Venues Wellington, a business unit of WREDA, manages 5 of Wellington’s most exciting venues, Michael Fowler Centre, St James Theatre, Opera House, TSB Arena and Auditorium (Shed 6) as well as managing events and the NZ Academy of Fine Arts.
The Venues Wellington Cleaning Team is looking for a proactive and personable individual to lead the team as our Cleaning Delivery Manager. We’re looking for someone who’s a natural leader, strong communicator, meticulous organiser and is ready to get stuck in with the team.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will provide leadership, planning and training for the cleaning team. You will have an eye for detail, first-class expectations, be willing to roll your sleeves up and work on the floor to guide the team and set the high standards we uphold for our venues.
Your technical expertise will help you identify areas for improvement and development including medium and long-term projects that will contribute to the immaculate presentation of the venues. You will be dedicated to sustainable cleaning solutions and will lead from the front and by example, ensuring the team are working safely, efficiently and collaboratively.
The role will work closely with the Operations Manager to identify new strategies and objectives as well as be a key person in ensuring these are rolled out. You will also manage our SOP’s and SWMS documents, ensure rostering efficiency, cleaning detailing and efficient use of resources.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
- A proven ability to motivate and manage a team in order to deliver excellent standards of cleaning in the set and often tight timelines
- 2+ years’ experience in a Cleaning Management position, preferably in a multi-site environment.
- An awareness of customer and Venues Wellington needs
- An ability to build collaborative relationships with team members, suppliers and clients and supply partners.
This role may involve carrying out duties during days, evening, weekends and public holidays as required so flexibility is a bonus!
The diversity of our employees includes operations team members; hosts; events and sales through to business growth, marketing and brand professionals and many more – makes WREDA one of the most interesting organisations you will find. You will enjoy working with a wide range of people and get satisfaction from supporting the team to further grow our Venues Wellington business.
Do you want to be part of a diverse organisation making a difference to Wellington?
If yes, we would love to hear from you. Please send your cover letter and CV to people@WellingtonNZ.com by 5pm, Monday 23 July 2018.
Please note only applicants with the right to live and work in NZ will be considered.