Communications, Navigation and Surveillance Team Leader


About us

Airways is one of the world's leading providers of commercial Air Navigation Services. We’re responsible for managing all domestic and international air traffic within New Zealand's 30 million square kilometres of airspace – which is one of the largest areas of airspace in the world.

First and foremost, we enable air traffic management, keeping travellers safe in the skies. Beyond this, the smart technologies we employ bring a real difference to our airline and airport customers. 

About the role: 

We are looking for a new Team Leader to lead, empower and support a quality focused team of technicians responsible for the maintenance of all Communications, Navigation, Surveillance and Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) equipment across Auckland and the Upper North Island.

With a geographically dispersed team of technicians across the Auckland and Upper North Island, you will manage the day-to-day scheduling, workflow and prioritisation of work activities and drive continuous improvement within the CNS and ATM function, resolving issues and ensuring our mission critical infrastructure is fully operational.

What you will bring:

Joining us, means you’ll work alongside some of the most experienced, talented, and dedicated technicians, you will have the knowledge and communication skills to influence others and a commitment to teamwork, relationship building and supporting others.

  • Successful applicants will need to have a relevant engineering qualification, specialising in electronics
  • Experience in radio and data communications and an appropriate electrical registration (for example EASQ, EST, or E or I) and practising licence 
  • Systems-level knowledge of Air Navigation systems and Air Traffic Management equipment  
  • Exceptional people skills and values that meet or exceed Airways values
  • Current New Zealand Drivers Licence and good driving ability, in order to gain an Airport Driving Licence
  • Efficient user of MS Office

What we can offer: 

Airways offers flexible working options, competitive package, and a great place to work, with free on-site car parking and an international reputation for innovation and success. We provide ongoing professional development and a supportive environment to grow your career.

What’s next?

If this sounds like you and you are looking to take the next step in your career, please apply today.

Applications close Tuesday 16th of August 2022. 

Please include your CV and Cover Letter in your application. This role will require the successful candidate to undergo drug and alcohol screening and a criminal conviction check.   

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: TECH038

Location: Auckland

Closing Date: Tuesday, 16 August 2022