Current Vacancies

Healthy Homes Quality Officer - Palmerston North

19 May 2021

Switched On Housing are undertaking an exciting new project working alongside Kāinga Ora to deliver quality work for their Healthy Homes programme.  

We’re looking for passionate, socially conscious people who want to help enhance the environments of everyday New Zealanders. You’ll be ensuring that Kāinga Ora properties meet the Healthy Homes standards by making warmer, drier and healthier spaces for whānau in our communities. If this sounds like something that resonates with your values then please get in touch to discuss further. 

Te Whiwhinga mahi | The opportunity  

We have an exciting opportunity for someone who has experience working with trades in the construction quality space. You will be responsible for ensuring that all quality and compliance standards are met by providing audits, checks and quality training to our trades.  

This is a complex and dynamic environment and this role requires someone who can adapt to change and help coach our trades to deliver quality work all while keeping the Switched On vision at the forefront.  


Ko wai koe | About you 

  • Construction industry experience preferred
  • Proven Quality experience required
  • Ability to report and analyse data
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability use technology and its various applications
  • Resilient and able to adapt to a change
  • Able to clearly communicate with our trades, client and customers to ensure they understand the vision and outcomes
  • Passion for customer service and enhancing our customers environments
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with customers and clients
  • You are a self starter with an ability to manage workload to meet strict deadlines.
  • Be a team player, recognise the need to support each other to achieve.


Benefits of working at Switched On 

  • Southern Cross Medical Insurance
  • Family Matters
  • Diversity
  • Flexible working environment with work-life balance
  • Fun forward focused culture
  • Employee Recognition program
  • Growth opportunities within our wider group of companies

 If this ticks your boxes and leavings you wanting to know more..... 

  • Apply by sending your CV and Cover Letter to with the role and location in the subject line
  • For more information or to download the Position description: Quality Officer