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 Please Note:  All successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment police check and will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing.


Resource Officer – Tongariro Centre

Hillary Outdoors Education Centre Tongariro seeks an energetic Resource Officer to support our Safety Manager.  On a day-to-day basis you will play a key role in ensuring the smooth running of our gear hire and technical outdoor equipment facilities.

The suitable applicant will:

  • Have the ability to deliver exceptional service to our clients and staff
  • Have an understanding of working with inventories.
  • Show a commitment to health and safety
  • Need to be able to work both as part of a team and unsupervised
  • Have excellent time management and prioritisation skills
  • Display pro-activity, showing initiative and high motivation
  • Be able to work in a relatively isolated part of New Zealand
  • Be able to supervise and be happy to work with young people
  • Have a basic knowledge of computer systems and working with Microsoft Excel.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the provision of equipment to our clients as needed in a timely manner
  • Maintaining the equipment in a safe and clean state
  • Updating equipment inventories and databases
  • Assisting with equipment safety inspections

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and a cover letter to

If you would like to discuss this position further please contact Luke Middleton by email or on 07 386 5511.

Closing date for applications:      Friday, 8 September 2017

Hours: Rostered, potential for some weekend work, approximately 40 hours a week