Fleet Manager


Location: Waikato

Job Type: Full time


Ko te take ka parekareka e koe ki te mahi ki kōnei | Why you will enjoy working here

Downer is committed to delivering excellence by ensuring our people have the environment and the means to be successful. 

We also offer:

  • Free access to Marram health care benefits and discounted holiday homes.
  • Discounts for Samsung, Repco, PB Tech, Gym memberships and more!
  • $500 bonus for current employees who refer a friend to Downer.
  • Progression and development programs on offer including our inspiring leader’s programme for top performers.

Have a look at our other great benefits here!

Te kōwhiringa | The Opportunity

As Fleet Manager, you will provide exceptional support to the end user of Downer NZ Fleet assets.

The role has a strong focus on asset management principles, ensuring our fleet is reliable, available, maintained, compliant, fit for purpose and most importantly - safe.

Key result areas include:

  • Develop positive relationships with all end users of Downer Fleet, in addition to providing continuous feedback to the Asset and Hire teams.
  • Manage the supply network to create efficiency and ensure that required outcomes are delivered by third parties.
  • Asset Management of our Fleet.
  • Regular review of the performance of assets.
  • Apply Downer financial policies.
  • Promote asset safety, quality, environmental, sustainability, and productivity best practice.
  • Lead by example, driving Zero Harm through operational excellence.

Nga pūkenga matua | Important Skills

You will ideally have:

  • Very strong negotiation skills.
  • Good communication skills and an ability to forge strong, positive relationships.
  • Organized and systematic approach to working environment.
  • A positive / proactive work ethic.
  • Team player
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to identify opportunities for improvement and driving innovation Delegations.

The following Qualifications and / or Work Experience will be beneficial for this role:

  • Relevant drivers’ licences.
  • Experience of managing an extensive equipment fleets or trade background.
  • Proven track record in developing successful relationships with customers and major Suppliers.
  • Clear understanding of positive leadership behaviours and strong and successful collaborative relationships with peers in a corporate environment.

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation 

Want to know more about what it is like to work at Downer? Then head to our People Site here!

Me pēhea ki te tono | How to apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click Apply Now to submit your application! The reference number for this role is 603938

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