Engineering & Compliance Manager - Auckland CBD

  • QT Wellington
  • Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 04 Nov, 2022
Full time Engineering Executive and General Management Hospitality, Tourism and Travel

Job Description


About the business

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. There are lots of opportunities across our range of celebrated brands, spanning Entertainment, Ventures and Travel.

At EVT we believe it’s more than just a job, with Elevate Perks our team members and their families get to enjoy a great range of discounts across our experiences. In a world of cookie cutter experiences, here at EVT we believe in a mindset that is all about changing the game. Because while our customers come from different walks of life, they all share one thing in common, the desire for stand-out experiences that escape the ordinary. It’s why we are constantly adding new dimensions to all we do. Bringing people together in fresh and original ways across Entertainment, Ventures and Travel. Our 70+ hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally. 

About the role

We are looking for an Engineering & Compliance Manager to join our Hotel Engineering & FM team.

Responsible for managing statutory and essential services building compliance for EVT’s New Zealand hotel portfolio the Engineering & Compliance Manager will have a sound technical background and be up to date with the latest regulatory developments in the industry. The position requires solid analytical skills alongside the ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and effectively to other employees, management and key stakeholders. This role requires an engineering professional with an endless curiosity and a high capacity for knowledge acquisition.

This role also requires a proactive approach to problem solving when unexpected high priority defects may have an impact on asset operations, WHS or compliance.

If you're a critical thinker, empowered, experienced and come with a can-do attitude you'll be a great fit!

What we are looking for:

  • Tertiary or Post Graduate qualification in Engineering, Buildings Services, Compliance Management or a related discipline, equivalent industry or organisational experience.
  • Project management experience in areas such as HVAC, Fire protection, electrical, plumbing/gas and related building services.
  • Extensive experience and understanding of the operational requirements of HVAC, Fire protection, Electrical, Plumbing/Gas and related essential building services.
  • In-depth knowledge of industry standards, regulations, best practices and performance standards etc.
  • A thorough understanding of the requirements of AS/NZS 1851.
  • Asset lifecycle analysis experience & Asset financial planning and budgeting experience.
  • Experience with engineering software such as CAD and Advanced MS Office skills.
  • You have extensive experience with the following:
    • read, understand and analyse Engineering floor plans and other technical documents;
    • interpret fire engineering solutions and fire matrices (cause and effect matrices);
    • identify, manage and seek resolution to building defects; 
    • perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy;
    • prioritize and organize;
    • be a clear thinker, remaining calm and resolving problems using good judgement;
    • follow directions thoroughly and accurately;
    • work cohesively with co-workers as part of a team;
    • work with minimal supervision;

EVT Benefits & Perks: 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, JUCY Snooze and more
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company

To Apply:

Include your resume & cover letter highlighting your relevant skills & experience as outlined in the criteria listed above.