Facilities and Maintenance Manager


The Babcock is a diverse Global Business. Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.

In New Zealand and across Australia, Babcock employs over 1000 talented people. Operating across sectors such as defence, marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy, we support our customers’ technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements.

A global solution being delivered locally. www.babcock.nz



About the role:

This role is responsible for ensuring buildings, facilities, wharves and their services are well maintained and meet the needs of the people that work in them. You will also be accountable for support services such as cleaning, waste, utilities, security and parking, making sure the environment is in a suitable condition and safe for our employees, as well as managing the maintenance program for all plant, machinery and leased assets. All while managing the capital (CAPEX) investment program for the organisation.


About you:

To be successful in this role we are looking for someone who has the following attributes:

  • Strong experience in complex facility Management

  • A great leader that supports, develops,

  • Strong Health & Safety focus

  • Self-motivated and enjoy working in a team environment

  • Able to manage varied and complex workload

  • Technical knowledge of building services

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Ability to make decisions quickly considering second and third order factors.

  • Strong interpersonal and organisation skills

  • Strong communication skills – both oral and written

  • Lateral thinker and inquisitive

  • Strong interpersonal skills


We are looking for someone who has experience and is able to take the bull by the horns and deliver in a driven and complex environment. 



What’s in it for you?

This is a great opportunity to join our team of highly experienced and skilled people and to develop your skills even more.

Babcock’s dockyard facility is located within the Royal NZ Navy’s, Devonport Naval Base on Auckland’s North Shore. This picturesque location is ideally positioned for anyone who may wish to use the Devonport or Stanley Bay ferry.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and capable of obtaining a New Zealand Defence Force Security Clearance



Your future at Babcock

Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you can drive change and grow your career, we promote and foster training and development and the opportunity to be part of something BIG. Our business is ever expanding and there are endless opportunities to show off your skill set in an environment that not only encourages ideas but seeks them.



Job no: DPAN02254

Location: Auckland - NZ

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020