Senior Resource Management Planner

Are you an experienced Resource Management Planner? Want to work at one of New Zealand's fastest growing Councils?

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for someone to join our capable team as a Senior Resource Management Planner within a supportive and knowledgeable environment.

In this varied role you will be involved in providing professional planning advice to Council's internal and external customers, administering Council's planning documents including processing of resourcing consents and planning comments on PIMs and LIMs as well as undertaking District Plan policy work as required. Mentoring and supporting the training of the team, you will provide valuable leadership support to the team leader when required.

The successful candidate will have at least five year's practical experience in planning or resource management, with at least two of these being in Local Government and hold a relevant tertiary qualification in Urban/Regional Planning, Resource Management or a related discipline which is recognised by the NZPI.

You will be highly organised, have strong attention to detail and possess strong communication and interpersonal skills allowing you to relate well to a wide range of people to deliver a high level of customer service.

The Selwyn District is the second fastest growing community in New Zealand. We have a fantastic quality of life, great communities and thriving businesses. It is a great place to live, work and play. The Selwyn District Council works actively with our residents to maintain and enhance these enduring qualities, and to plan for our promising future.

Our offices are based in the growing town of Rolleston which offers a great family lifestyle and is an easy drive away from the ski fields, rivers and hills that make up Canterbury's stunning landscape.

If you're ready to develop your skills within a strong team then apply to join us today!

To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 4569800. Applications close 24 February 2019

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 4569800

Location: Selwyn

Closing Date: Sunday, 24 February 2019