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Structural Engineer

Posting Country:  New Zealand
Date Posted:  22-Oct-2020
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Tihei mauri ora! Tēnā koutou katoa. 
Behold, there is life! Greetings to all.


At Vodafone, we’re committed to providing you with a friendly workplace environment where you can manage home and work balance through our leading flexible working practises. We value the diversity of thought, perspective and backgrounds our people bring to work with them every day. We support our communities through the Vodafone New Zealand Foundation with an ambitious goal to halve the number of disadvantaged young people in Aotearoa by 2027. 


In the role of Structural Engineer you will ensure the reliability of Facilities & Services structures and systems contained within Vodafone technical facilities across Aotearoa. 


What will I be doing?


Reporting to the Facilities and Services DevOps Manager, and based anywhere within New Zealand, you will manage Incident, Change, and Problem tickets to achieve agreed KPIs. You'll also take ownership of all Vodafone structures to ensure safety & compliance with relevant standards, and review all proposed changes to relevant structures by delivery teams. You will ensure proactive maintenance activities are carried out to a high standard to achieve network stability, agreed performance metrics, and reduce customer-impacting events. As and when required by capital plans, you will design and build Vodafone Facilities & Services capital projects. You'll manage internal, vendor, and support contractor relationships to achieve efficient & effective outcomes for customers by reducing mean time to repair, and also support/participate in a 24x7 callout roster as required.


What will I bring?


To enable your success, you will need to have an expert knowledge of structural towers and requirements, with an excellent capability for analysis. It is a requirement for the role that you hold a current Chartered status with Engineering New Zealand. You will bring your knowlege of telecommunications, power, and building technologies and products and services. You have a proven track record in making a positive impact with internal & external customers as well as taking ownership for results. Last, but not least you'll need a valid NZ driver licence.



Joining the Vodafone whānau will stretch you, challenge you and provide opportunities you’ve been seeking to expand your career. You’ll engage in unique workplace experiences, be exposed to exciting and innovative technology, and gain opportunities for learning beyond Aotearoa. 


Due to the permanent nature of this role, we can only accept applications from NZ Citizens, Permanent Residents or Open Work Visa holders with more than 12 months validity from their role start date.

Me mahi tahi tātou mo te oranga o te katoa.
We work together for the benefit of all.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.