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Repair Processor/Component Control Planner Assistant

NZ Defence Force
Job Category:
Transport & Logistics
Auckland - Auckland
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Repair Processor/Component Control Planner Assistant - RNZAF Base Whenuapai

*       Join a great team in a great location

*       Busy role in a unique environment

*       Gain valuable experience within the supply chain aviation industry


In this position you will be responsible for supporting the Repair Manager and Component Control Planner. The role involves assisting with procurement and repair of aeronautical equipment, monitoring lead time of purchases, transacting external repair approvals, obtaining quotes from vendors, coordinating the repair of components by external vendors and monitoring vendor performance and turn around times.  You will also be responsible for managing the serialised asset procurement process.

Knowledge of inventory management and plant maintenance, general knowledge of aircraft maintenance/servicing terminology, and understanding of the importance of airworthiness and its implications will also be key to the role.
We are seeking someone with a good practical knowledge of SAP (or equivalent ERP system) as this drives this role; you will also need to have a good level of computer literacy in Microsoft Office. To this role you will bring a strong understanding of purchasing and supply chain management; you will be encouraged to develop ideas and solutions to problems while working within the wider team.


You are used to being part of a hard working and professional environment and you are self motivated enough to demonstrate a strong work ethic.


A large part of this role will see you liaising with internal stakeholders and external vendors so it's important that you have a confident and clear communication style.

The NZDF offers a range of benefits to its employees which include five weeks, ten days sick leave, life insurance & income protection insurance (free) and much more.  


Please quote NZDF-1709023 in all correspondence.


To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please use the links on this page. For further information,


contact Michael Grey on 09 417 7618, quoting NZDF-1709023.

Applications close at 5:00pm on Friday 29 September 2017.


Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:


Low level Security Clearance

  • most preferably a NZ citizen, who has resided in this country continuously for at least the last five years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last five years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, the United Kingdom (UK) or the United States of America (USA); and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.

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