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Operations Coordinator


Job details

25 Apr 2018
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin


MOTAT is home to New Zealand's largest transport and technology collection, with some of the world's most unique examples of historical kiwi innovations in transport and technology.

In this role you will be responsible for the management and rostering of MOTAT employees and volunteers, from tram drivers to the iconic Pumphouse. As part of our Public Programmes Team, you'll bring your awesome leadership and love for teamwork to help enhance the visitor experience at our Museum.

Key accountabilities in this role are to:

  • Lead and manage a diverse group of people.

  • Collaborate with others to plan and enable maximal team operations.

  • Monitor and seek potential areas to improve visitor experience.

  • Develop necessary training programmes & processes in collaboration with the Health & Safety Team.

  • Coordinate holistic site operations on a rostered basis, in collaboration with other key stakeholders.


You'll be a great fit for this role if you have:

  • Led, managed and rostered teams, ideally in a complex environment.

  • Experience working with people from all walks of life and of varying ages.

  • Strong people management and communication skills with a team-focused approach.

  • Intermediate to advanced IT skills. Advanced Excel skills are an advantage.


    Click here to view the Position Description


    MOTAT is a great place to work, where no two days are ever the same. Along with joining a team of passionate and capable people, you will also get the benefit of flexible working hours, Birthday Leave, an entitlement to Study Leave, additional KiwiSaver contributions, and a MOTAT annual pass for you and your family.

    Apply now to make your mark at MOTAT!

    How to apply

    Select "Application Form" under Links & contact details. Otherwise, go to www.motat.org.nz/employment, look at the "Operations Coordinator" role and click the "Apply Now" button.

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    11 Apr 2018