Foreman Sports & Cricket

Date: 09-Jul-2021

Location: Auckland Wide, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Enable Auckland to be Active
  • Full-time Permanent position
  • Opportunity to make a difference to community


AIM Services, are proud to care for our local parks, community facilities and infrastructure in Auckland for the enjoyment of everyone who lives within our in our region. We are a dynamic team who deliver innovative facility management solutions through the quality and experience of our staff - and provide a full range of services to maintain streetscapes, parks, sport fields, community buildings, public spaces and infrastructure across the region.
We have a bold vision: to create a world class city and deliver Aucklanders great value for money. To help us on this journey, we are seeking Foreman Sports to join our team!


He angitūtanga: The opportunity


As a foreman, you will take a hands-on approach to delivering a high standard of services to key clients through the efficient management of operational resources. This will be done through managing and leading staff members within the team to produce exceptional results, developing relationships with key stakeholders and delivering continuous improvement and operation efficiencies across the division. Utilising your technical expertise, you will help to ensure that sports fields around the Auckland region are fit for purpose with the ability to be used and enjoyed by Aucklanders. Looking after a team who is responsible for ensuring the grass is the appropriate length on the field, line markings are correct, and the pitch is swapped over from cricket to rugby. Good knowledge of Cricket renovations required to assist with delivering Premier grounds within a timely manner, your coordination and organisation skills will be second to none. 



He kōrero mōu: About you

To be successful in this role, you'll need the following:
•    Proven leadership experience in an operational business
•    Demonstrated success in leading teams with exceptional people management skills
•    Ability to influence and build strong relationships with key internal and external stake holders
•    Strong programme and project management, time management, planning, facilitation and organisational skills
•    Strong communication skills both written and verbal
•    Passion for sports
•    Due to the nature of the role, it is a requirement that the incumbent holds a valid and relevant New Zealand full driver's license.


This is a rare opportunity that enables Aucklanders to be active! If you have a passion for sports and are looking for your next career challenge, this role is for you! 


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

You will be joining a hard-working and dedicated team where you will be given the opportunity to grow and improve. AIM Services operate a modern fleet of vehicles, plant and machinery and you will be provided with on-going training and support to help further your career. A competitive wage is on offer and hours of work are 40 hours per week Monday – Friday. 
If you are physically fit and are passionate about outdoors, then we would love for you to come join us! Please contact Marshal Nazareth- Talent Acquisition Consultant on 021542419 or email Marshal.nazareth@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz with any questions.


Please note that we will review applications as they are received – so apply now to avoid disappointment.

This role is deemed safety sensitive and in line with Auckland Council policy, you will be required to complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.