Contract Supervisor
Otahuhu, Auckland

The primary purpose of this role is to maintain and manage client expectations by successfully managing the street and park tree contracts for Auckland Council. A vehicle and phone will be provided.

The role requires active input into contract performance with respect to council activities and will liaise closely with the Operations Manager to ensure outstanding service is delivered.

The people we seek will be energetic, well presented and able to operate in a fast paced environment. 

Ideally you will have a background in contracted services but you might also be familiar with vegetation control or parks and natural environment management.

The successful candidate will have good computer skills and be capable of efficiently managing their time.

Key Tasks Include:

  • Maintain strong working relationship with Councils representative
  • Monitor contractual KPIs 
  • Audit completed crew work 
  • Audit crew and sites to derive Health and Safety outcomes
  • Safety first approach


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Previous experience in managing Local Government contracts
  • Several years' experience managing operations in a contract services environment
  • Level 3 – 4 arboriculture certification preferred
  • Intermediate skills in MS Excel
  • A high degree of numeracy 
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills 


We operate in a drug and alcohol free environment. You will need to pass a pre-employment medical including a drug test t o be able to work with us.

Please do not apply to this ad if you are not a current NZ resident or do not have a current legal permit to work in NZ.

If this role matches your skill set, let us know by completing an application form and sending this with your CV and a short cover letter to Or, for more information on this or other Kumeu vacancies, phone 09 412 5017.


Applications close 24 July.