GM Field Services
- Ashburton Based
- Operational Leadership Role
- Service Delivery Role
EA Networks is a cooperative network company based in Mid Canterbury. It owns and operates the region’s electricity distribution network, as well as an advanced fibre optic communications network. Being locally owned and operated means EA Networks and its 120 staff have strong ties to the local community that they work and live in. The core focus for EA Networks is on infrastructure investments that provide economic benefit to the region, maintaining a resilient electricity network and supporting the local community. More information is available on their website www.eanetworks.co.nz
Ashburton is a gateway to outdoor activities during winter and summer, with ski fields, hot pools, Lake Hood and mountain biking within easy reach. Boasting a diversified economy, education options and modern supporting infrastructure, Mid Canterbury provides a great lifestyle location.
Based in Ashburton and reporting to the CEO, you will have responsibility for the service delivery and operational management of EA Networks. In this role you will focus on day to day operational management, internal and external contract delivery, team management, machinery and fleet management and workflow scheduling. You will provide and implement operational process change recommendations and manage the timely and on budget delivery of projects, as well as providing exceptional leadership for the team.
As a key leader within the business, you will provide insights, guidance and work collaboratively to deliver a reliable, efficient and safe network that acts as an enabler for its community.
Your Skills and Experience
You will be a robust, people leader with a strong background in contract delivery and financial management. You will be experienced in internal and external stakeholder and vendor relationship management and be able to build strong interpersonal relationships to manage internal customers. Ideally you will have experience in contracting, electricity distribution, or Generation businesses. This is a great opportunity for an experienced General Manager to work in a supportive team environment while being based in the great lifestyle region.
If you can demonstrate the above skills and are drawn to the opportunity to progress your career and join a growth orientated company, please submit your cover letter and CV by clicking here. Initial phone enquiries can be made to Jennifer Middleton on 03 345 8761 or David Clausen on 03 345 8762.
Applications close 5pm on Monday 24 January 2022