employers as we continue to build our future! Literally.

About us:

At Downer, our purpose is to create and sustain the modern environment. From our roads to our rail, ports, and airports, our Transport Services business unit is responsible for keeping New Zealand moving.

We are big picture people, operating under a model that pushes beyond the here and now. We design, build, and sustain the projects we work on, whilst also developing innovative solutions to the world’s leading issues around sustainability, where we are recognised as global leaders.

We remain at the forefront of our industry by employing the best people and having the courage to challenge the status quo. Our people are experts in their fields, influencing and shaping our future. This is an exciting opportunity for you to join us as we continue to engineer and construct a better tomorrow for generations to come.

How to bring your Difference to Downer:

If you are interested in the work that we are doing to make New Zealand better and want to take your career to the future with us, then we want to hear from you. Hit the Apply Now button to fill out an application form and upload your CV.

If you would like to learn more about us, the work that we are doing, and the difference we are making to the communities we work in then head to our website to find out more

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a Pre-Employment drug test and medical.

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