Maintenance and Purchasing Coordinator


About Us

Waste Management NZ Limited is New Zealand's leading resource recovery, recycling and waste management provider. We’re committed to safeguarding our beautiful environment through sustainable management of our valuable resources.  Put simply, sustainability is what we do.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance and Purchasing Coordinator to join our Technical Services team based in East Tamaki.

About the Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor you will be responsible for managing national stock control and the issuing and dispatch system.  Some of the key responsibilities in this role include overseeing the purchasing function to ensure we get the best prices, coordinating planned and unplanned maintenance, carrying out monthly stock takes, managing machine, equipment and spare part distribution and making sure that stock is distributed out to our branches and customers. You’ll also be liaising with customers on machine enquires so a high level of customer service is also required.   

About you

Our ideal person will have proven experience in maintenance planning, purchasing and stock control within a manufacturing environment.

You enjoy interacting with customers and are someone who enjoys building strong relationships with both internal stakeholders and external suppliers in a technical industry.  Experience with JDE or a similar ERP system and Microsoft Office is essential. 

If you are looking for a hands-on role with a great team, then this could be the opportunity for you. 

How to apply

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WM is an EEO employer and promotes drug and alcohol-free workplaces. 

You must be in New Zealand and hold a current work visa/residency or NZ citizenship.

At Waste Management, the health and safety of our people is our highest priority. For this reason, we have introduced a policy requiring all employees and visitors to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 within our offices, unless a formal medical exemption applies. We have chosen to share this information early in our hiring process so that candidates can make an informed choice. As part of the application process, you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status with us. 

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: GUAM211343

Location: East Tamaki

Closing Date: Sunday, 28 August 2022