TECHNICAL SERVICES FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT SUPPORT OFFICER at NZ Blood Service (NZBS), Non-clinical
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Full time, permanent
Are you passionate about technical facilities and equipment? Do you have a background in building laboratories and supporting technical facilities and equipment? Do you enjoy problem solving and collaborating? If you answer 'yes' to these questions we'd like to hear from you.
About New Zealand Blood and Organ Service
New Zealand Blood and Organ Service (NZBS) is dedicated to saving lives. Every year, tens of thousands of generous people donate their time, blood and plasma to us for free. In addition to our vein to vein service in transfusion we also provide national services in organ transplantation, cellular therapies and tissue banking. We exist to ensure the efficient delivery of safe blood and tissue products on a time critical basis throughout New Zealand and through the generosity of our donors, we are able to help save lives.
Our shared values are at the heart of our organisation's culture and guide our behaviour each and every day. These values inspire, motivate us and drive us to provide the very best service to the New Zealand public.
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About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to join NZBS in a team within Technical Services reporting into the Technical Services Facilities and Equipment Manager. We are recruiting for a position in either Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch. You will contribute to strategic planning for facilities and equipment across the national NZBS Technical Services laboratories. You will also be a business partner to the operational teams in the planning, procurement and support of equipment and you will also oversee and actively support the national technical systems such as HVAC, environmental monitoring systems and refrigeration plant.
To be successful in this role you will have proven experience (minimum of 5 years) managing and operating technical facilities/ equipment within a highly technical and regulated laboratory environment. You have a relevant tertiary qualification, ideally with demonstrated ability and experience in planning and supporting technical facilities equipment throughout their lifecycle. Experience building and supporting advanced facilities e.g. cleanrooms, cryogenic storage facilities would be advantageous.
You will have highly developed and effective organisational and interpersonal skills with a high level of critical thinking and the ability to trouble-shoot and analyse complex situations in a technical, regulated environment. You will have a demonstrated ability to work autonomously under pressure and to operate as part of a team.
Previous experience working in a NZBS, or in a similar technical role, with hands-on experience in facilities operation, equipment management and maintenance is essential.
If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for then apply now.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||NZ Blood Service (NZBS)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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