Facilities Maintenance Coordinator

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About the role:
The Facilities Maintenance Coordinator primary purpose is to coordinate maintenance activities and projects related to APC facilities. They will also be responsible for identifying and maintaining a stock of parts to enable repairs to be undertaken effectively and with minimal interruption to APC operations.
Areas of responsibility will include factory HVAC system, electrical, structural, and general maintenance needs across all buildings in the APC campus. They will be expected to provide both “hands on” and management of outside contractors in attending to maintenance requirements. At times they may be required to assist with Production Equipment maintenance or provide cross-departmental support for production related projects.
This position will work closely and develop strong relationships with all Engineers, Technicians, and subject matter experts across a range of departments to enable the most efficient completion of maintenance work.

****Essential skills:

  • 5 years’ experience in a Facilities Maintenance role
  • Experience in a similar coordinator role
  • Strong practical hands-on experience with hand and power tools to be able to undertake basic repairs or adjustments
  • HVAC experience
  • Takes initiative and can work unguided
  • Remains calm under pressure
  • Excellent communicator
  • Experience with a 5s Lean Manufacturing methodology
  • Skilled with standards Microsoft Office applications

****Desired skills:

  • Electrical Trade Certificate or equivalent
  • ISO or ASI Standards awareness
  • Knowledge of Infor LN and/or Hippo or equivalent CMMS package
  • Fork hoist licence
  • Working at Height training certificate

Rocket Lab Employee Benefits

  • The opportunity to work on innovative and ground breaking technology
  • An employee stock purchase program
  • Access to world leading experts to develop your career
  • Unlimited barista coffee, fruit, and snacks
  • Rocket Lab merchandise – T-shirts, mission patches etc.
  • Discounted health insurance with Southern Cross
  • Additional parental leave entitlements
  • A vibrant team culture with social activities throughout the year


If the above sounds like you apply now!

Important Information
For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant.  These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access equipment and data regulated by the United States' International Traffic in Arms Regulations.  Under these Regulations, you may be ineligible for this role if you do not hold citizenship of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, the European Union or a country that is part of NATO, or if you hold ineligible dual citizenship or nationality.  For more information on these Regulations, click here http://www.pmddtc.state.gov/regulations\_laws/itar.html.

Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab

New Zealand, Auckland

Posted 7d ago

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