Operations Scheduler

Operations Scheduler
Posted: 19 Oct 2021
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Te Awamutu
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Start Date: Negotiable

  • Do you love a job that’s right in the middle of getting the work done?
  • Does getting things right first time, every time spin your wheels?
  • Are you someone who teammates would describe as efficient, organised and on top of everything?


Yes?  Than you could be just the person we’re looking for.


Waipa Networks owns and operates the electricity network that delivers power to 27,800 customers across the Waipa area.  Based in Te Awamutu, the business is owned by the Waipa Networks Trust for the benefit of its customers and is responsible for providing outstanding services and value for money. 


Our operations team literally keeps the power circulating in the Waipa District, they’re specialists who undertake a range of planned and emergency work ensuring our customers have the convenience of a reliable power supply.


The coordination of scheduling requires excellent attention to detail, communication skills and a flexibility in thought process. This role interacts with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. Professionalism and adaptability are key traits of this role.


Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience in planning or scheduling within an Operations environment
  • An understanding of the Traffic Management process and legal requirements
  • An understanding of vehicle and plant maintenance
  • The ability to learn and adapt quickly
  • High levels of resilience and composure under pressure


Most importantly, you’ll be a great communicator.  There are lots of people in the team and there will be lots of demands on you.  You will be able to call clear priorities, deliver results quickly and organise your work so that all of your stakeholders know what they can expect and when.


Joining the Waipa Networks team now means you’ll be joining us in an exciting period as we introduce new technology, shore up support and get the business humming for the future.  Things are moving, the momentum is gaining and it’s an exciting place to be.


Interested?  Take a closer look at the position description and apply today!