Careers At Enable

  • Network Delivery Manager

    Do you have experience in network operations and infrastructure deployment? If so, we would love to hear from you.

    Enable Networks Ltd - Christchurch City - Canterbury

    What does Enable do?

    Our ambition is to provide world leading ‘connectivity’ over our fibre broadband network to over 200,000 homes, businesses and schools in Christchurch and surrounding areas, placing us among the leading communities in the world.


    Enable is playing a vital role as our city rebuilds – our fibre connectivity sits at the heart of our vision for a city built for the future. Our purpose statement, that was created by our people, is ‘Connecting our Community with Unlimited Opportunity’. We believe that with access to fibre broadband and the opportunities it unlocks, the people of Christchurch will gain unprecedented access to global markets and services, and connect with each other in exciting new ways, while also being a key enabler in advancing community services and the way we learn.


    What will you do?

    The Network Delivery Manager will lead the regional network delivery and inventory management functions driving the business strategy and goals. This will include developing, monitoring, reporting, amending and undertaking best practice asset management in the design and management of works, along with ensuring the effective and efficient utilisation of assets, staff and all other resources related to delivery and managing Enable’s network and associated works programmes and/or projects in cooperation with other managers/projects. 


    To be successful, you will have:

    • 5-10 years’ experience in a technology, utility or infrastructure environment
    • Experience and knowledge in network operations and infrastructure deployment or similar programmes
    • Experience setting strategic direction and translating into tactical activity
    • High levels of financial and commercial acumen
    • Excellent change management skills and a proven ability to build, develop and implement strategies for improvement, while also able to articulate vision and lead positively through change
    • Outstanding people management, communication and negotiation skills, a commitment to delegated authority management approaches and the ability to focus on outcomes


    Why should you apply?

    We care about our people. We’re a close team who like to have fun, support and motivate each other to succeed. We celebrate success, and we are passionate about developing our people to their fullest potential. Joining us means joining a caring and collaborative environment with people who enjoy getting stuff done – not to mention that this is an opportunity to be part of a high profile, nationally significant project that will grow your career and shape the future of Christchurch!


    Next steps

    Our values underpin the delivery of our purpose, and our promise to ensure that our customers never stop getting more out of life.

    • Smash boundaries – Work together to create bold new outcomes
    • Keep it simple and fresh – Innovation loves clarity
    • Own the experience – Take charge and make great happen now
    • Show the love – Care for each other, our community and environment


    Job Description

    Read the job description here


    Application Form
    To apply for this position you must fill out the following application form. Please complete the below form and attach it with your application.
    Application Form


    Applications close Friday 06 March 2020


Chris Gant

Network Services Manager

Chris has been with Enable since 2011 and is responsible for working with our connection partners to improve the quality and efficiency of installing our network to homes and businesses, and regularly interacts with a range of stakeholders.

The role requires an extensive technical background in the telecommunication network sector, as well as good communication skills and the ability to complete tasks on time. With over 35 years’ industry experience, and having completed training to an advanced trade level, Chris continues his personal development by completing certification courses as technology develops.

“I enjoy being part of busy team, providing solutions to a range of requests, and liaising with various parties throughout the business.”

Enable is only undertaking essential field activity during the COVID-19 lockdown.