The Horizons region extends over 22,200km2 – from Ruapehu in the north and Horowhenua in the south, to Whanganui in the west and Tararua in the east. It’s a landscape as vast and varied as the over 240,000 people who call it home. At Horizons Regional Council we work to make our region a great place to live, work and play
You will join a newly created Special Projects Team making an essential contribution to some of the most significant national and regional projects. The focus of this role is to monitor compliance with of these major projects to ensure resource consents, national environmental standards and regulations are being complied with.
We are looking for a person with the right mix of skills and experience!
What’s essential? In addition to having experience and expertise in compliance monitoring of major projects you will also have excellent problem solving, analytical, information and project management and communication skills. You will also need to have the ability to exercise judgement and initiative and ideally have a good working knowledge of the Resource Management Act.
Why should you apply?
When you join us, you can look forward to a rewarding career full of opportunities to develop, along with a positive and supportive work environment. We do this through:
• Strong focus on employee health, wellness and wellbeing
• Flexible family friendly work environment
• Assistance with tertiary education
• Positive health and safety culture
• Capability development programmes that enable advancement into leadership roles, along with skill development across different functional jobs; and
• A supportive and social work environment where enduring friendships and collegiality develop.
Horizons are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to ensuring we have a diverse and inclusive workplace so our people reflect the diversity of our region.
Please Note: When applying, you will receive an email from QJumpers with a link to complete your application. We will not receive your application if this link is not followed and the application completed.
Applications close Thursday 24 October