Otago Polytechnic

Current vacancies

Administrator

School of Veterinary Nursing

College of Engineering, Construction and Living Sciences

Permanent position, Dunedin City

30 hours/week

We seek a dynamic, proactive, and detail focused administrator to provide outstanding experiences and service to students and staff. 

Our preferred candidate will be a highly organised, experienced, committed person who is looking for a challenging role. This person will have highly developed interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, a positive and productive team attitude including the drive to be a highly functioning member of a self-leading team.

Excellent skills in word processing, and competency with spread sheets and accurate database entry skills are essential, as are time management and multitasking skills, strong problem solving abilities and the ability to work alongside academic staff to provide services of the highest quality.  A relevant qualification in business administration at level 4 or equivalent experience in business administration is required.  A higher qualification in business administration is preferred but not essential.

An understanding of cultural diversity and the ability to work with a variety of customers would be an advantage, along with familiarity of the tertiary education sector.

For further information please contact Francesca Brown, Learning Leader francesca.brown@op.ac.nz phone 0800 762 786

Click for the position description School-Administrator-PD-V2.pdf

Please complete the Application Form, and attach to it your cover letter (quoting the position) and CV. Any queries can be directed to vacancies@op.ac.nz

Please note: Incumbent may apply

Applications close Monday 25th September 2017

Technician

School of Veterinary Nursing

College of Engineering, Construction and Living Sciences

Permanent position, Dunedin City

18.75 hours/week

We seek a dynamic, proactive, and detail focused technician to provide outstanding technical assistance to academic staff in the provision of an excellent learning environment for our students. 

Our preferred candidate will be a highly organised, experienced, committed person who is looking for a challenging role. This person will have highly developed interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, a positive and productive team attitude including the drive to be a highly functioning member of a self-leading team.

Excellent skills in equipment management, maintenance, set up and ordering are required, as are time management and multitasking skills, strong problem solving abilities and the ability to provide services of the highest quality.

Excellent skills in word processing, and competency with spread sheets and accurate database entry skills are preferred.  Experience working in an educational environment as a technician is an advantage. 

 A relevant qualification in veterinary nursing, laboratory technician or equivalent experience in the industry is required.  Experience handling animals is also required. 

 An understanding of cultural diversity and the ability to work with a variety of customers would be an advantage, along with familiarity of the tertiary education sector.

 For further information please contact Francesca Brown, Learning Leader francesca.brown@op.ac.nz phone 0800 762 786

See here for the position description  SVN-Technician-PD-v3.pdf

Please complete the Application Form, and attach to it your cover letter (quoting the position) and CV. Any queries can be directed to vacancies@op.ac.nz

Please note: Incumbent may apply

Applications close Tuesday 26 September 2017