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Resource Consent Planners

Senior & Principal Planner (Two Positions)


Reference: 4718390

Do you want to live in a coastal location, work in a fulfilling job and make a real and positive difference?

Kaipara District is rapidly growing and changing! A building boom has triggered significantly increased and complex consenting activity. We are looking for a Senior & Principal Resource Consent Planner to join our team.

That's where you come in.

In these roles you will support the processing of resource consent applications from ratepayers and developers by;

  • Providing information and advice to applicants
  • Processing applications under supervision
  • Peer reviewing consent recommendations and communicating outcomes to applicants.
  • Supporting post consent implementation activity
  • Supporting the building control function by assessing building consent applications against the District Plan

YOU will have experience at a senior level in resource management in the regulatory and/or policy area and sound knowledge of the Resource Management Act underpinned by a relevant tertiary qualification. You will have excellent communication skills and pride yourself on being self-managing and innovative. Most importantly, you would relish the opportunity to harness and apply your full suite of skills and experience within a high performing agile team and contribute to the future of the Kaipara District.

Not a local? We said that it's easy to live here, and we weren't wrong: an enviable lifestyle awaits the successful candidate in a beautiful environment where rural charm meets coastal chic. Northlands renowned white sandy beaches, extensive native forests, rolling green pastures and laid back lifestyle make this an amazing place to live. If you're the right person for the role, we'll even offer relocation assistance, making this one career and lifestyle opportunity not to be missed.

Job descriptions available at request.

An opportunity this special won't stick around for long. If this sounds good, don't delay - apply now

Applications Close: 23 Jun 2019