Community Facilities Officer

Otorohanga District Council prides itself on economic excellence, local participation and sustainable communities.  Our District is thriving with great development opportunities on the horizon, for both commercial and residential growth.

We offer stable employment, regular hours and ongoing investment into the professional development of our dedicated staff members.

We have the opportunity for a Community Facilities Officer to join the team.

This role is ultimately about effective stakeholder relationship management. 

You are the go-to person for anyone in our community who wishes to discuss any matters about Council owned parks, building and facilities. 

You also have responsibility for:

  • monitoring and reporting on servicing contracts

  • staff management

  • budget management

  • asset management.

    This is a senior role requiring a high degree of autonomy and accountability. 

    To be successful in this role, you will need to have an empathetic approach to issues management and be able to resolve matters diplomatically.  You will also need to have exceptional organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and assign tasks as required. 

     If you are a people-person with strong communication skills and an effective approach to relationship management, this may be the role for you.

    Applications for this role close at 5pm on Friday, 1 March.

    For a confidential chat about any of the above positions, please call Kylie Mouat on 07 873 7104 or send your cover letter and CV to


Permanent Full Time

Job no: BNAN943599

Location: Waikato, Otorohanga

Closing Date: Closes at 5pm, Friday 1 March 2019