Marine Superintendent - Bluff

Date: 9 January 2020

Do you hail from a marine background and love all that's involved with ensuring vessels sail smoothly and safely? Real Journeys are looking for a Marine Superintendent with a proven record in project management to join our Engineering team in Bluff!

What does the role involve? 

We are seeking an experienced Marine Superintendent to co-ordinate, project manage and oversee the implementation of assigned work packages at the Bluff Maintenance facility. You will have overall responsibility for the people, processes and our maintenance facility in Bluff on a permanent, full time basis. You will be leading a team of Real Journeys maintenance staff and contractors ensuring work packages are implemented on time and within budget without compromising standards, regulatory compliance and most importantly - safety. You will also be a key member of the engineering management team providing advice, guidance and mentoring necessary to solve key problems and deliver high levels of operational performance for our vessels.


Who are we looking for? 

As Marine Superintendent, you will be well organised, pragmatic and able to handle a diverse and complex workload. You will also have proven leadership and engineering management skills and good interpersonal skills necessary to lead a diverse team and build and maintain external relationships.


Do you know who we are? 

We are one of New Zealand's leading tourism companies providing premium experiences in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. We are a family owned business founded in the 1950's and sixty years later we continue our founders dream of sharing our spectacular backyard with visitors from all over the world.


What can we offer you? 

You'll get the opportunity to work with New Zealand's largest fleet of vessels, in a brand new, state of the art workshop with all of the latest technology features and the satisfaction of knowing you're playing a major part in our customers vessel experience. We also offer a competitive remuneration package and a number of staff benefits, such as the chance to experience some of our products in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island for free with your friends and family. Alongside this you'll get access to discounts on products and experiences across the Wayfare Group (Go Orange, Cardrona and the International Antarctic Centre).


This role is ideally suited to experienced marine engineers/technicians looking for a shore based role and/or engineering managers with a proven track record in project management and knowledge of the marine industry.

If you have a proven record of achievement in these areas, we would love to hear from you!

Job Details

Reference # 23965
Posted on 09 Jan 2020
Closes on 06 Feb 2020 23:55
Location(s) Bluff
Expertise Maintenance Technician
Job level(s) Experienced, Management
Work type(s) Permanent - Full Time