This is both an exciting and rewarding career opportunity as well as the opportunity to live, work and play in the beautiful Ruapehu district an area of pristine rivers, majestic mountains, and lush native bush.
This role is a driver for the development, implementation and monitoring of Council’s policies and other strategic documents, including the Long Term and Annual Plans. An important aspect of this is assisting the community to develop their future, coordinating and facilitating consultation with community and interest groups, and pulling it all together for long term planning processes.
Applicants should have appropriate qualifications and have been part of the Long Term Planning process in Local Government. A high level of understanding of the Local Government Act 2002 is important.
Working for local government offers you the opportunity to work closely with your local community and to make a difference. As part of a small Council, staff are involved in a broad range of Council activities, which offers development in areas of particular strength or interest.
We would like to hear from applicants who can provide a fresh approach to the development of our unique district, who are motivated and enthusiastic for a position that will use and develop your creative and lateral thinking skills.
Apply online, or find a full job description and application form below.
Applications close Friday 1 June 2018