Academic Administrator

Wintec is not just a leading tertiary provider, it’s a great place to work. With loads of variety and opportunity, recognition and rewards, it’s the ideal place to develop your career.

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to join our busy Operations support team at the Centre for Trades and Centre Engineering and Industrial Design. You will be responsible for providing a high standard of administrative support and you’ll assist with the coordination of specific projects/tasks as directed.

Are you an ideal candidate?

Are you tech-savvy with excellent verbal and written communication skills? With your trades background and administration experience, this could be the job for you. Add a commitment to outstanding customer service and you’ll excel in this role.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • have highly developed administrative skills and experience
  • be able to manage competing tasks
  • be able to work well under pressure with interruptions
  • be able to prioritise
  • have excellent interpersonal, customer service and communication skills

Proven experience in a busy office environment and a high level of initiative, flexibility and drive are essential.

It would be beneficial if you have knowledge of the tertiary academic environment.

Working at Wintec

One of New Zealand’s leading tertiary institutes, Wintec’s focus is on innovation and future-proofing. Our Trades and Engineering teams works tirelessly to stay abreast of the fast-changing world of technology and industry practice.

For an energetic self-starter looking for a fast-paced working environment, Wintec is the place to be.

Lead change, shape the world of Wintec – apply for your next role now.

This is a full-time (37.5 hours per week) permanent position.

We are committed to the protection of children and vulnerable persons. This position is classified as a “core worker” under the Vulnerable Children’s Act. We therefore obtain and maintain a satisfactory Police Vetting process. 


Job no: JAF457

Location: Rotokauri Campus

Closing Date: Monday, 1 October 2018