About Us

At Hutt City Council our vision is to build a connected, resilient and inclusive city where all of our people thrive - Kia noho mai tēnei tāone hei pou herenga waka, hei pou herenga kaupapa, hei wāhi whai hua ki hōna iwi.

Our council has set out a bold and ambitious plan for us to achieve. We are facing some new and exciting challenges and this offers our staff unique opportunities to create innovative and positive changes with our communities.

We are reshaping our organisation to enable increased responsiveness to the needs and expectations of our communities, to be flexible in our approach, to meet future demands, to grow our capability, and to create an inclusive and progressive work environment for our staff.

About this role

You will help facilitate the effective management of the Council's roading infrastructure.  This will involve the management and oversight of infrastructure works such as kerb and channel and footpath renewals, vehicle crossing construction, asset inspection programmes, and the monitoring of, and providing technical advice to Contractors as well as Council staff. This is a unique opportunity to help create a better city every day.

About you

To be a contender for this opportunity you will need:

  • Demonstrated experience in road engineering or a relevant discipline
  • Knowledge and understanding of the provision of roading services
  • Working experience with NZS3910 and NZS3915 contracts
  • Knowledge of relevant road, engineering, NZTA and local government legislation, policies and processes as they apply to roading
  • Full unrestricted class 1 drivers licence.

What next?

This is your opportunity to be connected to your community. And, there's never been a better time to be a part of the team. If this is the opportunity you've been waiting for, we'd love to hear from you.

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: EFAM147880

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Saturday, 19 June 2021